Medical acupuncture is an evidence-based technique that is a safe and effective way to treat a variety of symptoms and conditions. Treatment has been proven to alleviate many different types of pain by stimulating the body’s various systems. It can help to relieve pain and improve overall well being.

At A4A, we provide both medical and TCM acupuncture. A4A’s medical acupuncture is provided by Dr. Ryan Scott, D.C. He received his certification through the Contemporary Medical Acupuncture program at McMaster University. TCM acupuncture is provided by Dr. Janet Ho, D.C.

Benefits of Acupuncture

  • Pain relief
  • Increased relaxation
  • Relief of muscle tension
  • Better sleep
  • Improved blood flow
  • Increased function and mobility

Conditions We Treat with Acupuncture

Acupuncture is suitable treatment for a range of conditions. At A4A, we provide medical acupuncture for both acute and chronic symptoms and conditions, including:

Achilles tendinopathies, Arthritis, Bursitis, Carpal tunnel syndrome, Golfer’s elbow, Headaches, Jaw pain, Ligament sprains, Muscle tears, Rotator cuff dysfunction, Shin splints, Tennis elbow

Acupuncture Treatment

Acupuncture may be recommended as part of your treatment plan for injury rehabilitation or pain relief. A4A’s Functional Integrated Approach combines different types of manual therapy to facilitate the fastest recovery for patients.

You’ll receive an individualized treatment plan outlining the frequency and duration of acupuncture sessions we recommend for recovery.

New to acupuncture at the A4A Therapy Clinic? Here’s what you need to know.

During an acupuncture session, a trained practitioner inserts very thin needles through the skin to stimulate muscles, nerves and tissues. By placing these needles at strategic points on your body, acupuncture can be used to target areas of pain and discomfort.

A4A’s Functional Integrated Approach to Rehabilitation