1. Medical Acupuncture and Cancer

    Are you a waiting room regular? Have you gotten tired of sitting in chairs and looking at magazines as you wait for yet another appointment about a condition that everyone has an idea about but no solution? It is time to make an appointment with the Advanced Integrative Rehabilitation and Pain Center in Washington D.C. Did you know that acupuncture can help treat patients? Many people are skeptica…Read More

  2. Why You Should Try Acupuncture

    Have you been thinking about trying medical acupuncture in Washington DC? If so, it's time for you to stop thinking about it and start scheduling your appointment! Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese medical technique that is primarily used to treat pain, but pain management isn't the only benefit you will see when you try acupuncture. In fact, acupuncture comes with many benefits, and when per…Read More

  3. Acupuncture for Pain Management

    You’ve tried ice. Heat. Medication. Physical Therapy. Exercises. But none of these things have relieved your muscle or joint pain. It’s time to consider medical acupuncture. Though there has been a lot of debate over whether acupuncture can relieve chronic pain, international research of 18,000 participants showed 50% experienced pain relief.. Clearly, acupuncture can make a difference. At the…Read More

  4. Part 2: Can You Be Too Young For Acupuncture?

    At the Advanced Integrative Rehabilitation Center in Washington, D.C., we often use acupuncture to help people manage pain. Sometimes, our treatment is enough to solve the problem, and other times, we are a long-term ally in the journey to great quality of life. Either way, acupuncture has helped hundreds of our patients accomplish what they truly believed was impossible. In our last blog, we intr…Read More

  5. Part 1: Can You Be Too Young For Acupuncture?

    For over 2,000 years, acupuncture has relieved people of pain and other discomforts. We don’t know exactly how it works - the Chinese practitioners say that the treatment modulates the body’s chi or energy pathways, while Western practitioners believe that the metallic needles stimulate the release of pain-calming chemicals. However, its effectiveness is proven. In this blog, we will explore t…Read More

  6. Top 3 Surprises About Medical Acupuncture

    In recent months, we've found ourselves having more frequent conversations with people who have never had medical acupuncture in Washington DC. It’s been a great reminder of how foreign acupuncture—the experience of getting a treatment as well as the underlying theory—still is to the majority of Westerners. Myths and misconceptions about acupuncture are rampant in a society whose medical c…Read More

  7. 4 Ways To Enjoy Acupuncture This Summer

    With summer officially underway in just 6 days, a lot of our patients are enjoying the sun and warmer temperatures - and not letting pain stop them thanks to medical acupuncture in Washington DC! 2015 is already halfway over and so it’s time to get serious about any changes or improvements that you’ve committed to making in 2014. How are you going to be healthier? In what ways will you be dif…Read More

  8. Debunking More Medical Acupuncture Myths For Washington DC Residents

    Here at Advanced Integrative Rehabilitation & Pain Center, we recognize that medical care is often what is needed when health care fails. We are not just workers in the field of medicine; we are providers of care across the spectrum of wellness and illness making a difference. Today we're taking a look at some more misconceptions surrounding medical acupuncture in Washington DC. You'll need t…Read More

  9. We Puncture Medical Acupuncture Myths For Washington DC Residents

    We are a health care practice in Washington, DC that promotes integrative medicine strategies to improve health.  We have been leaders in medically diverse care for nearly three decades. In doing this we have been ahead of the curve and, sometimes, the odd-doctor-out, something we don’t mind. There are definitely a lot of myths surrounding the practice of acupuncture. However, the reality i…Read More

  10. New Year’s Resolutions For Your Back & Spine

    New Year, new you, right? With all the New Year's Resolutions that you've probably been making the last few weeks, have you forgotten to think about your spine health? If you suffer from neck or back pain, it may very well be worth considering making some resolutions for your spine, too! Here at Advanced Integrated Rehabilitation Medicine and Pain Center, your premier location for integrative medi…Read More