Acupuncture at Riverside Chiropractic Wellness Center in Medford, MA
What is Acupuncture?
Acupuncture is the oldest practiced medical system in the world, and is used by 1/3 of the world’s population as a primary health care system. Acupuncturist will use extremely fine, hair-thin needles that are placed at specific acupuncture points on the body. When the needles are inserted, the client may experience a sensation of warmth or tingling. Most people are surprised to find treatments quite relaxing. The length and frequency of a treatment may vary for each individual. Because of its relatively low cost and its non-invasive nature, acupuncture has become a highly popular form of complementary health care in the United States.
Benefits of Acupuncture
Patients who are committed to a healthy lifestyle and receive ongoing acupuncture treatment for maintenance and health promotion experience:
- less illness and quicker recovery
- improved vitality and stamina sustainability of good health
- more harmonious relationships
- reductions of long-term health care costs
Nancy Sposato is a nationally-board certified and licensed acupuncturist who has been practicing acupuncture and related modalities for 20 years. She is a graduate of TAI/SOPHIA Institute in MD, now known as MUIH. She practices 5 Element, and TCM acupuncture.
5 Element Acupuncture is an ancient system of Chinese medicine that is rooted in nature and follows the movement of natural laws. Seeking out the root cause of the persons imbalance restores holistically all levels: Mind, Body, Spirit. TCM is also a system of Chinese Medicine which incorporates all facets of the human condition, the integration of both systems is where it's believed greatest success in a persons health takes place. Nancy also incorporates Shiatsu acupressure into the treatment when needed. Organic grade essential oils are also added into a massage for specific needs of each patient.
Nancy brings warmth and compassion to the treatment room and uses these qualities as gateways to healing for her clients.
Nancy specializes in: Women’s Issues • Perimenopause • Menopausal Symptoms • Weight Issues • Mood Swings • Hormonal Imbalance
Initial consultation and treatment visit: $95 (90 min)
1 Session: $75 (60 min)
3 Sessions: $215
5 Sessions: $355