The treatment of conditions or symptoms by the insertion of very fine needles into specific points on the body in order to produce a response that can stimulate healing and effective pain relief. Each acupuncture point has specific actions when stimulated and when combined can result in a strong synergistic response. In some cases, utilizing acupuncture may reduce or eliminate the need for chronic medication.
Examples for use - treatment of osteoarthritis, hip dysplasia, IVDD (InterVertebral Disc Disease), Degenerative Myleopathy, acral lick dermatitis, recovery after orthopedic procedures (ie. Tibial Plateau Level Osteotomy, Extracapsular Repair), general fitness, some metabolic disorders.