About 1 in six Americans suffer from chronic headaches. Studies have shown that acupuncture is more effective than medication in reducing the severity and frequency of chronic headaches. Western medication does not treat the cause of the headaches, but temporarily relieves them.
Dr. He will assess your symptoms and construct a treatment plan specifically for you. Depending on where your headache is, the intensity of the pain, and the frequency of the headaches, she will determine your corresponding diagnosis.
In Chinese Medicine, unlike Western Medicine, there are several different diagnoses for why you are having headaches or migraines. By treating the root cause, Dr. He will be able to not only help with reducing and stopping the pain, but to prevent them from recurring.