Laser Acupuncture

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What is laser acupuncture?

It is the use of a low-powered laser light with a specific wavelength used to stimulate acupuncture points in order to obtain similar effects as the traditional needle acupuncture. Once point selection has been established, the practitioner places the Qipulse pen on the acu-point for 10-15 seconds before moving on to the next point.

Is it pain free?

Absolutely.  Some people may hesitate to receive acupuncture due to fear of needles. Fortunately for those patients laser-acupuncture is one of the best options, because it’s fast, effective and completely pain free.

Is it safe?

Yes. It is the safest alternative method to traditional needle acupuncture, because the skin is not penetrated, and the laser beam causes no damage to or heating of the tissue. Even injured areas can be safely treated.

Is it effective?

Published scientific studies show laser acupuncture is effective for a large variety of complains. Also effective in smoking cessation where the laser will be used on the ears just like the traditional NADA protocol, weight loss, hiccups, allergies, urinary issues, menstrual pain, or any other complaint.

Cautions and contraindications

Laser beams are harmful to the eyes therefore it is contraindicated to use on the face or anywhere near the eyes and protective eye wear will be provided for patient and practitioner.