Acupuncture is a method of encouraging the body to promote natural healing and to improve functioning. This is accomplished by inserting tiny needles and applying heat and/or electrical stimulation at specific acupuncture points.
In the right hands, acupuncture is a low-risk treatment. Dr. Friedman combines treatment of traditional Chinese acupuncture points with his medical experience and knowledge of nerves and muscles to help with headaches and other pain problems.
ADDITIONAL INFORMAITON | The American Academy of Medical Acupuncture
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION | National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)