Conditions Treated

Roxborough Community AcupunctureAcupuncture does far more than just treat “conditions”, it treats people!  It helps the body recover balance and restores and enhances the body’s own natural healing ability.

But, since people always ask, the World Health Organization recognizes the use of acupuncture in treating a wide range of conditions, including:

Digestive: heartburn, peptic ulcers, diarrhea, constipation, indigestion, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Ulcerative Colitis, anorexia/bulemia, hiccough, gastritis

Respiratory: emphysema, asthma, allergies, frequent colds, bronchitis, sinus infection, acute tonsillitis

Neurologic: headaches, migraines, insomnia, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s, neuralgia, dizziness, facial palsy (e.g. Bell’s Palsy), peripheral neuropathies, tinnitus, meniere’s disease, neurogenic bladder dysfunction, bedwetting, intercostal and post herpetic lesion neuralgias

Muscular-skeletal: arthritis, back, sciatic, neck, hip etc. pain

Urogenital: stress incontinence, urgency, urinary tract infections, sexual dysfunction, male infertility

Gynecological: irregular, heavy, or painful periods, PMS, endometriosis, menopause, night sweats, hot flashes, nausea in pregnancy, breech presentation, infertility

Circulatory: high blood pressure, heart disease, poor circulation

Dental: toothache, TMJ, dry mouth

Disorders of the Eye:  central retinitis, strabismus, macular degeneration, cataracts

Emotional & Psychological: depression, anxiety, stress, grief, panic

Addictions: drug, alcohol, tobacco, food

Chronic Conditions: fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, ADD/ADHD, Hepatitis C, HIV/AIDS, immune dysfunctions, cancer, candidiasis

Children: asthma, allergies, digestive disorders, poor appetite, failure to thrive and growth delay, ADD/ADHD, anxiety, depression, emotional instability, hormone disorders

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Roxborough Community Acupuncture 5 star rating
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As of June 25, 2019

601 DuPont Street, Phila, PA 19128

Monday 10 -1 and 4 – 7

Tuesday 10 – 6

Wednesday 2 – 7

Thursday 10 – 6

Friday 10 – 2:30 – DuPont Street

Sunday 4 – 6




Our community’s history

The "S" Bridge over the Schuylkill River at Manayunk, Philadelphia, PA, built in 1884.