Medical Sports Acupuncture uses thin needles that are inserted into various areas on the body to induce positive therapeutic outcomes for high-performance athletes. Sports acupuncture also uses cupping and/or moxibustion therapy. The primary reason patients seek Sports Acupuncture therapy is for pain management and rehabilitation.
Medical Sports Acupuncture significantly expands upon fundamental Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) approaches to the treatment of orthopedic conditions. Adina performs an orthopedic evaluation of musculoskeletal injury, understands the biomechanics of conditions, generates a TCM diagnosis, and implements a treatment plan.
This treatment approach applies TCM principles to Western biomedical diagnosis; uses biomedical facts to help explain TCM principles, thus fully integrating both medical paradigms. As a result, the assessment and treatment strategies become highly effective for high-performance athletes.
Medical Sports Acupuncture enables treatment of chronic and acute sports related injuries and significantly reduces recovery time.
Medical Sports Acupuncture provides excellent recovery assistance for weekend warriors who need an extra boost.
MedicalSports Acupuncture helps deliver break-through healing for high performance, professional or collegiate athletes.
CHILDREN & YOUNG ADULTS
Medical Sports Acupuncture is a great option for middle school aged children and young adults in high school sports who are injured and want to get back on the court or field.
Whether the athlete is focused on better performance or struggling with performance anxiety before a big game, meditation can help. Meditation on a daily basis can help athletes cope with the mental demands and strenuous training many athletes face. Adina offers both individual and group personalized guided meditation sessions.