Services We Provide (please note that our practitioners will determine which treatments are the best for your healthcare needs, should you have any questions or concerns, please contact us.)
Acupuncture is an ancient healing art and sophisticated medical science that originated in China about 5000 years ago. It believes that a vital energy or life force known as Qi circulates around our body through some routes called meridians. There are 14 Meridians and each one is connected with a specific organ. For example: lung meridian, heart meridian, etc. If the flow of the life force is disturbed, resulting in deficiency, excess or stagnation of Qi, illness and malfunction if our body occurs. By inserting the needles at certain points along the meridians, the vital Qi is regulated, balanced or restored and helps return the body to its harmony and health.
Acupressure (a blend of " acupuncture" and "pressure") is an alternative medicine technique derived from acupuncture. In acupressure physical pressure is applied to acupuncture points by the hand, elbow, or with various devices. It is very similar to massage but the pressure is emphasized on certain parts of your body.
Chinese herbs have a history of more than 3000 years, and are one of the most important parts of the Traditional Chinese Medicine besides acupuncture. In China, there are over 3000 different herbs. However, only about 300 to 500 of these herbs are commonly used. Because these herbs can treat or help with variety of diseases and problems, they are also called herbal medicine. All of them are entirely from nature. Herbs are composed of roots, barks, flowers, seeds, fruits, grass, leaves, branches and etc. They are employed to balance the hyper-activity or hypo-activity of yin or yang, help the body restore its normal physiological functions and cure diseases. These usually do not have any side effects and can be taken with any other medication you are taking. Safe and natural.
Chinese cupping therapy is a process of suctioning or vacuuming sections of the body's meridian system for the purpose of drawing out toxins, pain management, increasing blood flow, and promoting a healthier flow of chi energies.
Electro-acupuncture is a form of acupuncture that involves the use of electrical pulses delivered on the specific traditional acupuncture sites along the body. The procedure can be done with or without the use of needles. This procedure is great with Stroke Rehabilitation, sports injuries, Bell's palsy and any partial paralysis patients.
Moxibustion is an alternative therapy that involves burning herbs and applying the resulting heat to specific points on the body. A technique used in traditional Chinese medicine and in Tibetan medicine, moxibustion is typically administered in conjunction with acupuncture. This is great for circulation, warmth, infertility issues.
Reflexology is a natural healing art which centers on the principle that there are reflex areas in the hands, feet and ears that corresponds to all the parts, glands and organs of the body. Through application of pressure on these reflexes, reflexology reduces tension, improves circulation and promotes the natural function of the related areas of the body thus helps to restore our body balance and promote natural health and vitality. Although reflex can be found in hands, feet and ears, nowadays, people are more associate it with the feet.
Gua Sha is a healing technique used in Asia by practitioners of Traditional Medicine, in both the clinical setting and in homes, but little known in the West. It involves palpation and cutaneous stimulation where the skin is pressured, in strokes, by a round-edged instrument; that results in the appearance of small red petechiae called 'sha', that will fade in 2 to 3 days. Raising Sha removes blood stagnation considered pathogenic, promoting normal circulation and metabolic processes.The patient experiences immediate relief from pain, stiffness, fever, chill, cough, nausea, and so on. Gua Sha is valuable in the prevention and treatment of acute infectious illness, upper respiratory and digestive problems, and many other acute or chronic disorders.
Full Spectrum Infrared Sauna
Health benefits of Full Spectrum Infrared Sauna Detoxification Sweating is the body’s safe and natural way to heal, stay healthy and detoxify. In a Sunlighten sauna, the average person sweats out 20% toxins and 80% water, while in a conventional sauna, the average person only sweats out 3% toxins and 97% water.
Weight Loss Studies have shown a 40 minute infrared sauna session can burn upwards of 600 calories. As the body works to cool itself while using an infrared sauna, there
is a substantial increase in heart rate, cardiac output and metabolic rate.
Relaxation Sunlighten saunas deliver the ultimate experience in relaxation. With the most therapeutic infrared heat found in Solocarbon® heating technology, our saunas are guaranteed to help you relax in comfort with an invigorating sweat that
will have you feeling stress-free with each session.
Pain Relief Clinical research on pain has shown evidence of heat responsive pain or HRP, which encompasses several common pain conditions that can be specifically treated with the use of our infrared heat therapy.
Blood Pressure Reduction Sunlighten’s Solocarbon® heaters were shown in a clinical study by the University of Missouri Kansas City in 2005 to lower blood pressure from a 30 minute infrared sauna session three times per week. Improved Circulation Sunlighten saunas heat your muscles with infrared rays and produces an increase in blood flow similar to regular exercise. Blood flow during infrared sauna use has been reported to rise from a normal rate of 5-7 quarts per minute to as much as 13 quarts per minute.
Skin Purification A study showed significant improvements in skin appearance after just 12 weeks of sauna skin therapy using near-infrared technology. Participants experienced a reduction in wrinkles and crow’s feet, as well as improved overall skin tone, including softness, smoothness, elasticity, clarity and firmness.
Wound Healing Studies conducted by NASA concluded that NIR LED light significantly promotes faster cell regeneration, wound healing and human tissue growth. Human cell growth increased by 155%-171% in some cases and wound size decreased by 36%.
Cell Health Sunlighten infrared therapy stimulates the circulatory system, which causes more toxins to flow from the cellular level to the skin’s surface to improve
cell health, aid in muscle recovery and strengthen the immune system
Automatic Thermal Massage Bed --- CERAGEM
CERAGEM combines Eastern health techniques handed down from generation to generation with the most scientifically advanced medical breakthroughs of today.
Relieve muscle pain
Relieve muscle stiffness and eases aches associated with arthritis
Improve blood circulation
This new generation of massage bed stretches out your spine and relaxes your muscles. The jade rollers rolls up and down, vertically and horizontally along the back muscles. This is a must to try for patients with back pain issues.
Tibet's fumigation therapy
Tibet's inaccessibility , for generations many years living in high altitude , cold and harsh environment . The unique climate, complex and diverse topography, rich drug information resource , creating a Tibetan Tibetan people against disease by around seeking instinct to survive, they often dredging Tibetan fumigation bath body to combat various diseases , ward off evil spirits , get rid of the disease has accumulated a lot of recipe .
Many elderly people still do not know what medicine taste it ! Drug therapy is thousands of years smoked collectors of folk medicine for generations , from the Tibetan steam understanding and use of Tibetan medicine and pharmacology fumigation generate combined experience of foreign rule , the first fumigation therapy is red-hot bricks into the liquid to produce a vapor fumigation body . Later, systemic and local fumigation fumigation , systemic fumigation , liquid into the tub, basin set in a small wooden bench , cover cotton , the patient benches , stools or not can also be directly bidet , ignition heating steam generating medicine .
Traditional fumigation therapy, the drug is usually boiled , steamed barrel on the cover, called the patient got into the bucket of steaming , then steam lid , and utilize steam fumigation patients with systemic medicine to prevent and cure of Objective disease. East west wellness center use cedar fumigation barrel fumigation bed and set the essence of ancient and modern therapeutic drugs smoked technological innovation as a whole, with a negative ion steam is boiling kits , automatic temperature regulation, alone with no cross-infection and multi-functional characteristics that make treatment from the original Tibetan smoked green towards economic and scientific fashion !