Aquapuncture

    Aquapuncture is a form of acupuncture where a liquid is injected into specific acupuncture points. In contrast to the traditional tapered acupuncture needles, aquapuncture uses small gauge hypodermic needles to introduce a small volume of fluid into the...

The TCVM Examination

The diagnostic system of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine requires identifying clinical signs (Bian) and the pattern of disease (Zheng). The TCVM physical exam utilizes the four diagnostic methods in order to make an accurate diagnosis and effectively treat the...

Acupuncture for Wellness

Integrative medicine does not only benefit sick patients. Acupuncture and herbal therapy can be used prophylactically in wellness appointments to balance the body and make our pets as healthy as possible.  Because acupuncture stimulates the immune system, regulates...

Electroacupuncture

  Electroacupuncture (EA) is a form of acupuncture where an electrical current is passed between two acupuncture needles. In ancient China, acupuncturists manually twisted and pulsed needles to enhance stimulation of the specific points. Today, we are able to utilize...

Assisi Loop

Targeted Pulsed Electromagnetic Fields (tPEMF) [Image property of https://www.assisianimalhealth.com/] As a part of an integrative medicine approach to pain management in our veterinary patients, tPEMF therapy can be an important tool. This therapy method can be...