What Can Acupuncture Treat?

Acupuncture works by activating the body's own healing powers, so it can be beneficial for many health conditions. The World Health Organization (WHO) has documented many symptoms, diseases, and conditions that have been shown in controlled clinical trials to be effectively treated with acupuncture. Below are some common conditions I can treat, but please feel free to contact me about your specific health condition.


  • Sports injuries
  • Muscle pain
  • Back, neck and shoulder pain
  • Leg, ankle and foot pain
  • Arm, wrist and hand pain
  • Knee pain
  • Hip pain
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Repetitive strain injuries
  • Jaw pain (TMJ)
  • Dental pain
  • Sciatica
  • Arthritis
  • Tendonitis
  • Myofascial pain syndrome
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Postoperative pain

Digestive Issues & Nausea

  • Heartburn, Acid Reflux
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Chronic indigestion
  • Chronic loose stools or constipation
  • Acute and chronic gastritis
  • Morning sickness
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Bloating

Mental and Emotional Well being

  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Insomnia
  • Chronic Fatigue
  • Fibromyalgia

Respiratory Complaints

  • Sinusitis
  • Allergies
  • Cold/Flu (best result treated within 24 to 48 hours)

Female Concerns

  • PMS
  • Increased efficacy of In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
  • Manopause
  • Fibroids
  • Menstrual Pain/Cramp

Rivers Mountains

6006 Marquette Ter, Bethesda MD 20817

Tel: 240 630 1836

Email: support@riversmountains.com