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Moxibustion

Other Modalities - AcuZen Inc. in Woodmere, NYMoxibustion involves the heating of acupuncture points with smoldering mugwort herb (known as moxa). Moxibustion stimulates circulation, counteracts cold and dampness in the body, and promotes the smooth flow of blood and qi. This safe, non-invasive technique may be used alone, but it is generally used in conjunction with acupuncture treatment.

Cupping

Deborah Rothman offers Acu-Zen Acupuncture in Woodmere, NYCupping is an ancient technique, used in many cultures, in which a special cup is applied to the skin and held in place by suction. The suction draws superficial tissue into the cup, which may either be left in place or moved along the body. Cupping brings fresh blood to the area and helps improve circulation. Traditional cupping, sometimes referred to as “fire cupping," uses heat to create a vacuum-like suction inside of glass cups. In modern times, cups that use a small pump to create suction have also been introduced.

Electric Stimulation

Electric Stimulation also known as electromyostimulation, uses electrodes that are clipped directly on to the Acupuncture needles. It is a therapeutic treatment that applies mild electrical stimulation in treating muscle spasms and pain. It can help prevent atrophy and build strength in patients with injuries. It is most helpful in treating Sciatica and joint issues, as well as utilized in weight loss protocols.

Tui Na

Tui na means "pushing grasping," and is a powerful form of Chinese medical bodywork. Based on the same Oriental medical principles as acupuncture, tui na seeks to improve the flow of qi through the meridian channels. Tui na is particularly effective for conditions involving muscles, tendons and joints, such as structural misalignment, orthopedic problems and sports injuries. It can also be used to treat internal diseases.

Qigong

Qigong means "life energy cultivation" and is traditionally seen as a method to cultivate and balance qi. The practice involves rhythmic movement, focused breathing, and concentrated awareness. Qigong is a safe and gentle meditative exercise that promotes healing of the mind and body.

 

AcuZen Wellness Center
Dr. Deborah Rothman, DACM, L.Ac., Dipl. Ac.


Deborah@AcuZen.com
Tel: (516) 203-4500
Fax: (516) 706-7004
347 Mulry Lane
Lawrence, NY 11559

By Appointment Only

Sunday: 8:00am-2:00pm
Mon,Weds,Thurs: 8:00am-6:00pm
Tues: 8:30am-8:00pm
Fri: 8:30am-2:00pm
Sat: Closed