Lisa M Hicks
Acupuncturist, LAc, DiplAc Verified
Office is near:
Granville, OH 43023
Are you tired of being sick? Are you looking for an alternative to medications and/or surgery? Are you looking for an alternative approach to being a healthier you? If your answer is 'Yes' to any of the questions, Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine might be right for you.
(740) 334-0485
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Office is near:
Granville, OH 43023
Are you tired of being sick? Are you looking for an alternative to medications and/or surgery? Are you looking for an alternative approach to being a healthier you? If your answer is 'Yes' to any of the questions, Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine might be right for you.

Acupuncture in 43023 - is it right for me?
Acupuncture is based on the concepts of oriental medicine or traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and is one of the oldest healing practices in the world. 43023 acupuncturists are health care professionals who evaluate and treat the many conditions, aches and pains that respond to acupuncture.

Acupuncturists insert very fine acupuncture needles into the body. The purpose of the needles is to stimulate acupuncture points or meridians. The needles do not inject any substance into your body and are so fine as to be virtually impossible to feel. In some cases, acupuncture may be accompanied by electrical stimulation or the burning of moxa, a form of heat therapy. Or use acupressure, where physical pressure is applied by hand or elbow to trigger points with the aim of clearing blockages in these meridians.

'Accupuncture' and 'Accupuncturist' are common mis-spellings.
Credentials for 43023 licensed acupuncturists?
A licensed acupuncturist in 43023 needs a minimum of two years college education and must complete three years of professional training and pass the State's approved licensing examination. The three year program includes both theory and hands-on clinical practice. Most States' professional training programs are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM) and by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM).