Acupuncturist, LAc
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East Nashville
Nashville, Tennessee 37206
"East Nashville Community Acupuncture offers affordable, effective acupuncture treatments on a sliding scale of $15-$35 per treatment. You decide what you pay; no proof of income required; no questions asked. Our mission is to provide the best possible care and make it available to everyone."
(615) 410-9618
Verified
East Nashville
Nashville, Tennessee 37206
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"East Nashville Community Acupuncture offers affordable, effective acupuncture treatments on a sliding scale of $15-$35 per treatment. You decide what you pay; no proof of income required; no questions asked. Our mission is to provide the best possible care and make it available to everyone."

Acupuncture in East Nashville, Nashville - 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. East Nashville, Nashville 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.

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Credentials for East Nashville, Nashville licensed acupuncturists?
A licensed acupuncturist in East Nashville, Nashville 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).