Acupuncture: What Is It?


At Wasatch Chiropractic Practice in Farmington, UT, we offer clients premium acupuncture services. Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese practice with a wide variety of therapeutic benefits. Dr. Sidney Hendricks has over two decades of experience helping patients recover from all types of conditions using natural treatment methods. Read on to learn the various ways acupuncture can help relieve pain and improve overall well-being.

What is acupuncture?

Acupuncture is one of the oldest healing methods in traditional Chinese medicine, meaning there are hundreds of years of evidence of its effectiveness. It involves the insertion of thin metal needles into key points in the patient's body. These points trigger the body to respond in various ways. Many people like acupuncture for its ability to relieve pain and help them relax. It's a great natural treatment option that is usually used to supplement others.

Who is acupuncture for?

Acupuncture is renowned for its ability to help with a wide variety of conditions. It's proven useful for injury rehabilitation, chronic pain relief, and more. If you're looking for an alternative solution to a common chiropractic condition, acupuncture might be for you. Conditions commonly treated with acupuncture at Wasatch Chiropractic Practice of Farmington, UT, include joint pain, carpal tunnel, tension, migraines, and more. Various acupuncture points have been shown to help with all types of conditions, ranging from allergies to anxiety.

What to Expect at Your First Acupuncture Session

If you're interested in learning more about acupuncture, get in touch with us to schedule an initial consultation with Dr. Hendricks. At this appointment, he'll evaluate your symptoms and help you decide whether acupuncture is right for you. Many patients are scared at the first treatment, but it's a fairly painless process since the needles are so thin. Sometimes, pressure or aching can be felt when the needle hits the intended point, but discomfort is minimal compared to other common treatment options. Our facilities use sterile equipment to give patients high-quality treatment. Dr. Hendricks has over two decades of experience helping patients achieve stellar results with natural health remedies.

If acupuncture sounds like the answer to your health concerns, reach out to Wasatch Chiropractic Practice of Farmington, UT, today! Our friendly staff is on standby to answer questions. Call us at (801) 451-7900, or fill out this online contact form. We look forward to supporting you on your health and wellness journey.

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