Acupuncture is part of Traditional Chinese Medicine practice that entails stimulating specific points on the body, most often with a needle penetrating the skin, causing a positive response in order to correct various ailments.
Electro-Acupuncture is the insertion of fine acupuncture needles into a specific area of the body (muscles, joint capsules) stimulated with mild electricity. It combines modern scientific physiology together with the benefits of traditional acupuncture.
Chinese herbal medicine is part of a larger healing system called Traditional Chinese Medicine. The Herbs are prescribed to restore energy balance to the opposing forces of energy - Yin and Yang - that run through invisible channels in the body.
Fire Cupping is a form of Traditional Chinese Medicine where heat is added to a glass cup causing a vacuum effect when applied to the skin. It is very helpful for pain management.
Gua sha is a traditional Chinese healing method in which a trained professional uses a smooth-edged tool to stroke your skin while they press on it. This motion raises small, red, rash-like dots that show under your skin called petechiae (sha).
Nutritional supplements include such ingredients as vitamins, minerals, herbs, amino acids, and enzymes. Dietary supplements are available in forms such as tablets, capsules, softgels, gelcaps, powders, and liquids. These supplements can be prescribed to help patients recover faster in certain cases of nutritional deficiencies than using diet alone.
Dietary adjustments are an affordable and effective way to ensure you are getting the daily recommended micro- and macro-nutrition from a TCM perspective to optimize your health. The dietary plan will be customized according to each individual's body constitutions.
This holistic approach helps you to focus on all aspects of your life and to get to the root of one’s pain points on the physical, mental, spiritual, and emotional levels and move on the path to synergistic relationship among mind, body, and soul.
The 12-Meridian Test is a completely non-invasive way used to gain valuable information about your body’s energy meridians. It uses physics and energy to assess your current health condition by measuring the conductivity of the entire body through examining very particular acupoints.
This test is non-invasive and uses a particular essential oil. This easy test also helps Dr. Liu to better serve you by selecting the proper acupuncture needle size, assigning the appropriate dose of Chinese herbs and supplements, predicting accurate intervals, and providing lifestyle or diet coaching, when customizing your particular treatment plan to fit your uniqueness.
This is a diagnostic method that measures the auricular cutaneous resistance. Analyzing the auricular points and taking the results can be a reference for diagnosis and as a foundation of point selection. The information we gathered can be applied for locating areas of concern and qualitative diagnosis.