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Additional Modalities

Moxibustion

Other Modalities - Prinz Acupuncture in New York, NYCMoxibustion is a traditional Chinese medicial technique that involves the burning of the herb mugwort (known as moxa) to facilitate healing. 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. 

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.

Cupping

Erika Prinz Freed offers Acupuncture, Cupping, Facial Renewal in New York, NYCCupping is an ancient technique, used in many cultures, in which a special glass or plastic 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. It is often used for patients with immune issues, such as a cold, as well as for pain.

Electroacupuncture

Electroacupuncture involves attaching acupuncture needles at specific points to a device that generates continuous electric pulses, creating a slight tingling sensation. This safe and effective technique is often used in patients dealing with pain, neurological disorders, nausea and even skin disorders.

Other Modalities - Prinz Acupuncture in New York, NYC

Prinz Acupuncture NYC

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160 Broadway
Maiden Lane Wing, 10th Fl
New York, NY 10038
917.359.7974

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247 Third Avenue, Suite 503

New York, NY 10010
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