5 Tips for Ensuring Effective Acupuncture Treatment

Acupuncture has been shown to be an effective treatment for migraines, stress, and other such health issues. It’s the reason that so many people in San Francisco are now considering acupuncture treatment for their unique health challenges. But before reviewing local options, it’s imperative to consider what you can do to improve the potential results achieved. In this latest post, we’ll explain more on the treatment process
1.Research local options
Make sure you research the local treatment options available. Review the specialists and make sure you contact a number of professionals before choosing your treatment expert. If possible, ask them about their treatment options, how they might approach a case like yours, and get a sense of what a treatment plan with them would look like to fully resolve your particular health issues.
2. Book a consultation
Before beginning acupuncture treatment in San Francisco, you will need to book a consultation with the acupuncturist. During the consultation, you will have the opportunity to tour their facilities and speak to the acupuncturists on staff. This can help you become comfortable with the company and ensure you’re at ease once the treatment begins.
3. Listen to the specialists
While it’s not always easy for some to follow direction on health care, it’s important that you follow the guidance of your acupuncturist. Listen to their recommendations and make sure you ask them if you have any confusion about the treatment options as you move forward.
4. Conserve energy
In the days and weeks after your treatment, you might feel as if you have more energy to take on tasks in and around the home, but this is the time in which you need to conserve your energy. Take the time to save your energy and rest.
5. Use heat on affected area
Heat on the affected area can help maintain the results from your acupuncture treatment. Make sure you apply heat as necessary to the affected space, if your acupuncturist recommends this.
Our trusted team at Anchor Acupuncture & Wellness is here to guide you on your treatment options. To learn more about acupuncture treatment services in San Francisco, call our trusted experts today!

Amanda Moler is a licensed acupuncturist and certified fertility acupuncturist (FABORM), serving San Francisco, CA.  Her educational background includes receiving a bachelor’s degree in Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution from Antioch College in 2001 and in 2010, her master’s degree from American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine. In 2008, she also attended Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in Chicago, IL for education on acupuncture and oriental medicine. Asa Fellow of the American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine, she has gained recognition for treating complex women fertility cases, providing guidance on painful side-effects of drugs, hormones, and maintaining the overall well-being of women. Follow Anchor Acupuncture and Amanda Moler on Facebook , Instagram, LinkedIn.