Learn more about Acupuncture Specialists and how to choose the right one for you
An acupuncturist is a healthcare provider who specializes in acupuncture. Acupuncture is a form of alternative medicine that involves needle therapy—inserting very thin needles into the skin to promote alternative pain relief, healing and wellness. Acupuncture, or skin needling, can improve a wide range of symptoms and conditions, including pain and psychological disorders, as well as maintain health and improve energy levels.
An acupuncturist typically:
- Reviews and evaluates a patient’s health history and current conditions and symptoms
- Explains acupuncture treatments and other complementary treatments including acupressure and herbal supplements
- Determines where to insert the acupuncture needles
- Provides acupuncture and related therapies
There are 403 specialists practicing Acupuncture in Oakland, CA with an overall average rating of 4.7 stars. There are 6 hospitals near Oakland, CA with affiliated Acupuncture specialists, including Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Alta Bates Campus, Contra Costa Regional Medical Center and John Muir Health, Concord Medical Center.
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