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:
There are 684 specialists practicing Acupuncture in Illinois with an overall average rating of 4.8 stars. There are 25 hospitals in Illinois with affiliated Acupuncture specialists, including AMITA Health St. Alexius Medical Center Hoffman Estates, AMITA Health Saint Joseph Hospital Chicago and Northwest Community Hospital.