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 822 specialists practicing Acupuncture in Portland, OR with an overall average rating of 4.8 stars. There are 12 hospitals near Portland, OR with affiliated Acupuncture specialists, including OHSU Hospital - Marquam Hill Campus, Adventist Health Portland and Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center.
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