The Chinese discovered over five thousand years ago, the complex relationship between stimulating a point on the skin to influence a particular organ or organ pathway. Acupuncture uses very thin sterile disposable needles that are inserted into acupuncture points to cause an effect in the body. In acupuncture, the doctor does not only treat the symptoms but also the whole person – body, mind and soul.
Your personalized plan of treatment begins with an in-depth evaluation to uncover any factors that may be preventing you from conceiving or maintaining a pregnancy.
We look at factors like diet, sleep, lifestyle and environmental factors to create a customized plan to restore your health and fertility.
Whether you’ve been diagnosed with high FSH or labeled a “poor responder” to IVF we can help stop frequent miscarriages or unexplained infertility.
Studies find women who get acupuncture— have a higher rate of pregnancy and births. Treatments address the challenges of getting pregnant like PCOS and stress.
Many fertility doctors recommend acupuncture to help lower anxiety levels, as stress can lower fertility hormones like progesterone.
Together, we will discover the best treatment options for you. Watch this video for more information on how acupuncture can help infertility.
Low level laser, cold laser or light therapy, is a treatment which uses different types of light to stimulate the tissues and cells of the body. Our cells have little powerhouses inside called mitochondria. Through stimulation with a low level laser, we are able to stimulate an increase in cellular energy, promoting healthier cell growth and improved egg quality.
With a cold low level laser, there have been great results seen after treatment:
There have been many studies recently which show that low level laser and LED (light emitting diode) therapies can significantly increase pregnancy rates of women, even if they haven’t found luck with other treatments such as IVF.
Through use of a cold laser, we are able to stimulate the flow of blood to the reproductive system and help to enhance production of cellular energy. The egg has more mitochondria than any other type of cell, therefore they require a tremendous amount of energy when developing. As a woman ages, the eggs typically tend to have less energy (ATP) in the cell, which impacts fertility greatly.
Fertility Massage is a gentle non invasive therapy that works by bringing the organs in the abdomen into alignment, strengthening the surrounding muscles and ligaments. This will improve blood flow, nerve function and lymph flow. It moves toxins to be flushed and nutrients that help to tone tissue and balance hormones.
The massage also focuses on breaking down any scar tissue, helping to loosen harden debris, encouraging a natural movement and clearing both and emotional physical congestion, leaving you and your abdomen feeling lighter and freer.
Some of the benefits of Fertility Massage are:
Confused about what to eat to improve fertility? Not sure what a “Healthy Diet” is? What exercises I should be doing? You are not alone. There is so much confusing and conflicting information regarding what to eat and how to exercise to be fertile and healthy that it can be overwhelming.
Our experts are very experienced in various diets and will dispel the myths of the S.A.D. (Standard American diet). We teach you how to recognize and eliminate the toxic foods and how to properly prepare healthy foods that optimize fertility. Not sure if a good diet can impact your fertility? Harvard thinks so.
A recent Harvard study shows just how important the right diet can impact your reproductive health.
Confused about what to eat to improve fertility? Not sure what a “Healthy Diet” is? Chinese herbal medicine has a long history of use in China (over four thousand years) to treat many diseases and conditions. There are over 470 single herbs and more than 400 herb formulations currently used by most Chinese medicine practitioners.
Chinese herbs are comprised of plants, minerals, shells, and animal products and only a licensed acupuncturist herbalist should dispense them.
Our clinic uses only the highest quality herbs to ensure the patient’s safety. We have selected Taiwan’s sulfur-free and pesticide-free herbs to ensure the best clinical outcome. These are prepared according to strict Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and subject to high levels of quality control.
Herbs combine well with acupuncture to balance the energy of the reproductive cycle to restore the body back to health.