Funded by Maryland Community Health Commission, CCACC Health Center explores non-medication alternative methods to help the patient to manage chronic pain. We are now happy to offer free 4-treatment course sessions for 20 patients with chronic pain. First come first serve.
Mr. Ben Huang is a Licensed Acupuncturist, nationally certified herbalist, and Oriental Medicine practitioner by NCCAOM(National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine) board.
Acupuncture: Insertion of very fine needles to stimulate movement of energy within the body, allowing natural healing to take place. There are five main theories on the mechanism of acupuncture: Neurotransmitter Theory, Automatic Nervous System Theory, Gate Control Theory, Vascular-Interstitial Theory, Blood Chemistry Theory.
Cupping treatment: Applying suction to certain areas to relax muscle, promote circulation and relieve pain.
Gua Sha: A gentle scrapping technique applied to surface of skin to treat certain pathologies.