Balance Health’s registered Chinese medicine doctors combine the ancient wisdom of Chinese Medicine with a holistic view of your physical and emotional needs. In Traditional Chinese Medicine, the fundamental objective is to restore and maintain the natural balance in your body.
About Traditional Chinese Medicine
Also called as Oriental Medicine, TCM is a medical system that has been used by registered practitioners for thousands of years now to prevent, diagnose, and treat diseases. It is based on the understanding that the body’s vital energy called qi flows along channels called meridians in the body and keeps our physical, mental, emotional and spiritual, emotional, mental health in balance.
TCM practices are aimed at restoring the body’s balance and harmony between the natural opposing forces of yin and yang, which can block qi and cause disease. As of its coverage, TCM includes herbal therapy, diet, acupuncture, meditation, physical exercise, and massage.
Benefits of TCM
TCM is developed from ancient Chinese philosophy that we treasure the balance between human body and nature. So when a patient comes to us, we look for imbalance of the whole person instead of illness or diseases. In a sense, we have a wide range of “diseases”. It could treat neck pain due to stress, cough and running nose because you catch a cold; Or, it can help relieve symptoms caused by cancer. Moreover, we always want to be a step ahead to maintain the balance of our body before it really develops into certain diseases. Even if you don’t have any abnormal results of lab tests, we can help you understand your body features and guide you on how to take care of it through analyzing your body type. So, TCM can benefit everyone.
What to Expect
Your visit will begin with an in-depth assessment of your condition and an initial treatment. Depending on your needs, cupping, acupuncture, herbal treatment, moxibustion, or any of the other below treatments will be recommended to treat, heal and restore natural harmony for your constitution.