What Is Acupuncture?

Acupuncture MNAcupuncture is a key component in Traditional Chinese Medicine dating back 4,000 years. The Chinese have described acupuncture as a technique that balances the flow of energy known as chi or qi. A professional acupuncturist inserts sterilized, hair thin needles into specific points to allow rebalancing of the energy flow or to stimulate nerves and muscles. It has been widely accepted and used in Western Medicine for the life enhancing results in relief from pain and over 40 diseases and conditions. Dr. Timothy Graff at Caron Chiropractic Clinic in St. Paul, MN is licensed for Professional Acupuncture and Chiropractic Care.