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Enjoy the numerous benefits of traditional Oriental medicine by visiting our acupuncture clinic, Hackensack Acupuncture and Herbs in Hackensack, NJ. Acupuncture has been shown to be effective in the treatment of many conditions, including emotional disorders, digestive issues, and pain due to chronic conditions, such as rheumatoid arthritis. Acupuncture can also help reduce fatigue, aid in addiction recovery, and benefit a person’s overall wellness.
As a leader in Oriental medicine, we are pleased to offer acupuncture therapies, as well as constitutional treatment. We offer traditional Chinese medicine techniques and can also make diet recommendations based on a client's specific constitution. As an increasing number of insurance companies are covering acupuncture as a medical therapy, we are pleased to accept many different insurance plans.
A board-certified and licensed acupuncturist and herbalist, Dr. Kim is one of a few providers in New Jersey to have obtained the Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine degree. Dr. Kim has completed extensive study in the field of Oriental medicine, and he is also a third generation practitioner, following in the footsteps of his father and grandfather.
There are a variety of acupuncture techniques that are common practice today, including cupping, Gua sha, moxibustion and tuina. Many acupuncturists also use heat therapy, typically involving infrared lamps to aid in restoring balance, alleviating inflammation and reducing pain. Electroacupuncture is a therapy technique which involves hand insertion of needles, which are connected to electrodes. Electrical stimulation is used in order to have a stronger effect on the patient, as well as to provide the acupuncturist with more control over the stimulus amount.
At Hackensack Acupuncture and Herbs, we provide a variety of acupuncture services. We are pleased to offer Korean, Japanese, and traditional Chinese acupuncture. We also offer five-element, trigger point, and auricular acupuncture. In addition, we provide eight constitutional medicines to help improve clients' overall health and reverse chronic conditions.
Chinese herbal medicine is an integral part of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), an integrated system of primary health whose roots span thousands of years in China and other regions of East Asia. We offer customized herbal formulas for each body type, based on Eight-Constitution Medicine and the specific need of each patient, such as infertility, fatigue, weight loss, etc.