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Acupuncture at La Starza Wellness

Acupuncture has been used with success for thousands of years. It can help people in pain, those with sleep problems, energy troubles or digestive issues. This form of Traditional Chinese Medicine is also highly effective for stress and anxiety. It’s used as a complement to your chiropractic care at La Starza Wellness, and can even strengthen the effects of your adjustment.

The far-reaching benefits of acupuncture include

  • Pain relief
  • Higher energy levels
  • Better sleep
  • A greater sense of relaxation
  • Lowered blood pressure

There are channels in your body called meridians, which can be controlled by specific points. Chiropractors deal with nerve flow and unlocking the nervous system’s full potential. Acupuncture is all about freeing up the channels, or meridians.

The needles are applied at specific points. The network of needles inserted at these points will increase the energy in an area, allowing you to function at a higher level.

The needles used in acupuncture are nothing like hypodermic needles. They’re so thin, they resemble a strand of hair. Dr. La Starza will demonstrate a needle on himself so that you can see it before you have any needles inserted in your body.

Dr. La Starza has been providing acupuncture for years, after experiencing the firsthand healing he got from this therapy. He studied under the well-known Dr. John Amaro, L.Ac., DC, FIAMA, Dipl.Ac (NCCAOM).

Arm Pain


Arm pain may be caused by a number of issues including unexpected injury, compressed nerves or long-term stress.
Arthritis

Stress on joints or complications associated with inflammation can be addressed through chiropractic care.
Back Pain

Sports injuries, car accidents and normal wear and tear commonly cause pain associated with any area of the back.
Bulging Disc and Herniated Disc

Spinal misalignments may unevenly affect spinal discs, making them bulge and herniate, ultimately causing pinched spinal nerves.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Numbness or tingling in the hands and fingers as well as wrist pain may result from a number of problems such as a compressed nerve in the wrist.
Elbow Pain

Workers and athletes alike experience elbow pain from doing everyday activities.
Headaches and Migraines

Chiropractic care can ease headaches and migraines, reducing both prevalence and intensity.
Knee Pain

The knees are high-stress joints that are prone to complications. By understanding the cause of your pain, Dr. La Starza can help provide the treatment you need to get back to doing what you love.
Neck Pain

Rigidity, tenderness and irritation may be caused by an unexpected injury or poor posture.
Numbness and Tingling

This is a recurrent symptom of compressed nerves. You may have sensations traveling up your arms or your legs.
Pinched Nerves

Dr. La Starza will rectify incorrect alignments in the spine and extremities to ensure no compressed nerves are present.
Sciatica

A sharp pain going down your leg can indicate that you have a bulging or herniated disc.
Scoliosis

Were you aware that childhood scoliosis can be prevented with chiropractic care? Dr. La Starza can also help adults manage their conditions.
Shoulder Pain or Frozen Shoulder

A shoulder joint that is not moving properly can make daily tasks seem impossible to complete. Chiropractic care can help you get back to working and doing the things that you love.
Whiplash

Whiplash is common following car accidents, and can also occur from sports related complications.

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