Rachel Weissman

Acupuncture for Pain Management

Rachel uses gentle acupuncture needling and tissue manipulation to deactivate trigger points, 'holding patterns' and myofascial pain and dysfunction - promoting healing and eliminating pain. For patients, especially those with low back and chronic pain, acupuncture provides immense, long term relief.

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Effectiveness of acupuncture was almost twice that of conventional therapy in the treatment of chronic low back pain.

- Arch Intern Med. 2007;167(17)


Migraine and Headache Relief

Acupuncturists often see patients with tension headaches, migraines, or a combination. Fortunately, acupuncture offers powerful relief without the side effects from prescription and over-the-counter drugs. Rachel specializes in treating the underlying causes of headaches for her patients – muscle tension, hormones, or work related stress. At Health On Point, patients find dramatic relief with acupuncture. Rachel's cutting edge acupuncture treatments alleviate symptomss and can prevent further migraine or tension related headaches.

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“There is consistent evidence that acupuncture provides additional benefit to treatment of acute migraine attacks only or to routine care…acupuncture is at least as effective as, or possibly more effective than, prophylactic drug treatment, and has fewer adverse effects.”

- Acupuncture for migraine prophylaxis (Review), The Cochrane Collaboration, 2009


Sports Injuries, Athletic Performance and Endurance

As an athlete you may experience physical trauma, sprains or strains, over-exertion or repetitive injury when you 'overdo it'. In time, this creates long-term problems. Medication in the short term may help you return to your sport and life, this is only a temporary fix. Acupuncture has been used to treat sports injuries in China for centuries, it has now found its way to the West. In Great Britain, several professional football teams employ full time acupuncturists on their medical staffs.

Acupuncture is time-tested, safe and provides immediate relieve as well as long lasting benefits. Pain, swelling, stiffness, and limited range of motion ultimately resolve with acupuncture, providing you with the competitive edge you deserve.

Working with Rachel means achieving a stronger, faster and more agile you.

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