Do you need acupuncture in Annapolis, Maryland? Sheri Barnes is an Annapolis Acupuncturist, Licensed Massage Therapist and Occupational Therapist with over 22 years experience in healing services. Her combined therapy services adn understand of both Eastern and Western medicine allow her to provide the most effective treatment for you.
Acupuncture originated in ancient China over five thousand years
ago. As a healing art, acupuncture has been used all over the world
for centuries and is the primary source of health care for approximately
one third of the world's population. Acupuncture is widely
accepted in the United States and has been endorsed by the World
Health Organization (WHO) and the National Institutes of Health
works by balancing Qi (pronounced "chee")-your vital energy or life
force. According to Chinese medicine, universal laws of nature govern
the human body as well as the world around us. Qi flows through
your body in much the same way streams, rivers and oceans flow on
earth. When Qi is flowing smoothly there is wellness, balance and
harmony. When Qi is not flowing smoothly, there may be symptoms
of pain and disease.
Benefits of Five Element Acupuncture
Acupuncture, also known as five-element acupuncture, functions on
all the levels of the body, mind and spirit. Acupuncture effectively
treats a variety of health concerns, including headaches, allergies,
insomnia, back pain, chronic illness, menstrual difficulties, injuries, digestive
disorders, addictions and stress.
people who have experienced the benefits of acupuncture report that
sick less often and recover more quickly.
- Have increased vitality and stamina.
- Have become active partners in their health care.
- Have richer, more harmonious relationships.
You Will Experience As a Patient
approach is used in each treatment, taking into account each individual's
body, mind and spirit. Respect, compassion and confidentiality for
patients is at the core of all that we do.
will receive the care and concern of a carefully trained, licensed
professional, ready to listen and ready to help.
About Acupuncture Needles
know that acupuncture is an art and science that encompasses so
much more than just sticking needles in people. The practitioner
uses all of the senses, to see, to hear, to feel and to ask, to
offer help and guide your healing. Warmth is often used to nourish
Qi, and this is done with the burning of an herb called Moxa. Touch
and palpation are also very valuable tools in treating acupuncture
is important to know that acupuncture needles are extremely thin,
about the thickness of two human hairs. The needles are sterile,
individually packaged and disposed of after each use. During treatment
most needles are inserted just beneath the skin and although sensations
vary from person to person, most patients report little to no discomfort.
and Sheri will spend one hour together during
your initial visit at her Annapolis Acupuncture Office called The Center Annapolis. During this time your reasons for receiving
acupuncture and what benefits you wish to attain will be discussed.
Your health history will be reviewed and a physical exam will be
Relationship Between Acupuncture
and Other Medical Care
is complementary to Western medicine, meaning they are designed
to work together. People who are under a physician's care should
continue with the established plan of care. You should continue
to take medication that has been prescribed by your physician.
Don't Need To Be Ill
sense of well-being and the benefits of a fully enjoyed life are
available to everyone. You don't need to be sick or in discomfort
to realize true health. All it takes is a willingness to work together
with Sheri to help you become the best you possible.
Acupuncture Face Lift / Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture
Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture, sometimes called acupuncture face lift, cosmetic acupuncture are acupuncture treatments designed to reduce wrinkles of the face. This includes wrinkles around the eyes, forehead, mouth, etc. Benefits can include erasing shallow lines, smoothing out lines, and softening deeper furrows. Acupuncture Face Lift / Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture is a low cost, non-surgical face lift alternative to plastic surgery, Botox, Restylane, harsh chemical peels and similar treatments to reduce or eliminate wrinkles on the face. Learn more. Acupuncture Face Lift.
is an Annapolis, Maryland Acupuncturist. She provides acupuncture
in Annapolis by appointment at her Annapolis,
Maryland office. To learn more about Sheri, click
schedule an Annapolis
Acupuncturist or Occupational
Therapy appointment with
Sheri Barnes, please use the
online contact form on this web site or contact Sheri
by telephone at 443-924-6363.