Entries by Dean Campbell, Boise Acupuncturist

What is Orthopedic Acupuncture?

Orthopedic Acupuncture is a specialized form of acupuncture that excels at treating musculoskeletal issues. It differs from traditional acupuncture in several ways: A more complete assessment is done before treatment. Our assessment utilizes western concepts like range of movement (ROM), manual muscle testing, and orthopedic evaluative testing. It tells us what specific tissue needs to […]

Keep on Running with Sports Acupuncture

    The rhythm of the run, your heartbeat, shoes on the pavement, and the music in your ears. You’ve reached that magic mile when your thoughts and worries fade away and it all feels effortless. Running has so many benefits- physical vitality, mood enhancement, and all-important stress relief. Running can keep you sane.   […]

Winter in Chinese Medicine

In Chinese Medicine one of the main ways of staying healthy is to align with the seasons, and conversely, one of the main causes of dis-ease is to go against the seasons.  In this article we will explore at a basic level Chinese Medicine’s suggestions for Winter. Chinese Medicine as a system of medicine is […]