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What is Sports Medicine Acupuncture®?

May 15, 2020

Sports Medicine Acupuncture® is an integrative approach of assessment and treatment that incorporates principles and techniques of both Traditional Chinese Medicine and Sports Medicine. The system was originally developed by Matt Callison nearly 30...

Providing quality care during the COVID-19 pandemic

Mar 23, 2020

To all of our patients, past, present, and future: We’re facing an unprecedented health crisis unlike any the world has seen since the Spanish Flu of 1918. SARS-CoV-2 has swept across the globe in record time forcing people and businesses to take...

Correcting Severe Antalgic Posture & Gait

May 09, 2019

The purpose in sharing this Sports Medicine Acupuncture® case study on correcting severe antalgic posture and gait is threefold: To show you that people with severe debilitating conditions can reclaim back their health and life. To introduce you to...

The Successful Treatment of Sciatica and Low Back Pain with Sports Medicine Acupuncture®

Jul 24, 2018

Introduction Low back pain with or without sciatica (Pain referred down the leg) is one of the most common ailments that inflict mankind. According to an article in the ...

Treating a Quad strain for a Super Heavyweight Powerlifter before the KERN US Open Powerlifting Meet

Jun 28, 2018

Background about the person and their injury: B is a well-respected powerlifter in San Diego. He had been training very hard for the annual KERN US open competition. This event was set to take place in less than 3 weeks. B came in to our office with...

Treating a high hamstring strain before a powerlifting competition using Sports Medicine Acupuncture®

Jun 05, 2018

Background about the person and their injury: V is a well-respected female powerlifter who is currently training hard for the KERN US Open Powerlifting meet. She contacted us toward the end of her training cycle, just a few weeks before the...

Free Acupuncture Treatments for Veterans through the Veterans Choice Program

Jun 08, 2017

Did you know if you served in the military and you now qualify for medical coverage through the department of Veterans Affairs that you also qualify for free acupuncture treatments through the Veterans Choice Program?? The Veterans’ Access to Care...

The Treatment of Whiplash related injuries with Acupuncture

Mar 04, 2016

Treating Whiplash with Acupuncture The two most common ailments that I treat in the clinic are neck pain and back pain. Out of the nearly 1500 treatments I did in 2015 at least 1200 of them involved some element of neck or back pain. Of course, pain...