Flying Turtle Healing Arts is a clinic specializing in acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine in Davis Square, Somerville, MA.
Our clinic is designed to be a safe harbor for patients and healers alike to discover, grow, learn, and celebrate every individual’s amazing capabilities to heal.
We use acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, cupping, trigger point therapy, and reiki to facilitate the healing process.
It is our hope that Flying Turtle Healing Arts becomes a haven for beginnings and endings, where people can reconnect with the miracle of their bodies and power of their intentions.
Conditions that respond to acupuncture
Acupuncture has gained acceptance and popularity in the recent years, thanks to its growing reputation for effectively treating conditions that vex conventional medicine – most notably pain conditions, womens’ health, and digestive issues.
- Insomnia and anxiety disorders
- Women’s health issues like menstrual pain, PMS, irregular periods, menopausal symptoms
- Chronic pain like arthritis, plantar fascitis, tendonitis, and of course, neck, shoulder and lower back pain
Acute conditions that Chinese medicine treats very well include:
Other areas of treatment that acupuncture can support:
- Fertility – to promote regular cycles, ovulation, fertilization (also applicable for couples undergoing IVF)
- Cancer recovery – to help the body recover from chemotherapy or radiation, reduce nausea, improve appetite, alleviate depression
- Stroke rehabilitation