There are several ways to manage physical pain, depending on tolerance, preference, and type of injury. Acupuncture is a form of alternative medicine rooted in Chinese practice that involves inserting thin needles into pressure points and pain areas in the body. It is designed to stimulate various parts of your body and promote a healing response. There are various acupuncture practitioners in the area, so we rounded up a list of them in Hoboken and Jersey City.
Acupuncture Atelier 1321 Washington Street
A 45-minute acupuncture treatment costs $140, and Acupuncture Atelier suggests that acupuncture treatments can help with depression and anxiety as well as women’s health and fertility. Co-founders Sara and Samia use all three methods of acupuncture to treat, and not mask, pain.
Classical Acupuncture + Wellness 113 Monroe Street
Belinda Batson Brown offers acupuncture in both Hoboken and New York City. She uses classical acupuncture methods hence the name, preserved as it was in its’ peak development. This means she is trained in the 74 acupuncture meridians as opposed to the 14 meridians others are trained to use. She also offers cupping, gua sha, and more.
Dao-Sheng Acupuncture 109 Grand Street #101
Dr. Shi-Hong Loh uses acupuncture to treat infertility and other women’s issues, as well as migraines, postpartum depression, and even cancer. Dr. Loh uses acupuncture to restore Qi, the force or energy in someone’s body, to its functioning state, moving through meridians connected to organ systems.
Hoboken Acupuncture + Herbs 79 Hudson Street #104
Hoboken Acupuncture + Herbs uses a combination of Eastern and Western practices including Chinese herbal medicine, cupping, moxibustion, and nutritional counseling, according to clients’ needs.
Hoboken Integrated Healthcare 90 Hudson Street
Acupuncture is one of the many treatments offered at Hoboken Integrated Healthcare, and the practitioners use it as one method to treat pain and injuries, migraines, spinal decompression, and more. The business serves all of Hudson county and can combine acupuncture with other pain relief methods to combat carpal tunnel, relieve pain, and more.
Hudson Healing Arts 51 Newark Street #403
Acupuncture for modern times is Hudson Healing Arts’ specialty. The practice combines it with herbal medicine, Reiki, Bach flower remedies, hypnosis, and more to offer a holistic, traditional approach to eastern practice.
Hudson Sport + Spine Chiropractic 70 Hudson Street #2B
Dr. Todd Givens and his team treat pain with a variety of different methods, including acupuncture. The team uses it to reduce inflammation, increase circulation and release pain-suppressing chemicals.
Kelly’s Points 1 Newark Street
At Kelly’s Points, the mind-body connection is key to healing. As a result, Virginia Kelly offers counseling, psychotherapy, feng shui consultations, cosmetic treatments, and more. Kelly offers most of the services herself.
Nurturing Life Acupuncture + Wellness 106 4th Street
Nurturing Life uses acupuncture and other treatments to revitalize spirits and nurture bodies. Combined with Reiki healing and other practices like Tui Na and cupping, the team uses acupuncture and other traditional eastern medicines to treat pain.
Sports Acupuncture + Family Wellness 36-42 Newark Street, #203
Dr. Chang uses acupuncture to diagnose the root cause of pain, treat the condition and recommend lifestyle changes that will benefit the patient’s mind, body, and spirit.
Treat Acupuncture + Wellness 51 Newark Street, #403
Treat combines acupuncture with Chinese traditional medicines and nutritional therapy for a holistic approach to wellness. Carla San Diego opened this office in 2015 and studied acupuncture and holistic healthcare after being diagnosed with a vocal condition.
Acu Equilibrium LLC 3523 JFK Boulevard
Young S. Ko believes acupuncture help with digestive relief and helps with bad habits and addictions. He also offers electro-acupuncture, sending electrical pulses through thin needles to clear out stagnant areas of Qi.
Acuworx Acupuncture Studio 190 Christopher Columbus Drive, Studio 3A
Acuworx offers custom-tailored treatment plans. The practitioners’ first step is to relieve pain, and then focus on wellness and self-care. Acupuncture is combined with cupping, gua sha, and Chinese medicine to relieve pain and stress.
Balance By Acupuncture 75 Montgomery Street
Carla Lescano uses acupuncture to aid her patients in quitting smoking and utilizes auricular acupuncture to use one aspect of the body the hands or feet, for example to treat the entire body for pain. She also offers cupping, gua sha, and tui na.
Erin Kumpf Acupuncture + Herbs LLC 212 Palisade Ave #1R
This women’s health studio uses acupuncture to help with infertility, IVF success, irregular menstruation, and more. The business combines it with other treatments like tui na, gua sha, and cupping for maximum success.
Harborside Sport + Spine 75 Montgomery Street #603
Harborside sport and spine uses acupuncture to reduce inflammation, increase circulation and treat a variety of injuries and stresses as a result of injuries and conditions. Practitioners use it coupled with other treatments like spinal decompression therapy to maximize success.
Lee TCM Health Center 293 Grove Street
Acupuncture, as well as acupressure, foot reflexology, and more, are all part of Lee TCM’s offerings. The practice uses these treatments to help relieve pain caused by sciatica, multiple sclerosis, and more.
Jersey Premier Pain 550 Newark Ave #201
Joint pain, cancer pain, headaches, sports-related injuries, fibromyalgia pain, and more are treated with acupuncture at Jersey Premier Pain. The business helps its patients with auto accidents and work-related injuries, among others.
New Jersey Rehab Experts 610 Washington Boulevard, 129 Newark Avenue
While New Jersey Rehab Experts focus on injury and illness belief, the team also helps patients with their overall well-being and wellness. The business believes energy balancing acupuncture is vital to a health and wellness regime.
NJ Acupuncture Center of Jersey City 550 Newark Ave #201
Since June 2016, Ani Baran has been customizing plans for her patients to help with pain and wellness. She uses acupuncture for weight loss and for chronic pain, as well as for migraines, anxiety, and improved sleep, among other things. Ani’s practice also has a Bayonne location — which is equally wonderful, if not more zen, and worth a trip.
SportsMed Physical Therapy 720 Bergen Avenue
Acupuncture for migraines, sports injuries, joint pain, nerve damage, and arthritis are all treatments offered at SportsMed Physical Therapy. The business has many locations across the state, with another Hudson County location in Union City.
United Therapies LLC 2787 John F. Kennedy Blvd C-11
Dr. Sun uses acupuncture to deal with pain caused by a variety of illnesses as well as lifestyle choices, including time spent in front of a computer.