Conditions Treated

The World Health Organization (WHO) recognizes the use of acupuncture in the treatment of a wide range of common illnesses including:


Upper Respiratory Tract
acute sinusitis
acute rhinitis
common cold and flu
acute tonsillitis
acute bronchitis
bronchial asthma

Eye Disorders
acute conjunctivitis
central retinitis
myopia
cataracts

Mouth Disorders
toothache
post extraction pain
gingivitis
acute and chronic pharyngitis,

Gastrointestinal Disorders
spasms of esophagus
hiccough
gastroptosis
acute and chronic gastritis
gastric hyperacidity
acute and chronic duodenal ulcer
acute and chronic colitis
acute bacillary dysentery
constipation
diarrhea
paralytic ileus

Neurologic and Musculoskeletal Disorders
headache
migraine headache
trigeminal neuralgias
Neurologic and Musculoskeletal Disorders (cont.)
facial palsy
pareses following a stroke
peripheral neuropathies
Meniere's Disease
neurogenic bladder dysfunction
nocturnal enuresis
intercostals neuralgia
frozen shoulder
tennis elbow
sciatica
low back pain
osteoarthritis
carpal tunnel syndrome
back and knee pain
fibromyalgia/chronic fatigue
sports injuries

Reproductive and Gynecological Conditions
premenstrual syndrome
dysmenorrhea
amenorrhea
spotting and excessive bleeding
impotence
infertility
incontinence
prostatitis,

Mental Emotional Problems
stress
anxiety
depression
insomnia
addictions
eating disorders
smoking
alcohol and drugs


Alan Sher L.Ac.
Offices in Canoga Park & Westlake Village
805-338-4534
alan@alansher.com