Our Mission at the center is dedicated to enhancing the physical, mental and emotional well-being through Traditional Chinese Medicine, in order to maintain optimum health.
At Millis Acupuncture Center, we strive to provide and promote:
- The practice and use of acupuncture and herbal medicine to treat patterns of disharmony as well as a preventive measure of illness for a wholesome well-being.
- Individualized care
- An informative resource guide to assist patients in making choices in their health, wellness, and treatment options.
- Carefully selected products — based on their nutrients, quality of production, reasonable cost, and effectiveness.
- Current and credible information.
In Chinese medical theory, food is considered medicine. Food has qualities and functions biochemically and energetically that target specific organs. Not only that, but the action a particular food takes to benefit that organ in terms of taste, color and temperature is what is included in Five Element theory. Food has a relationship to both the natural elements
A study conducted by Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has determined that the use of moxibustion at specific days during a woman’s menstrual cycle can decrease pain associated with menstruation. Dysmenorrhea or painful menstruation is a big problem for many women. This study used moxibustion, an accessory modality of TCM, to treat the pain associated with menstruation. The