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of the Black Hills

Herbal Medicine    Acupuncture    Nutritional Counseling

A Chinese Medicine clinic serving the Black Hills community.

Now open at two locations in Spearfish, SD

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It is my experience that acupuncture works very well to treat headaches. Usually a person who comes into the clinic with a headache or migraine will leave with it much reduced, or none remaining. With a series of treatments one can reduce the frequency and intensity of chronic, frequent headaches, or possilby overcome them completely.

Here are a few articles that show the effectiveness of acupuncture for the treatment of headaches--with some scientific backing.

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Happy to be Serving US Veterans

Veterans can receive acupuncture treatments with insurance coverage through the Veteran's Choice Program. Contact your VA primary healthcare provider to get started.

Why acupuncture?
  • Adverse reactions to radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy
  • Allergic rhinitis (including hay fever)
  • Biliary colic
  • Depression (including depressive neurosis and depression following stroke)
  • Dysentery, acute bacillary
  • Dysmenorrhoea, primary
  • Epigastralgia, acute (in peptic ulcer, acute and chronic gastritis, and gastrospasm)
  • Facial pain (including craniomandibular disorders)
  • Headache
  • Hypertension, essential
  • Hypotension, primary
  • Induction of labour 
  • Knee pain
  • Leukopenia
  • Low back pain
  • Correction of malposition of fetus
  • Morning sickness
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Neck pain
  • Pain in dentistry (including dental pain and temporomandibular
  • dysfunction)
  • Periarthritis of shoulder
  • Postoperative pain
  • Renal colic
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Sciatica
  • Sprain
  • Stroke
  • Tennis elbow
In an official report, Acupuncture: Review and Analysis of Reports on Controlled Clinical Trials, the World Health Organization (WHO) listed the following diseases, symptoms or conditions for which acupuncture has been proved — through controlled trials — to be an effective treatment: 
There's more!  Click here for more information about acupuncture and a link to the WHO report.
Hours of Operation
Treatments are available by appointment.

Tuesdays and Thursdays at 144 N. Main St.

Wednesdays and Fridays at 311 N. 27th St. 
Please call 605-644-6141, or email to schedule an appointment, or come on by.
144 N. Main St., Spearfish, SD 57783
311 N. 27th St., Spearfish, SD 57783  (same building as First Interstate Bank, and within Back to Basics Nutritional Education Center)