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Acupuncture and Massage Therapy for Kids & Teens

Acupuncture is one of the most natural and gentle ways to treat children and teenagers. Because most children and teens are not encumbered with chronic medical conditions, their treatments are extremely effective and their issues are often resolved quickly and without complication.

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Massage Therapy for adolescents at the Kokin Healing Center.

The most natural and gentle way to treat children and teenagers

Acupuncture is used for children and adolescents with various types of conditions, including muscle pain or trauma, post surgical pain, anxiety, insomnia, digestive problems, dermatological/acne, hormone imbalances, and PMS/gynecology. In our center, we use specialized pediatric acupuncture needles for virtually pain free treatment.

We also offer pediatric massage therapy. We respect that some children and teens may be hesitant when it comes to the idea of using acupuncture needles, so we offer a variety of massage therapy services. All of our therapists are licensed in massage therapy for children and adolescents.

Many pediatric and adolescent conditions respond very well to certain herbal medicines, supplements, and/or loose leaf teas. We offer a variety of choices in our office and will provide guidance with regard to directions and dosing.

The Kokin Healing Center also provides nutrition consultation for children. Whether the condition is diabetes, obesity, allergies, or finicky eaters, our nutritional counseling is extremely effective.

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Chinese Medicine involves a complete program of acupuncture, herbal medicine, massage therapy, nutritional counseling, and lifestyle modification.
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We believe in a complementary approach to treatment and work closely with the patient's physicians to best fulfill the patient's needs.
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Our Services

We believe in treating each patient with a comprehensive strategy involving acupuncture, nutrition, and Chinese herbal medicine.
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