Patient Success Story
I was in a car accident 4 years ago and have been suffering from neck, arm, and shoulder pain ever since. I have been in a tremendous amount of pain. My primary care physician prescribed me pain medications like oxycodone and naproxen to cope with the pain, but even then I have not been sleeping well. I went to see a physical therapist but it only helped some. I have also tried a chiropractor but after a few treatments I started experiencing numbness in my fingers after adjustments.
Even though I am not a needle person I decided to give acupuncture a try, because I just wanted to feel better. Since starting treatments I have improved greatly. I have less pain and stiffness in my neck, arm, and shoulders to the point that I am coming off my pain medications and have been able to sleep through the night. As a bonus, acupuncture has also helped with the numbness in my fingers. Overall, I am feeling more energetic, less depressed, and have my spirits up high.
I've been receiving treatment from Zheng Gong for Rheumatoid Arthritis pain for 15+ years. I tried Western Acupuncture treatment prior and had given up on this alternative method as ineffective until I took a chance on Chinese Acupuncture. Through the years this treatment has aided in maintaining natural methods to continue functioning physically.
I started seeing Lei Liu for acupuncture for my chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (numbness, tingling, and burning in my fingers and feet following chemo). With just 3 visits so far, I've seen amazing improvement. The burning is gone and my dexterity is almost back to normal!!! This is such a huge relief. I'm so glad I've found something that helps. My oncologist is excited too, and credits the acupuncture with this improvement as this condition can take months to years to improve on its own.
Lei Liu is passionate about education, and always makes sure to address any question I have fully and gently. He's incredibly caring and wants to know the full story behind whatever issue I bring to him so that he can address it from all angles. G&L is his practice, and I'm certain that the rest of the providers in the clinic share these values.
Not only that, G&L is staffed by really nice, caring people who also clearly use critical thinking skills and aim to go the extra mile for their patients.
Last November (2015) I was rear ended by another vehicle and suffered from very bad headaches, pain in my neck, shoulder, and back, and felt very mentally foggy.
I went to see a chiropractor, but it was only after getting acupuncture treatments that I started feeling much better. My headaches improved by 70%, my neck, shoulder, and back pain reduced by 50%, and my head feels a lot more clear. Because of all this, I also feel much less stressed and happier in general.