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Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine for Athletes and Active Individuals

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Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine For Athletes And Active Individuals

Whether you’re a professional athlete or just someone who enjoys staying active, our acupuncturists in Pasadena at Healing With Zen know, recovery is essential for maintaining your performance and preventing injuries. Athletes and active individuals are constantly pushing their bodies to the limit. As a result, they are more prone to injuries and muscle soreness. However, Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine For Athletes And Active Individuals can help them recover faster and perform at their best.

Acupuncture, cupping, and Chinese medicine are all traditional therapies that have been used for centuries to treat a variety of conditions, including sports injuries and muscle pain. These therapies are non-invasive and have been shown to be effective in reducing inflammation, promoting healing, and relieving pain.


Acupuncture involves inserting thin needles into specific points on the body. These points are connected to energy channels, or meridians. By stimulating these points, our acupuncturists can help to balance the body’s energy and promote healing.

Our Acupuncture sessions are effective for a variety of sports injuries, including:

  • Muscle strains and sprains 
  • Tendonitis, Bursitis, and Arthritis
  • Back, Knee, and Shoulder pain
  • Tennis elbow and Golfer’s elbow

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 Cupping is a therapy that involves placing glass or silicone cups on the skin. The cups are then heated or suctioned to create a vacuum. Our cupping sessions increase blood flow to the area and promote healing. Moreover, it is often used to treat muscle pain, tension, and inflammation. We also use it to treat sports injuries, such as muscle strains and sprains. 

Herbal Medicine  

Our Chinese herbal medicine can treat a variety of sports injuries and muscle pain. It also can help to reduce inflammation, promote healing, and relieve pain.

Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine For Athletes And Active Individuals

  • Reduce pain and inflammation:  can help to reduce pain and inflammation, which can speed up the healing process.
  • Improve range of motion:  can help to improve range of motion, which can help athletes return to their sport sooner.
  • Reduce muscle soreness:  can help to reduce muscle soreness, which can improve athletic performance.
  • Boost energy levels:  can help to boost energy levels, which can improve athletic performance.

If you are an athlete or active individual who is suffering from an injury or muscle pain, Our acupuncture and Chinese medicine sessions can help. To find out more about these therapies, or to schedule a consultation with our acupuncturists in Pasadena, please contact our office today. (626) 377 – 9596

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