What We Treat

Hummingbird Community Acupuncture has been serving the Boulder community for the past 14 years.  During this time we have treated a very wide variety of conditions and health complaints.  We are proud to say that we have had great success with most pain and ailments.

We work hard to keep ourselves updates on the latest materials and research in different areas of expertise to help us provide a high standard of care to all of our patients.  We are not afraid to say we need more time to conduct further research.  This allows us to keep our patients well informed.

Hummingbird Community Acupuncture of Boulder, CO prides ourself in saying that we treat everyone walking through our door with compassion.  Our goal is to empower everyone towards positive change in their lives and to put a smile on their face.  We also understand our limitations and will readily refer someone out to another practitioner if the need arises.

 

Pain and Injury

At Hummingbird Community Acupuncture  we have successfully treated many different kinds of acute and chronic pain.  We utilize acupuncture, myofascial massage, and Trigger Point Therapy. This combination works effectively in relieving symptoms quickly.

How Acupuncture helps pain:

•  Produces endorphins-natural pain killers

•  Increases circulation to the tissues

•  Boosts the immune system

•  Breaks up adhesions

•  Restores balance

Read more: Acupuncture and Chronic Pain Management, Efficacy of Acupuncture in Chronic Shoulder Pain

Chronic Disease

Understanding chronic disease can be a challenge.  We have dedicated a good part of our education to learn how to treat several chronic disease conditions.  We are currently treating lyme disease, fibromyalgia, CFS, MSIDS, retinitis pigments throat issues.   If you don’t see your condition here please give us a call to see if we can help.  WE are doing out best to constantly update our knowledge.

Our Holistic Approach to treating chronic disease:

• Nutritional and dietary advice

• Emotional support

• Detox

• Chinese Herbal Therapy & Supplements

• Acupuncture and other healing modalities

Read more: Treating Chronic Inflammatory Diseases with Chinese Herbs: “Gu Syndrome” in Modern Clinical Practice 

Woman’s Health & Fertility Support

We help women live healthy lives and feel great by healing imbalances related to menstrual issues, PMS, migraines, headaches, menstrual cramping, stress, and fatigue.

We are also trained and experienced in Chinese herbal therapy and acupuncture to support you in all the transitions of life, including fertility enhancement, healthy pregnancies, and on through menopause.

Chinese Herbal Therapy and Acupuncture can help:

• Alleviate menstrual irregularities

• Enhance fertility

• PMS symptom relief

• Migraine relief

• Menopause support

• Increased energy

• Stress management

Read more: Acupuncture in Reproductive Medicine, Acupuncture and Women’s Health

Emotional Wellbeing

Acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, CranioSacral Therapy, and bodywork therapies help restore balance within the body.  By addressing the root cause of the disharmony your mood and wellbeing will improve with increased energy to tackle life with a positive attitude.  We want all of our patients to enjoy a full and happy life.

Some common emotional conditions that can be successfully treated:

•  Anxiety

•  Stress

•  Sleep disorders

•  Depression

• OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Dosorder)

• Anger

• Apathy

• Lack of Motivation

Read more: Building mental and emotional wellbeing with Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine

Digestive Disorders

Digestive health is key to having a happy, healthy life.  If digestive function is impaired it can negatively impact many aspects of our lives.    At Hummingbird Community Acupuncture we deal with each case on an individualized basis to accurately determine the root cause of each patient’s malaise.  We provide guided dietary instruction, lifestyle suggestions, herbal and supplement therapy, along with any of our healing modalities.

Our goal is to:

• Reduce discomfort

• Establish a long-term goal

Read more: Acupuncture for gastrointestinal disorders: myth or magic