Thursday, July 8, 2010

Getting to the Source of Pain:

Diagnosing and Treating the Root Cause
By Amanda Lewis, L.Ac.

June 16th, 2010, 5:30-7pm
Greenstar’s Meeting Room

In June’s class, Amanda Lewis, licensed acupuncturist and Chinese medical practitioner, will cover the basic methods of successfully diagnosing and treating pain according to Chinese Medicine. She will address these main points:

  • Determining the Cause of Pain
  • Establishing the Pattern
  • Treating Pain According to the Pattern

Amanda will provide an explanation of the various causes of pain, as well as discuss specific treatment methods that include the use of acupuncture, foods, and herbal remedies.

This class will also include a special demonstration of acupuncture and related therapies, such as cupping and moxibustion.

At the end of the class, we'll take a tour through Greenstar, highlighting some of the foods and supplements mentioned in the class.

Amanda Lewis is nationally board-certified and licensed in acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine. She graduated from Southwest Acupuncture College (Boulder, CO) and has many years of experience in both Western and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM).

She currently sees patients at the PADMA Center for Natural Therapies in downtown Ithaca and at the Orthopedic Associates clinic in Binghamton.

To schedule a consultation with Amanda, call (607) 768-5958.