Frequently Asked Questions
Here are the most common questions I get. If you have one not listed, please feel free to contact me.
Does acupuncture hurt? There are many different kinds of points on the body. For the most part, a patient should feel SOME sensation. Pain is usually too strong a word. Activation the Qi (chi) may have a variety of sensations, often pleasant.
Do you take insurance? YES! I am a provider for Carefirst, UnitedHealth, and Cigna. Call the number on the back of your card to see if acupuncture is a covered benefit OR contact me and I will do a verification for you!
How much does it cost? If your plan does not cover my services, my fees are $280 for the initial 90 minute evaluation and $135 for followup sessions.
Will Acupuncture help my (fill in your blank)? I do not make promises. Generally, I can tell you to the best of my ability, I will try to help you - even if that means referring to another health care provider. The best thing to do is contact me or to come in for a FREE 20 minute consultation.
What are your hours? Mondays and Fridays 8:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Tuesdays and Thursdays 2:45 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.
1st & 3rd Saturdays 8:45 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
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