Sooner or later, most people realize that Western medicine does not serve them completely. Despite scientific advancements, Western medicine continues to overlook the connection between the mind and body. Those with chronic pain can be particularly underserved by Western medical modalities. At Merriam Park Acupuncture, we aim to relieve pain and other ailments through using Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) to complement the Western medicine treatments our patients are receiving. Although we believe everyone can benefit from acupuncture and TCM, the most common conditions we treat are listed below.