Acupuncture Treatment of Neck Pain
Chief Complaint: Neck Pain
Western Diagnosis: Cervicalgia
Medical History: Amateur tennis player.
Past History of car accidents, (2001, 2004)
Standard American Diet.
Craves coffee, spicy food.
Questioning exam: Localized, dull, achy pain with stiffness.
Worse with pressure.
Pain along BL and Du channels.
Worse at night.
Better with hot baths.
Pulse exam: Pulse, Left-Thin and wiry, Regular rate
Right- Thin and Floating, Regular rate.
Tongue exam: Pale color, thin white coat, scalloping.
OM Diagnosis: Qi and Blood Stasis of localized nature.
Sinew and Tendon Deficiency, Liver.
Treatment Principle: Tonify Qi and Blood of BL and Du channels.
Tonify Liver and Blood
Liver Shu (BL 18)
Diaphragm Shu (BL 17)
Herbal Formula: Herbal Patches
Lifestyle Prescription: Avoid spicy and coffee.
Avoid damp foods.
Results: Progressively better with continued care.
Synopsis: Pretty classic case.
Clinic Name: Dr. Fred Lisanti, ND, LAc, RH(AHG), CHT
clinic address: 281 White Plains Rd.
Eastchester, NY 10709
clinic phone number: 914-961-7575
email address: email@example.com