River City Wellness Brings Acupuncture and Other Holistic Health Treatments to the Louisville, Kentucky-Area

November 30, 2018 (PRLEAP.COM) Health News
Louisville, KY. Nov. 30, 2018. River City Wellness offers Louisville, Kentucky-area residents holistic health treatment options to reduce pain and boost immunity. These services include the scope of Oriental Medicine: acupuncture, cupping, moxabustion, herbal therapy and more. One benefit of these holistic treatments is that they are typically used in conjunction with traditional Western medical approaches. Additionally, they have few, if any side effects.

Acupuncture is becoming a more common health care option for many Americans as an increasing number of scientific studies provide evidence of its benefits. Acupuncture has been shown to reduce pain, nausea, anxiety and fatigue for many people. It is also linked to heightened immunity, improved sleep, and overall well-being. The World Health Organization (WHO) now endorses treating 31 different conditions with acupuncture.

Lindsay Matthews, the acupuncturist at River City Wellness, has over a decade of experience. As a licensed acupuncturist with a Masters in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, Lindsay has successfully worked with hundreds of patients, completing thousands of hours of training and clinical experience. Lindsay's experience also includes the completion of clinical studies in Nan Jing, China. She is nationally certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and is State certified in Kentucky. Her ongoing education includes work towards the Certificate Program of Advanced Japanese Acupuncture Techniques studying under Master Kiiko Matsumoto.

Describing her approach to care, Lindsay explains, "Acupuncture is extremely effective as a result of the goal as a health care practitioner to facilitate health and wellbeing for my patients physically, emotionally and mentally. I advocate health through education of the body, and how our habits affect us, by bridging the gap between the Eastern and Western medical perspectives. I always knew that I was meant to help others, and it is with deep gratitude that I have found the healing arts of Chinese and Japanese medicine."

Some of the common health conditions treated at River City Wellness include: musculoskeletal pain such as common sports injuries and back tension, respiratory issues including allergies and cough, gastrointestinal problems, headaches and migraines, and stress-related problems. However, the list does not end there.

The holistic approach used by River City Wellness has provided many benefits to patients who felt they had no where else to turn to. Read testimonials for details.

For more information, visit River City Wellness online or call: 502-822-0626. Appointments, which typically last about 60 minutes, can be easily scheduled online and by phone.

River City Wellness offers an environment where growth and healing occur alongside a deeper understanding of how the body works. Using a holistic approach, special attention is paid to both the physical and emotional body as well as how they relate to one another. Recommendations in lifestyle choices are given including appropriate exercises, better food choices, and ways to break poor habits. Compassionate care and an authentic desire to help others is at the root of River City Wellness's philosophy. For additional information or to schedule an appointment, please call 502-822-0626.

Lindsay Matthews, M.Ac.O.M, L.Ac grew up in Atlanta, Georgia. After graduating from college, Lindsay moved to Maui where she first discovered acupuncture. She completed graduate studies in acupuncture at the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine in Portland, Oregon. Along with acupuncture, her education includes: herbal theory, meditation, and massage. During her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, working out, and gardening.

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