Acupuncture & Chinese Herbal Medicine


Treating Infertility


Chinese Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture


Acupuncture for Infertility in Philadelphia 


    Infertility is a common problem affecting one in six couples. The causes of a person's difficulty in conceiving are complex and diagnosing the unique individual is at the heart of Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture. Chinese herbs enhances the whole person and harmonizes what is out of balance. 

    At AcuHealthCare we combine acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine to treat underlying deficiencies diagnosed by your practitioner in order to increase the chances of becoming pregnant. Studies have shown improvements in the quality of eggs and in the thickness of the uterine wall. Chinese medicine may be used on its own or in combination with IVF or other forms of assisted reproduction. 

    Chinese herbs are made into powder and taken as a tea but can also be prescribed in pill form.

The following infertility related conditions that acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine can treat:

-Unexplained Infertility
-Ovulatory Dysfunction
-Irregular Periods
-Advanced Maternal Age
-Luteal Phase Defect
-High FSH (Follicle Stimulating Hormone)
-Poor Egg Quality
-Thin Endometrium
-Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
-Recurring Miscarriages
-Sperm Morphology
-Low Sperm Count