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Conditions Treated

Acupuncture has been in continuous use for more than 2,000 years.  Based on research and clinical experience, the National Institutes of Health and the World Health Organization have acknowledged acupuncture as effective for hundreds of conditions.

  • Pain: back, spine, knee, and ankle pain, frozen shoulder, sciatica, neck pain and stiffness, carpal tunnel syndrome, osteoarthritis, tennis and golfer's elbow, headache and migraines, dental pain and TMJ
  • Sleep and stress:  insomnia, nervous tension, low energy
  • Systemic and autoimmune disorders: high blood pressure, diabetes, fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, chronic fatigue, and multiple sclerosis
  • Respiratory problems: colds and flu, cough, allergies, asthma
  • Mental health: depression, anxiety, OCD, PTSD
  • Gynecological complaints: irregular, heavy, or painful menstruation, PMS, fertility issues, menopausal problems
  • Pregnancy-related conditions:  morning sickness, edema, fatigue
  • Gastrointestinal disorders: GERD, IBS, Crohn’s and Colitis, diarrhea, constipation, nausea and vomiting
  • Urogenital disorders: urinary tract problems, sexual dysfunction

You can learn more by visiting The NIH's MedlinePlus: Acupuncture or the World Health Organization (WHO) for diseases & disorders that can be treated with acupuncture

Robert P. Surabian, M.Ac.
Licensed Acupuncturist


Jewelers Exchange Building
333 Washington Street, Suite 329
Boston, MA 02108


By appointment only
Monday 12 - 6
Tuesday 12 - 6
Wednesday 12 - 6
  Thursday 12 - 6