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Scott Denny, AP, DOM

Acupuncturist

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35 years Experience
Scott Denny, AP, DOM
  • Davie, FL
  • NYCC
  • Accepting new patients

Is an achy feeling normal in acupuncture?

The feeling of heaviness, pressure, numbness, or some similar discomfort following the insertion of an acupuncture needle is referred to as the "arrival of Qi" (energy). This is READ MORE
The feeling of heaviness, pressure, numbness, or some similar discomfort following the insertion of an acupuncture needle is referred to as the "arrival of Qi" (energy). This is completely normal. Although the intensity of the sensation varies by the providers technique, most patients do not like this feeling and in my experience acupuncture does not need to be unpleasant in order to be effective.

Dr. Denny

Can more than one condition be treated in an acupuncture session?

Although acupuncture can be used for many conditions, I have found in my practice that laser therapy works best for problems with pain and stiffness in the hands and fingers.

Can acupuncture aid in autoimmune diseases?

Yes, acupuncture and natural medicine is a fantastic approach to manage autoimmune disease. In addition, ozone therapy is very powerful in reducing the inflammation associated READ MORE
Yes, acupuncture and natural medicine is a fantastic approach to manage autoimmune disease. In addition, ozone therapy is very powerful in reducing the inflammation associated with Lupus. Many Lupus patients also require detoxification.