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Mr. Jason Gill, LAC

Acupuncturist

Dr. Jason Gill LAC is a top Acupuncturist in Tucson, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Jason Gill LAC is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Jason Gill LAC is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Jason Gill LAC is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Tucson, AZ, Dr. Jason Gill LAC is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
34 years Experience
Mr. Jason Gill, LAC
  • Tucson, AZ
  • Santa Barbara College of Oriental Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

Why is acupuncture suggested for fertility?

Acupuncture can be very effective for fertility. A healthy balanced body naturally is capable of producing children. Visit https://aborm.org/ for more information about fertility READ MORE
Acupuncture can be very effective for fertility. A healthy balanced body naturally is capable of producing children. Visit https://aborm.org/ for more information about fertility treatment with acupuncture.

Do you recommend acupuncture for children?

Yes - acupuncture is completely suitable for children. Some acupuncturists specialize in pediatric acupuncture. Both needles and non-needle techniques are available. Consult READ MORE
Yes - acupuncture is completely suitable for children. Some acupuncturists specialize in pediatric acupuncture. Both needles and non-needle techniques are available.
Consult a LAc (Licensed Acupuncturist) about your child's specific needs.

Does acupuncture require other medicines to be effective?

The long and short answer is NO. Acupuncture is effective in its own right for correcting many problems. If, however, you are already taking other prescribed medications, there READ MORE
The long and short answer is NO. Acupuncture is effective in its own right for correcting many problems. If, however, you are already taking other prescribed medications, there is usually no contraindication to taking them while receiving acupuncture. Consult with a Licensed Acupuncturist for further information about your condition and prognosis to be fully informed.

How does acupuncture help in treating infertility?

Acupuncture is effective in balancing the whole body, including hormones. If hormone imbalance is an underlying problem for your sister, treatment may be effective. Consult the READ MORE
Acupuncture is effective in balancing the whole body, including hormones. If hormone imbalance is an underlying problem for your sister, treatment may be effective. Consult the American Board of Reproductive Medicine (ABORM) at https://aborm.org for more information about acupuncture and where to find practitioners who specialize in the treatment of infertility.

How is arthritis treated with acupuncture?

Acupuncture can reduce inflammation and may be a useful way to treat arthritis. Although not a panacea, acupuncture can treat many issues that fall through the cracks of Western READ MORE
Acupuncture can reduce inflammation and may be a useful way to treat arthritis.
Although not a panacea, acupuncture can treat many issues that fall through the cracks of Western Medicine, often making a painful situation into a manageable one. Consult with an acupuncturist to find out the underlying syndrome, try it and see if it works for you.

Can insomnia be treated with acupuncture?

Yes, Acupuncture or acupuncture and herbs can be useful in the treatment of insomnia. The only side-effect would be sleep.

Can acupuncture treat chronic fatigue syndrome?

Chronic fatigue can be due to endocrine, depression or emotional problems. Acupuncture can be useful for chronic fatigue. Consult with an acupuncturist, and find out what the underlying READ MORE
Chronic fatigue can be due to endocrine, depression or emotional problems. Acupuncture can be useful for chronic fatigue. Consult with an acupuncturist, and find out what the underlying cause is, and often it will resolve with treatment.

Is acupuncture a complementary treatment or does it treat ailments by itself?

Acupuncture treats a wide array of diseases. The World Health Organization has made a statement about the many diseases acupuncture can help. You can "google" the information. READ MORE
Acupuncture treats a wide array of diseases. The World Health Organization has made a statement about the many diseases acupuncture can help. You can "google" the information.
Interestingly acupuncture is also a good complementary treatment for complex diseases. It can mitigate the side affects of chemotherapy such and nausea and insomnia for example.

How effective are acupressure slippers?

In my experience they are not therapeutic, but most likely do no harm. wear them if you feel comfortable in them and judge for yourself.

Is it safe for me to continue my acupuncture during pregnancy?

There are some points contraindicated for pregnancy. Licensed Acupuncturists are trained to know which points not to use. Often acupuncture helps with nausea due to pregnancy. There READ MORE
There are some points contraindicated for pregnancy. Licensed Acupuncturists are trained to know which points not to use.
Often acupuncture helps with nausea due to pregnancy.
There are acupuncturist specialists who treat infertility and OBGYN problems. Go to www.https://aborm.org to find a specialist.

Can an acupuncturist help me with my sleep disorder?

Acupuncture works well for stress and insomnia. The body likes routine in eating, sleep, waking and rest. Erratic hours can disrupt your balance. Seek out an acupuncturist, and READ MORE
Acupuncture works well for stress and insomnia. The body likes routine in eating, sleep, waking and rest. Erratic hours can disrupt your balance. Seek out an acupuncturist, and discuss your options.

How does acupuncture treat indigestion?

The short answer is yes. Digestive issues often resolve with acupuncture treatment. Also rule out food allergies.

Does acupuncture help in weight loss?

Acupuncture can be a helpful adjunct to diet and weightless. When your body is balanced and healthy, it tends to be more slender. Balancing your emotions and digestion can go a READ MORE
Acupuncture can be a helpful adjunct to diet and weightless. When your body is balanced and healthy, it tends to be more slender. Balancing your emotions and digestion can go a long way toward weight loss.
That being said, acupuncture is not a magic; sensible diet and exercise are a must for any weight loss program. Consult with an acupuncturist.

Does it hurt when acupuncture needles are inserted in the body?

There is not the type of pain associated with an injection. There might be a mild pinch. The needles are so thin that the insertion is virtually pain-free. The Qi sensation can READ MORE
There is not the type of pain associated with an injection. There might be a mild pinch. The needles are so thin that the insertion is virtually pain-free. The Qi sensation can feel like a pressure, a trickle of water, or electricity moving from one area to another. While perhaps unusual, these sensations will never be painful. Whatever you experience is normal and a sign that your body is getting into balance.

I have a migraine problem. Should I see an acupuncturist?

Acupuncture can treat migraines quite effectively. The results generally are a complete cessation of headaches, or less frequent migraines.

Can acupuncture help in treating joint pain?

Yes. Joint pain responds very well to acupuncture treatment. That being, said no diagnosis can be made without evaluating the patient. More information is needed, such as: cause, READ MORE
Yes. Joint pain responds very well to acupuncture treatment. That being, said no diagnosis can be made without evaluating the patient. More information is needed, such as: cause, duration, quality of pain, etc. My best advice is get a consultation with a state licensed acupuncturist to be evaluated and treated.

Is it true that people suffering from high blood pressure should not try acupuncture?

No, that is not true. In fact, acupuncture tends to help lower blood pressure. Acupuncture can be an effective tool to help manage high blood pressure either on its own, or in READ MORE
No, that is not true. In fact, acupuncture tends to help lower blood pressure. Acupuncture can be an effective tool to help manage high blood pressure either on its own, or in conjunction with Western medicine, depending upon the individual and their history. It is worthwhile to consult with an acupuncturist to find out your own individual prognosis.

Brachial plexopathy pain from radiation fibrosis- what will help?

Acupuncture is not a panacea and not everything responds well to treatment - in that, it is like any other medicine. There is no other way to know for sure if it will help you READ MORE
Acupuncture is not a panacea and not everything responds well to treatment - in that, it is like any other medicine. There is no other way to know for sure if it will help you unless you try it and see what your response is. That being said, it is highly likely that acupuncture could help. I recommend you consult with an acupuncturist in person as it is difficult to give a diagnosis or prognosis via email.

Acupuncture for fertility- will it increase my ovarian reserve?

My practice focuses more on pain relief than fertility, however you can find an acupuncture fertility specialist through http://www.aborm.org (American Board of Oriental Reproductive READ MORE
My practice focuses more on pain relief than fertility, however you can find an acupuncture fertility specialist through http://www.aborm.org (American Board of Oriental Reproductive Medicine). This board certifies practitioners in the practice of fertility issues and should be able to refer you to a specialist who can both answer all of your questions and treat you.

Good luck in the future.

Jason Gill LAc