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Dr. Alexandre Yves Hillairet, DAOM

Acupuncturist

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

Is acupuncture good for osteoarthritis?

Acupuncture and herbal medicine can provide some support to patients who are suffering from Osteoporosis. The treatment can actually help with bone calcium reabsorption and reinforcing READ MORE
Acupuncture and herbal medicine can provide some support to patients who are suffering from Osteoporosis. The treatment can actually help with bone calcium reabsorption and reinforcing the joints. Acupuncture will provide an increase of blood flow to the muscles, joints and bones and herbal medicine can help balance and support the physiological route that is
supposed to provide the normal bone density.

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Does acupuncture help swollen knees?

Acupuncture can help reduce pain and swelling in the knees. If the pain and swelling are due to arthritis, acupuncture will help to reduce inflammation and consequently it will READ MORE
Acupuncture can help reduce pain and swelling in the knees. If the pain and swelling are due to arthritis, acupuncture will help to reduce inflammation and consequently it will help reducing the other symptoms. If the swelling is due to a meniscus tear, acupuncture might be enough to treat the condition and stabilize the joint. Some medical studies have indicated that alternative measures are sometimes more beneficial than a surgical procedure. Each patient is different so there is a need to carefully evaluate and treat with the most conservative therapies first.

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Can acupuncture cure sweaty hands and feet?

There are different conditions that could cause sweaty hands and feet. It is only a symptom of an underline imbalance. Acupuncture and herbal medicine can help restore the balance READ MORE
There are different conditions that could cause sweaty hands and feet. It is only a symptom of an underline imbalance. Acupuncture and herbal medicine can help restore the balance and reduce those symptoms.

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Does acupuncture cause itching?

It is possible that acupuncture can cause temporary itching, however, it is rare. Before inserting a needle, the acupuncturist cleans the area with alcohol. It is possible that READ MORE
It is possible that acupuncture can cause temporary itching, however, it is rare. Before inserting a needle, the acupuncturist cleans the area with alcohol. It is possible that alcohol induces local dryness and it might cause itching.

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Can acupuncture help with aging skin?

Aging is a normal process of life. Over time, the skin changes in composition due to a reduction of proteins responsible for its elasticity. Acupuncture provides an increase of READ MORE
Aging is a normal process of life. Over time, the skin changes in composition due to a reduction of proteins responsible for its elasticity. Acupuncture provides an increase of blood flow bringing collagen and other proteins to help regenerate the tissues. Oriental medicine as a whole can help balance the human body to slow down the aging process.

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How long does it take for acupuncture to work for panic attacks?

Based on the severity of the anxiety, the effects will vary. I would like to say some patients experience immediate results and for some others the effects are cumulative. Alexandre READ MORE
Based on the severity of the anxiety, the effects will vary. I would like to say some patients experience immediate results and for some others the effects are cumulative.

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Is acupuncture effective for depression?

Acupuncture is very effective with patients experiencing depression. If a patient is experiencing chronic depression and they have not seen a psychotherapist, we will provide all READ MORE
Acupuncture is very effective with patients experiencing depression. If a patient is experiencing chronic depression and they have not seen a psychotherapist, we will provide all the information necessary to find the right provider to complement our treatment. Sometimes, patients are feeling exhausted, however, they cannot sleep so acupuncture will help to regulate
the sleeping pattern. We usually add exercises and nutritional guidance to patients that might be needing it.

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Can acupuncture cause miscarriage in early pregnancy?

Acupuncture cannot cause a miscarriage in early pregnancy. It is safe to use. Consult a licensed acupuncturist.

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Can acupuncture help prevent a miscarriage?

Acupuncture and herbal medicine can help a patient to prepare for a successful natural pregnancy. We also help patients who are undergoing fertility treatments. Our therapy helps READ MORE
Acupuncture and herbal medicine can help a patient to prepare for a successful natural pregnancy. We also help patients who are undergoing fertility treatments. Our therapy helps to prepare and support the body to have the most successful outcome. Lifestyle and age of the patient are very important and they are contributing factors to a successful pregnancy.

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Can acupuncture help with insomnia?

Acupuncture is used to treat insomnia. If we can find the source of the symptom, then the treatment will be successful. I would recommend making an appointment with a practitioner READ MORE
Acupuncture is used to treat insomnia. If we can find the source of the symptom, then the treatment will be successful. I would recommend making an appointment with a practitioner that can further assist you. If Insomnia is left untreated, it can lead to many conditions, so it is important to address it as soon as possible.

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Is acupuncture good for heel pain?

Foot and heel pain can be treated with acupuncture. We would like to recommend changing shoes regularly as well if you are spending long hours.

Is acupuncture on the forehead safe?

The acupuncturist is trained to perform acupuncture and he or she has to follow strict guidelines. Therefore, the therapy is safe.

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Would acupuncture help plantar fasciitis?

Most of the time, if the diagnosis is correct, acupuncture can help reduce plantar fascia pain or plantar fasciitis. Recently, we had a patient who was diagnosed with plantar fasciitis READ MORE
Most of the time, if the diagnosis is correct, acupuncture can help reduce plantar fascia pain or plantar fasciitis. Recently, we had a patient who was diagnosed with plantar fasciitis by her primary physician on telemedicine and it appeared that the diagnosis was incorrect, the patient had a sprain ankle. We were able to treat the patient successfully and she can walk again without any pain.

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Does acupuncture help foot pain?

Foot pain can be caused by a sprain ankle, plantar fasciitis, and more. Acupuncture treats these conditions and it is usually successful.

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Can acupuncture help a torn meniscus?

Many studies have shown acupuncture is beneficial to treat pain and reduce inflammation. We have had patients who underwent surgery for torn meniscus and others who didn't. The READ MORE
Many studies have shown acupuncture is beneficial to treat pain and reduce inflammation. We have had patients who underwent surgery for torn meniscus and others who didn't. The results were about the same in both groups. Patients had a reduction of their symptoms.

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Can acupuncture help with depression?

Acupuncture can help a patient with depression. We also incorporate exercises and nutritional guidance to complement our therapy. Alexandre Hillairet, DAOM. Doctor of Acupuncture READ MORE
Acupuncture can help a patient with depression. We also incorporate exercises and nutritional guidance to complement our therapy.

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Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.
2660 E. Main street., Suite 202, Ventura, CA, 93003.
22048 Sherman Way, Suite 206, Canoga Park, CA, 91307.
(805)798-4018 or (818) 307-6326

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Does acupuncture help you get over a cold?

A cold has different symptoms such as: fever, headache, sore throat, fatigue, and sometimes only congestion. Acupuncture can help alleviate the symptoms and strengthen the immunity. READ MORE
A cold has different symptoms such as: fever, headache, sore throat, fatigue, and sometimes only congestion. Acupuncture can help alleviate the symptoms and strengthen the immunity. In certain cases, we recommend herbs to support the treatment to quicken the recovery.

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Is acupuncture a permanent cure?

Acupuncture can be a permanent cure, but it all depends on the condition presented. For example, if a patient is working and she or he is experiencing symptoms due to their activities, READ MORE
Acupuncture can be a permanent cure, but it all depends on the condition presented. For example, if a patient is working and she or he is experiencing symptoms due to their activities, it is then going to be difficult to treat and obtain permanent results. Patient will have to return for therapy at some point after the initial series of treatments. If the patient has only an acute issue, for example, he or she woke up one morning with neck pain, then most likely after a series of treatments the patient will be cured permanently.

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Can you treat tinnitus with acupuncture?

We are offering many treatments to treat Tinnitus. Based on the condition, we will use acupuncture only or acupuncture and herbs.

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How does acupuncture relieve pain?

There are many physiological reactions that are induced by acupuncture to reduce pain. In general terms, acupuncture reduces pain by increasing blood flow to an injured area. This READ MORE
There are many physiological reactions that are induced by acupuncture to reduce pain. In general terms, acupuncture reduces pain by increasing blood flow to an injured area. This action will furthermore reduce the inflammation and help the body heal.

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