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Sarah E. Sanger, LAC

Acupuncturist

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

Lately I've been experiencing a lot of fatigue. Can acupuncture help?

Absolutely. Especially in combination with herbs and possibly some diet recommendations.

Can insomnia be treated with acupuncture?

Acupuncture is very helpful in treating insomnia along with Chinese Herbs!!

Does acupuncture help in treating depression?

Acupuncture can help, alongside herbs and western supplements.

Can acupuncture help in relieving my mother's depression?

Acupuncture can definitely mitigate the effects of depression especially if it is due to deficiencies that occur as we get older.

Is acupuncture helpful in treating anemia?

Acupuncture can help but herbs and supplements would be quicker and more effective. Your Acupuncturist can help with selecting the ones right for you.

My wife has no drive for sex. Will acupuncture be able to help at all?

It depends on why your wife's sex drive has dropped off. Acupuncture can help with both physical and stress related issues. However, there may be other issues and you might want READ MORE
It depends on why your wife's sex drive has dropped off. Acupuncture can help with both physical and stress related issues. However, there may be other issues and you might want to contact a qualified therapist.

Is it advisable to take acupuncture treatment along with normal medication?

Because acupuncture can cause your blood pressure to drop, you would want to make sure it was not too low before going in for treatment. Any side-effects would be only temporary READ MORE
Because acupuncture can cause your blood pressure to drop, you would want to make sure it was not too low before going in for treatment. Any side-effects would be only temporary though.

Can acupuncture help in treating diabetes?

Yes, acupuncture can help with diabetes a few different ways. One is through life style recommendations. The second is through acupuncture. The third is through herbs. Particularly READ MORE
Yes, acupuncture can help with diabetes a few different ways. One is through life style recommendations. The second is through acupuncture. The third is through herbs. Particularly if you have been diagnosed with diabetes type 2, life style changes can actually reverse the diabetes. Acupuncture can help regulate blood sugar, the physiological process has yet to be discovered but clinical tests have shown that when blood sugar is checked before and after acupuncture, it is lower than before acupuncture. Herbs help regulate the body the same way mediation does, just much more gently.

Is acupuncture recommended for skin conditions like eczema?

Hi, Absolutely, acupuncture can help with eczema and dry skin. You should find someone locally to treat your mother-in-law, because acupuncture treats the patient, and every READ MORE
Hi,

Absolutely, acupuncture can help with eczema and dry skin. You should find someone locally to treat your mother-in-law, because acupuncture treats the patient, and every disease has different causes and variables. I cannot recommend anything more than finding an acupuncturist locally.

Are acupressure and acupuncture the same?

Not exactly. Acupressure is done by hand or a tool without penetration of the skin. Acupuncture uses a needle to penetrate the skin. They can be done at the same time and both READ MORE
Not exactly. Acupressure is done by hand or a tool without penetration of the skin. Acupuncture uses a needle to penetrate the skin. They can be done at the same time and both are effective. The use of needles frees your acupuncturist to do cupping/moxa/estim or to allow you to relax and meditate by yourself.

My mother in law feels very sleepy all through the day. Can acupuncture help her?

Acupuncture can help with fatigue. How long a patient needs treatment varies with the severity of the problem, the weakness of the patient, and how long they have been struggling READ MORE
Acupuncture can help with fatigue. How long a patient needs treatment varies with the severity of the problem, the weakness of the patient, and how long they have been struggling with the issue. Generally a deficiency requires longer treatment then an excess and if she is older it is more likely to be deficient. Please contact a local acupuncturist, one that uses herbs will get results quicker.

How long does the effect of acupuncture last?

PCOD is a difficult diagnosis to treat. If you are not seeing progress with your current acupuncturist then please see someone else. You will see results quicker if your acupuncturist READ MORE
PCOD is a difficult diagnosis to treat. If you are not seeing progress with your current acupuncturist then please see someone else. You will see results quicker if your acupuncturist uses herbs.

Can acupuncture help me in managing stress?

Absolutely, Acupuncture is great for managing stress and pressure. An acupuncturist can recommend lifestyle changes so you help yourself as well.

Is acupuncture helpful in boosting fertility?

Yes. Acupuncture can help you get pregnant a variety of ways. It can help through relaxing you by treating stress, the herbs can help strengthen your body and recommendations from READ MORE
Yes. Acupuncture can help you get pregnant a variety of ways. It can help through relaxing you by treating stress, the herbs can help strengthen your body and recommendations from your acupuncturist can help you have a more comfortable pregnancy while shortening the recovery period after birth.

Can acupuncture help in treating lower back pain?

Absolutely. Acupuncture is great for most varieties of back pain. The Germans did a great study that says acupuncture is effective at a 20% higher rate than conventional medicine. READ MORE
Absolutely. Acupuncture is great for most varieties of back pain. The Germans did a great study that says acupuncture is effective at a 20% higher rate than conventional medicine.
See the study below:

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17893311

*note there is no such thing as sham acupuncture

Is there a cure for acute arthritis in acupuncture?

Acupuncture can help relieve the pain.

Can acupuncture help treat thyroid imbalance?

Acupuncture and herbs can help address issues that arise due to a thyroid imbalance.

Is there any way acupuncture can help treat asthma?

Yes, acupuncture can help with restoring the body after a traumatic event like child birth.

Can acupuncture really help with hair loss?

More so then acupuncture, herbs can be very helpful.

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

Absolutely, acupuncture and herbs can do a lot to relieve migraine pain.