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Long Vi Vuong

Acupuncturist

Long Vuong is an acupuncturist practicing in San Diego, CA. Dr. Vuong evaluates and treats patients based on the concepts of oriental medicine. Acupuncturists complete their evaluations by getting a patient history and looking at and touching the body. Then, they place very fine acupuncture needles into specific points on the body. Stimulating these points and nerves is how Dr. Vuong treats the patients condition. Many of the bodys systems respond to acupuncture, and it can treat physical pain as well as emotional stress.
9 years Experience
Long Vi Vuong
  • San Diego, CA
  • San Diego State University
  • Accepting new patients

Is there a pressure point to relieve gas?

Hello,

Yes, please look up ST 36 acupuncture point for reference on google.

Do acupuncture needles go into nerves?

Hello!

It goes into the nerves and muscles to relieve your pain.

Is it safe to do acupuncture every day?

Hello!

It's only safe to do acupuncture every day for an acute condition to quickly diminish your pain or discomfort.

Can acupuncture help panic attacks?

Hello, yes it can and can help with anxiety.

How long does acupuncture take to work for leg pain?

Hello! It depends on the severity of your leg pain and the diagnosis. Typically 3-6 months.

Is acupuncture good for insomnia?

Hello,

It's great for insomnia!

Can you feel the needles in acupuncture?

Hello! Yes you can. There is a slight pinch or tingling during needle insertion.

Is acupuncture for your neck safe?

Hello, yes it's very safe for the neck.

Can acupuncture cause muscle spasms?

Hello, yes it can cause minor muscle spasms to treat your acute or chronic pain.

How many sessions of acupuncture do you need for neck pain?

Hello!

You would need a diagnosis from your acupuncturist, typically 3 to 6 months, depending on the severity.

How do you acupressure your feet?

Hello! You can google foot reflexology points on google for additional information.

How should I feel after my first acupuncture treatment?

Hello! Depending on your treatment, you should have a immediate decreased in pain and will need to relax for the next few days.

How long are acupuncture needles left in?

Hello! They are left in for 20-30 minutes.

What should you not do before acupuncture?

Hello! I will recommend the patients is not fatigue, taken their western medications such as high bp, and have a meal before the acupuncture appointment.

Why does acupuncture hurt sometimes?

Hello! Acupuncture may hurt due to the needle being inserted directly a nerve. In order to minimized the pain, the practitioner would re-angle the needle and the pain will quickly READ MORE
Hello! Acupuncture may hurt due to the needle being inserted directly a nerve. In order to minimized the pain, the practitioner would re-angle the needle and the pain will quickly diminish.