Rhonda Giddings is an acupuncturist practicing in Harrisburg, PA. Dr. Giddings 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. Giddings treats the patients condition. Many of the bodys systems respond to acupuncture, and it can treat physical pain as well as emotional stress.
Education and Training
Florida Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine Masters in Oriental Medicine 2004
National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
Rhonda Giddings's Expert Contributions
Possibly. Traditional Chinese Medicine looks at the person as a whole from physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, & energetic levels. Sometimes this broader approach to searching for the root of a problem while treating the symptoms is a tool for change. Anxiety & stress are two areas that respond well for some people. READ MORE
Acupuncture is part of a system of Traditional Chinese medicine that looks at the person as a whole and tries to help the body get back to optimal balance. Some of the treatment protocols are designed to help the person adjust the root causes and branch symptoms together, and this works well with traditional pharmaceutical treatments the person may be working with from other physicians. It is a more "Team Mom" approach. READ MORE
Acupuncture & traditional Chinese medicine look at your whole body, mind, emotions, & spirit when determining your individual disharmony. So, people can come with the same western diagnosis for stomach pain & all be treated differently. As with any procedure, there is no guarantee of a magic resolution. READ MORE
I am having a lot of stress due to menopause and I am unable to sleep soundly. Should I go for acupuncture treatment?
Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese medicine can offer some relief to natural changes of maturation of our cycles. Every person is different & this becomes a tool to address those differences. READ MORE
Diet, Exericise, & stress reduction still seem to work as the best non-invasive treatments. Acupuncture can assist with stress reduction. READ MORE
Areas of expertise and specialization
Charities and Philanthropic Endeavors
- Bethesda Mission, Child Fund International, St. Joseph's Indian School, St. Labrae Indian School, & St. Jude's
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