Contemporary Medical Acupuncture is a precise peripheral nerve stimulation technique, in which fine solid needles are inserted into specific anatomical sites for the therapeutic purpose of modulating abnormal activity of the nervous, endocrine or immune systems and to assist in treating pain syndromes, functional and mobility problems and other diseases of dysregulation.

Acupuncture is a therapeutic intervention that is used to treat a variety of health dysfunctions including musculoskeletal pain and movement disorders, sports injuries, functional problems, problems of dysregulation, headaches, stress-related disorders and chronic pain.