“Welcome to Acupuncture POINTS”

Acupuncture in Oak Park, Illinois

acuweb2016-iAcupuncture POINTS provides high quality affordable complementary health care. Founder, Yosef Pollack, L.Ac., an experienced acupuncturist and massage therapist using the Balance Method; all of our therapists are trained and licensed by state and local licensing boards. Because every patient is different, every treatment regimen is unique.

We use Swedish massage, Deep Tissue, Pregnancy massage and restorative therapeutic techniques, individually and in combination, to achieve optimum results. Your questions and inquiries regarding any of our therapists’ professional background and treatment methods are welcome. Please call or email us for more information.

BALANCE METHOD
A highly effective unique method of acupuncture therapy.
Whether an internal or external disorder, this method works!

Most common pain symptoms:
Numbness ~ Burning ~ Throbbing ~ Aching ~ Stabbing sensations
Digestive ~ Gynecological ~ Respiratory disorders and more.

HOW WE TREAT
#1 We Diagnose the “Sick Meridian” (channel of energy/qi)
#2 We Determine the “Treating Meridians”
#3 We Select appropriate Points

"Health & Wellness" Downtown Oak Park's Healing Oasis

Acupuncture POINTS
“Health & Wellness

Acupuncture POINTS Yosef enjoying his office...

Yosef enjoying his office…
Downtown Oak Park’s Healing Oasis

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All About Moxibustion

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