Complementary and Alternative Medicine Therapies

St. Albert Naturopathic Clinic offers the best of Complementary and Alternative Medicine therapies. By having a variety of treatment options, the Naturopathic Doctors are able to choose the combination that is best suited to your personal health situation.

Acupuncture and Muscle Release Acupuncture (MRA)

Acupuncture is based on balancing the flow of Qi or energy in the meridian pathways of the body. Through appropriate diagnosis and point location, fine needles are used to balance the energy and promote health.

Muscle release acupuncture (MRA) is a technique for relieving muscle pain and spasm related to nerve irritation. Many people suffer from chronic pain and spasm of the muscles. Pain and spasm can be relieved through specific trigger point stimulation using acupuncture needles. MRA can be used in conjunction with other pain treatment modalities.

We have seen quick relief in conditions such as:

  • headaches
  • low back pain
  • neck and shoulder pains
  • sciatica
  • spasms in neck, back, shoulders, calves, gluteal muscles, forearms, thumbs, jaw…