Acupuncture at Alpine

According to the World Health Organization, acupuncture is a safe and effective treatment for a host of health conditions. Alpine Orthopaedics is pleased to be able to offer acupuncture and Chinese medicine services to our orthopaedic and sports medicine patients to help healing, prevent injuries, and improve wellness.

How Acupuncture has been helping Alpine Patients:

  • Inflammation and pain reduction
  • Pre- and post-surgical healing
  • Improved energy and performance during workouts and competitions
  • Reduced recovery time after exercise
  • Injury prevention
  • Reduced stiffness and tension
  • Improved range of motion
  • Quicker return to training after injury/surgery
  • Enhanced focus and mental performance
  • Stress relief & improved sleep
  • Enhanced immune system and overall health


Fine, hairlike needles are strategically placed into acupoints and motor points to regulate muscle, tissue, and nerve function. Acupuncture is the most commonly used tool in Chinese medicine.


Motor point and muscle spindle stimulation with a mild electrical current produces quick results, and is excellent for pain relief.


Myofacial decompression technique used to stimulate the movement of blood and fluids through tissues and muscles, quickly restoring balance to the body.


The smoldering of mugwart produces a deep penetrating, healing source of heat that is used strategically on acupoints to maximize healing results.

Gua Sha

Skin scraping technique that is effective in myofascial release and scar tissue therapy. It is also used to stimulate blood and fluid flow to soft tissues and promote healing.

Herbal Therapy

All natural, personalized medicinal prescriptions used for relief of pain and inflammation, and an overall achievement of balance



Initial intake & treatment: $90

Follow up treatment: $70

5 Treatment package: $325

Pre-op/post-op package: $130

Cupping/Gua Sha/Massage: +$15

Herbal Consult: $30

Herbs Individually Priced