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Acupuncture and Massage for Cancer Patients

stones and bambooAcupuncture and therapeutic massage can benefit patients with cancer during treatment to safely alleviate side effects, and during remission to restore vitality and boost immunity. Both treatments can help reduce stress and improve sleep and overall quality of life.


Acupuncturists promote healing by using tiny needles to stimulate specific points on the body. Acupuncture can complement conventional cancer therapies such as chemotherapy, radiation, biological therapy and surgery. It can ease the effects of cancer treatment, including nausea and vomiting, anxiety, neuropathy, fatigue, pain, headaches, hot flashes, joint pain and arthritis.

Our practitioners are board-certified in acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine with specialized training in integrative oncology.

Therapeutic Massage

Oncology massage is tailored to benefit patients at all states of cancer treatment and recovery, whether it’s to address specific side effects or to promote comfort and relaxation. Massage therapists adapt treatment to meet patients’ needs depending on where they are in their cancer journey. Massage can alleviate stress, muscle aches and tension, fatigue, insomnia and immobility, and more.

Each of our massage therapists has a certificate in oncology massage. They are trained to customize the massage to meet your individual needs.

More Information

Your treatment plan will determine the costs of these services, which may be covered by insurance. Contact us for more information at 844-747-0474. 


Call 844-747-0474


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