PUT YOUR BODY
IN GOOD HANDS
Release, Relax, Unwind
Welcome to Eric Lin Health Clinic's Website. We would like to offer complementary and alternative healthcare with excellent holistic healing arts.
This clinic provides traditional acupuncture and herbal medicine, often in combination, that is tailored to each patient's individual needs.
We provide services to whole Silicon Valley and nearby areas.
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are offering the option of conducting clinic sessions over video conferencing. Herbal granules, if prescribed, will be delivered through mail. Please find the details in the announcement letter
--Eric Lin Health Clinic
"The highest benevolence resembles water; it‘s adept in benefiting all things without contending.
It abides in places that men despise. Therefore it is closest to Dao, 'the Way'."
- Lao Tzu
Acupuncture is a traditional Oriental Medical Therapy using very fine and thin stainless steel needles into the body at specific points, which have been empirically proven effective in the treatment of specific disorders. These points have been mapped out by the East over a period of 5,000 years.
Recently, these locations were confirmed by electromagnetic research. Acupuncture, thru needling, can stimulate the body and activate the regulating functions of the body to improve and rectify the disturbance and dysfunction of certain organs in the body. It not only can treat disease but also prevent disease. It is noted for extensive application, significant curative effects.
Cupping therapy is an ancient form of therapy in which a local suction is created on the skin; practitioners believe this mobilizes blood flow in order to promote healing and expel the excess dampness inside the body. Suction is created using heat (fire) or mechanical devices (hand or electrical pumps).
Acupressure Meridian Points
Acupressure from Latin Acus as "needle" + pressure, is an alternative medicine technique similar in principle to acupuncture. It is based on the concept of life energy which flows through "meridians" in the body. In treatment, physical pressure is applied to acupuncture points with the aim of clearing blockages in these meridians. Pressure may be applied by hand, by the elbow, or with various devices.
Creator gifted herbs which can be a powerful adjunct to acupuncture care. The herbs can strengthen your body or clear it of excess problems like a cold, fever, or acute pain. Herbs can be used daily. We may suggest starting with herbs and then add acupuncture to your treatment. The acupuncturist will do this in order to build up your internal strength so your body can receive the full benefits acupuncture has to offer. herbs act to support the immune system and boost the body's own natural healing ability.