Acupuncture treatment can be more effective when combined with herbal therapy. There are many herbs and classical patent herbal formulas. Which has been passed down through the centuries in China for specific disorders of women and men? Other herbs hasten the healing of numerous conditions. Chinese Medicine Boynton Beach Ancient herbal tonics are especially popular. And commonly used to promote general health and well being, build energy and endurance, increase mental capacity, strengthen immunity and heart function, and enrich sexual function.
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Herbs help to promote the healing process without side effects. Acupuncture treatment in combination with the appropriate herbal therapy will aid healing to take place at an accelerated pace.
SHOULD HEALTH INSURANCE PAY FOR ACUPUNCTURE TREATMENTS?
Yes, because in many instances, acupuncture is the only treatment or the safest and most effective treatment for many disorders. Acupuncture on an out patient basis is much less expensive than most medical or surgical treatment. It can remove disabilities for which people are now receiving compensation payments and can make it possible for some severely disabled persons to take care of themselves instead of requiring nursing care.
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It would be economically beneficial to insurance carriers, as well as to patients, for all health insurance to pay for acupuncture treatments. Many insurance companies already do pay for acupuncture. And as the benefits and effectiveness of acupuncture are increasingly demonstrated. More and more companies will include acupuncture in their coverage. We are fortunate in Florida to have a progressive legislature which passed a law in 1988 requiring insurance companies in Florida to pay for acupuncture treatment.
O.M.D., Ph.D., A.P.
Dr. Lee is a Doctor of Oriental Medicine licensed by the National Health Administration of the Republic of China and a Certified Acupuncturist in Florida. He earned his B.S. Degree from Chung-Cheng University, China. He earned his Masters degree and completed his Ph.D. studies in medical electronics and control science at TECHNION -Israel Institute of Technology, Israel, and received his Ph.D., in acupuncture from the School of Chinese Medicine at the University of Oriental Studies, California.
The Republic of China awarded Dr. Lee several national awards and medals for his development of acupuncture and medical instruments. From 1958 to 1968, he taught and researched at the Chinese Naval Academy and the Naval Post Graduate School where he received an award for “Outstanding Professor”. He was also honored by being chosen to appear in the Chinese Who’s Who Yearbook in 1965.
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In 1972, Dr. Lee opened the first U.S. acupuncture clinic known as the “Washington Acupuncture Center” in Washington, D.C., and has practiced in and directed three clinics now located on the east coast of Florida since 1976.
From 1973 to 1975, he sponsored and conducted acupuncture research for rheumatoid arthritis jointly with the George Washington University Medical School. Also in 1973, he opened and taught an intensive acupuncture training program for the nations M.D. and D.O.’s at his clinic.
Through the years, Dr. Lee has been in frequent demand as a lecturer for medical organizations, schools, associations, and clubs, and has made numerous national and local radio and T.V. talk show appearances.