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Experience a Wealth of Benefits at Robert Youngs' Century City, Los Angeles Acupuncture Center

If you have never had the pleasure of the benefits of therapeutic methods used in traditional Chinese medicine, or "TCM," then here is a little more about all of the advantages you can experience at Robert Youngs Acupuncture.

There are quite a few methods used, including Acupuncture, Cupping, Herbal Medicine, Moxibustion,  Massage, Meditation and E-Stimulation, also known as electro-acupuncture to boost the effects of acupuncture with transcutaneous, electrical nerve stimulation

What are the Benefits of Acupuncture?

TCM aids with a variety of health issues. The following health conditions can improve with a combination of acupuncture and herbal medicine:

Anxiety and Stress

Acupuncture reduces stress and anxiety greatly. In fact, according to a study published in the June 2003 issue of Anesthesiology, there was a 66 percent decrease in stress for patients who underwent acupuncture. Meanwhile, the control group who did not participate had an increase of stress by 10 percent.

Pain Relief

As far back as the late '90s, the National Institutes of Health have recognized that acupuncture works for pain relief and alleviates many types of pain, such as headaches, neck pain, arthritis and more.

These are just small examples of the many ways that acupuncture and other forms of Traditional Chinese Medicine help with a variety of problems. Other conditions acupuncture can improve include acne, heartburn, eczema, sprains, depression, digestive issues, cholesterol, PMS, surgery recovery and more.


If you cannot sleep, acupuncture may be the ideal choice. Not only does it help with getting to sleep, but it also helps relieve your sleep duration and quality. According to the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine:

Acupuncture is commonly used in treating insomnia in China, and clinical studies have shown that acupuncture may have a beneficial effect on insomnia compared with Western medication.

How to Visit

We take all PPO insurance plans so your visit is probably covered!  If you work in one of the Century City towers, you might qualify for a $15 Uber credit to our office, contact us to find out. Go to our Los Angeles Acupuncture website for more info.