4040 W Newberry Rd #1500 Gainesville, FL 32607 - (352) 672-1181
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The most advanced holistic treatments specializing in
every aspect of healthcare from Acupuncture to Chinese medicine
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9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
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Welcome to Gainesville Acupuncture & Holistic Medicine
Acupuncture is a system of medicine that has stood the test of time for over 2,500 years, and has successfully passed the scrutiny of modern scientific research.
In 2003, the World Health Organization (WHO) published a review of clinical trials of acupuncture, Acupuncture: Review and Analysis of Reports on Controlled Clinical Trials.
As a result of this publication, the WHO recognizes 28 diseases, symptoms, or conditions for which acupuncture has been proven to be an effective form of treatment.
Conditions We Treat
Welcome to Gainesville Acupuncture & Holistic Medicine, an innovative clinic for Traditional Chinese Medicine and acupuncture services.
Why Choose Our Holistic Healthcare Services?
Gainesville Acupuncture offers holistic medicine based on safe and proven treatment methods.
Licensed Acupuncturists are considered Primary Care Providers in the state of Florida.
That means you don’t need a referral to see a Licensed Acupuncturist.
Some insurance plans cover acupuncture. Let us know if you would like us to check your benefits.
Let us help you regain your quality of life.
Clinically proven treatment methods
for a faster recovery.
It is an ancient form of alternative medicine that helps with pain, inflammation, blood flow, relaxation and well-being, & as a type of massage.
Clients share their experience
Our Specialized Licensed Acupuncturist
Passionately devoted to many different modalities of healthcare which effectively treats a variety of conditions with a Holistic Approach
- Chronic Pain
- Acute & Sports Injuries
- Digestive Issues
- Bell’s Palsy
- Menstrual Irregularities
- Menopausal Syndrome
- Side Effects of Chemotherapy
- Diplomat of Acupuncture (NCCAOM)
- Masters degree in Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine
- Bachelor’s degree in Physiology & Health Sciences
- Certification in Trigger Point Injection Therapy (Biopuncture)
- Dry Needling and Motor Point Acupuncture
- Certification in Vitamin B12 Injection Therapy
- SFMA 1 (Selective Functional Movement Assessment) Practitioner
- NCCAOM National Board Exam: Acupuncture
- NCCAOM National Board Exam: Chinese Herbal Medicine
- Diplomat of Hunyuan Medicine; Treatment of Infertility
- Certification in Advanced Battlefield Acupuncture
- Training in Shiatsu Japanese Massage and Sports Acupuncture
Frequently Asked Questions
If you have insurance, bring your card on the first visit in order to find out if your policy covers any of the treatment modalities offered.
In short, it enhances and regulates your body’s own restorative abilities. For an in depth view on how Acupuncture works, please read this article that presents both traditional and modern views.
Chinese herbal formulas are specially formulated combinations of traditional herbs that are intended to compliment acupuncture treatments for most conditions. The herbs are sourced from certified facilities that follow strict quality control and check for pesticides, heavy metals, and bacteria.
During your visit, I will perform a thorough intake consisting of assessment of chief complaints, review of health history, and pulse diagnosis. This will be followed by the development and implementation of a customized treatment plan.
50 – 55 minutes for both new and returning patient visits
25 – 30 minutes for a simple stress buster treatment
In general, patients should start to feel the benefits from Acupuncture in 2-3 treatments. Some longstanding chronic conditions may take more treatments.
Typically, patients are treated once a week. If the condition is acute and painful, more frequent treatments may be necessary for the first few weeks.
Acupuncture needles are rarely described as painful, and can be quickly adjusted if the patient experiences discomfort.
New Patient Visit
50 - 60 min
Returning Patient Visit
~ 50 mins
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Better Health & Quality of Life
Our Licensed Acupuncturist, Alvaro Toledo, specializes in the treatment of pain (low back, knee, neck, shoulder, sciatica), digestive issues, menstrual imbalances, stress, insomnia, migraines, and TMJ. Serving Gainesville, Alachua, Tioga, Haile Plantation, and Newberry.