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P&C AcuMed and Bodyworks Established by Dr.Chan
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Hi! My name is Umawan Chanthakaew, original from Thailand. I am Licensed Acupuncturist and a Licensed Massage Therapist in California.
When I was young, my neck was hurt and I couldn’t turn it around. My mother brought me to the Traditional Chinese Acupuncture Clinic, and I amazed by the effectiveness of acupuncture that help fixed my neck, I could turn my neck immediately from one treatments. Since then, the power of the acupuncture inspired me to learn the power of nature healings and oriental medicine. So, I came to California, USA and studied Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. I also studied Thai Massage from my country and taken Therapeutic Massage Course in California. I have experienced in bodyworks for more than 15 years.
I open the clinic P&C AcuMed and Bodyworks. I focus on nature healing and wellness.Through my experienced of Acupuncture and Thai Traditional Therapeutic Massage, and my staff Paula’s combination of Eastern & Western Bodyworks, we believe we can help you with the highly-effective treatment.
2019 Doctor of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine · Dongguk University, Los Angeles, California.
Dr. Chan's Medical Research: The Effectiveness of Acupuncture for Depression A Literature Review Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.
2014 Master of Acupuncture and Oriental medicine · South Baylo University· Anaheim, California.
2005 Diploma Massage Therapy. Americana College, LA
2004 Diploma Thai Traditional Massage. Wat Pho Thai Traditional Massage School
And my staff Paula, she has Licensed Massage Therapist in the State of California.
Message from Paula
I was worked as administrative for many years. Working in office was making my back hurt and had poor blood circulation due to bad posture. In the year 2005, my back was hurting badly that I couldn’t sleep in the night, and it continued to disturb my sleep for three years. In early 2009, my friend introduced me to know her aunt who was a professional massage therapist from Thailand. She helped me with massage and I could feel very much better from the very first treatment. I have taken four treatments-once a week and my back was fixed. My friend’s aunt’s massage skill was amazed me and inspired me to learn how to do massage, and I want to extend help to others who might have the similar problem as I was. I went to Chiang Mai, Thailand, to learn how to do massage, but unfortunately I couldn’t complete the whole course due to my family issue. After I moved to California, I have fulfilled my dream, and I have completed the Massage Therapy Course and obtained Massage Therapist License of California.
I have knowledge of Eastern and Western Bodyworks. Through my experienced with the issue of my back pain, I understand and know how to help my clients with combination techniques to provide the best benefits.
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Traditional Chinese medicine explains acupuncture as a technique for balancing the flow of energy or life force. By inserting needles into specific points along these meridians. In contrast, many Western practitioners view the acupuncture points as places to stimulate nerves, muscles and connective tissue. Some believe that this stimulation boosts your body's natural painkillers.
Cupping is the term applied to a technique that uses small glass cups suction devices that are placed on the skin to disperse and break up stagnation and congestion by drawing congested blood, energy or other humors to the surface.cupping can loosen muscles, encourage blood flow, and sedate the nervous system. Cupping is used to relieve back and neck pains, stiff muscles, anxiety, fatigue, migraines, rheumatism, and even cellulite.
CHINESE HERBAL MEDICINE
Therapeutic massage is a general term that describes any type of massage modality that helps relieve pain, reduce stress, and work on a specific problem—such as a frozen shoulder.
Herbal therapy is important in traditional Chinese medicine. It has been used for centuries in China, where herbs are considered fundamental therapy for many acute and chronic conditions. Like acupuncture, Chinese herbs can address unhealthy body patterns that manifest in a variety of symptoms and complaints