Community Acupuncture at Life with Cancer

Life with Cancer is partnering with  Inova’s Traditional Chinese Medicine Center (TCM) to provide acupuncture, a holistic health technique that involves the insertion of ultrafine, sterile needles into specific points in the body to achieve a certain therapeutic effect. Built on a foundation of more than 3,000 years, acupuncture can help with: chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting; hot flashes; radiation-induced Xerostomia (dry mouth); pain; depression and anxiety; neuropathy; insomnia; and dyspnea (difficult or labored breathing). A naturopathic physician and licensed acupuncturist with Inova’s Traditional Chinese Medicine Center (TCM) will provide this service

The fee is $50 per session
-credit cards are accepted at the time of registration, prior to your appointment
-checks are accepted at time of your appointment
-Health insurance is not accepted, but TCM will provide you with documentation needed to submit the fees for reimbursement.

Wear loose clothing and bring a blanket.

For new clients, TCM is offering a discounted individual 60 minute consultation at their Ballston location for $87, prior to the community acupuncture session (this is not mandatory)> Please call TCM to schedule your consultation.

To schedule your appointment: click here and select LWC in the upper right hand corner for the location. Additionally, please select Life with Cancer under “Choose a Service” drop down. You may also call 703.698.2526.

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