|For over five thousand years, the venerated for
of Oriental medicine known as acupuncture has been a powerful wellspring
of healing for millions of people worldwide. Versatile in its benefits,
this enduring method of healing is also proving its worth in modern times.
Originating from the Orient, this complex medical
art is a method of natural healing. According to Dr. Andrew H. B. Kim,
Korean Master of Acupuncture, the Korean method of acupuncture treats the
Based upon an intricate system of principles that
targets the importance of balanced energy flow, acupuncture is now taking
its place proudly beside traditional forms of Western medicine. Locally,
it has a legion of new devotees, patients who report that when all else
has failed, it has given them back their lives.
Founder of the DR KIM'S ACUPUNCTURE PLLC in Spring
Hill, Dr. Kim is a skilled acupuncturist with over 30 years experience.
According to Brenda Kim, his wife and able assistant, referrals of patients
come from the medical community, including neurologists and primary care
physicians, directly to Dr. Kim. Chiropractors as well, she states, recognize
the validity of acupuncture treatments. And the recognition is far-reaching,
according to Mrs. Kim, with some eleven states now moving to recognize
acupuncture treatments as a valid form of care.
All acupuncturists practicing in the State of Florida
must adhere to strict regulations; and their facilities must be approved
by H.R.S. Hygienically and professionally operated establishments are characterized
by the strict use of disposable needles, as well as visibly clean and well-kept
Proper communication between doctor and patient is
a must to achieve a total understanding of a patient's medical condition.
Dr. Kim excels here, as he is fluent in English and has no problem conversing
with his patients
From arthritis to bursitis to neck and back problems
and all addictions, acupuncture claims wide ranging successes in alleviating
human suffering. And as Dr. Kim's patients will readily attest, it is a
method of treatment that can greatly enhance the quality of lives.