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Acupuncture In Durham, NC

Jon E. Walker, L.Ac. Dipl. OM MSTCM

Welcome!

You may be seeking a change in your life, whether it is relief from acute or chronic pain, freedom from anxiety and depression or simply an increased sense of well-being. If you are suffering from back pain, arthritis, acid reflux, IBS, painful menses, infertility, headaches, anxiety, depression, seasonal allergies, high blood pressure, eczema, insomnia or other health problem, acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine can help mobilize the body’s innate healing abilities to great effect.

My name is Jon E. Walker, L. Ac.  and I am passionate about helping people change their lives for the better with acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine.  Since starting my practice in Durham, NC, I have been honored to help many people experience true healing and I would love to help you, too.

I believe that everyone has the capacity to live a life of vitality and joy. I am passionate about offering the best of Chinese medicine and myself to help you become the best that you can be. Contact me to set up an appointment or arrange for a free 15 minute consult to discuss how acupuncture and Chinese medicine can help you.

 

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Acupuncture for Immune Deficiency

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