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Holistic Medicine for the 21st Century
Placerville acupuncture clinic of Alex Tuggle L.Ac. provides many holistic health care options for you and your family's well being. I provide holistic treatments that include Acupuncture therapy, therapeutic massage, Nutritional Balancing programs using Hair analysis lab testing, Dietary counseling, lifestyle counseling and Chinese herbal medicine.
My natural treatments are especially well suited for the following types of health conditions:
- CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME
- MENTAL HEALTH CONDITIONS
- CHRONIC PAIN
- HEAD AND NECK INJURIES
- ADRENAL GLAND FATIGUE
- HEAVY METAL CLEANSING AND NATURAL DETOXIFICATION PROTOCOLS
- ADDICTION TREATMENTS
- HORMONAL BALANCING
- WOMEN'S HEALTH ISSUES AND FERTILITY
- NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCIES
- GUT PATHOLOGIES
- STRESS RELATED HEALTH CONDITIONS
- DIET and NUTRITIONAL COUNSELING
- HEAVY METAL DETOXIFICATION
- THYROID DISORDERS
- NEUROTRANSMITTER BALANCING
I am a fully licensed and certified second generation acupuncturist, herbalist and nutritional counselor and I have been in practice in California since 2008. I specialize in the holistic treatment of back pain, neck injuries, Chronic fatigue, stress-related conditions, hormonal balancing, Liver cleansing and Heavy Metal Detoxification.
Holistic Medicine in this modern 21st century must include a comprehensive and broad understanding of the many different health stressors that are combining at the same time, forming a complicated web of symptoms and various pathologies that could be linked to your diet, your exercise routine, your exposure to environmental toxins and toxic heavy metals, and also your body's ability to relax during times of stress. This may be your ability to sleep and rest deeply each night. Emotions and personal relationships can also cause a breakdown in the way our body is functioning, and may be causing some of the stress that is causing our body's and minds to become separated from each other, leading to a sense of disconnectedness and dis-ease.
My experience as a holistic healer has led me to rely on certain diagnostic testing such as hair mineral analysis, Hara massage and palpation, along with other Natural Treatments which include Traditional Chinese Medicine questioning, pulse taking, palpation, and tongue diagnosis.
I use holistic medicine such as Chinese Herbs, Acupuncture, Diet supplements and Dietary counseling in order to help your body digest and utilize the necessary nutrients for your body's health and healing needs. Your digestion and metabolism of vitamins, amino acids, minerals and essential fatty acids will improve your body's vital endocrine gland functioning and improve the production of sex hormones, digestive enzymes, neurotransmitters, metal-transport proteins and stress hormones.
Vitamins as well as minerals activate the enzymes that can turn your metabolic pathways back on. My holistic healing approach will always try to find the best way for your specific body to become more balanced and full of vitality by providing specially formulated Nutritional Detox programs, Postural and structural realignment trigger-point Massage, Chi nei tsang (Emotional and Gut healing), Acupuncture (Meridian mapping and 5 element), Organic Chinese Herbs and supplements, and Nutritional Balancing Anti aging programs. I also offer private lessons in Qigong and Taichi forms to help you find a deeper sense of inner peace and healing wisdom through moving meditation and Deep breathing and visualization techniques.
My training has been extensive in Orthomolecular nutrition, Hair analysis interpretation and Nutritional balancing, Qigong and meditation breathing practices, such as Internal Martial Arts, which helps me to facilitate the healing modalities of Shiatsu massage and Chi Nei Tsang abdominal massage. I allow my intuitive listening hands to activate your "Bio-energy field" contained in your muscles, nervous system, and meridians that connect deeply through your body and internal organ pathways to help you let go of unreleased emotions and negative energy that can get trapped inside your various muscles and connective tissues.
My holistic health clinic aims to serve your health needs with a variety of treatment strategies. These treatments include:
ABDOMINAL HEALING MASSAGE
What is Holistic Healing all about?
Our physical bodily health is deeply rooted in our mental and emotional well being.
Stress is a powerful force that can adversely effect both the body and mind. Mental or emotional stress can cause many biochemical reactions that create oxidative stress, mineral imbalances, and can lead to Adrenal gland fatigue and Chronic fatigue syndrome.
Many different toxic chemicals and toxic heavy metals are now polluting the environment we live in, and are contaminating our bodies, producing illnesses, lowered immune functionn and many various symptoms that Traditional Medicine is ill-equipped to handle. I provide a clear understanding of how these toxins effect your "Neuro-endocrine" system and physiology and give you a step-by-step treatment plan for addressing the underlying causes of your symptoms.
Holistic healing comes from finding your true natural state and living in harmony with yourself. I help many clients with Chronic fatigue syndrome with natural remedies such as Nutritional Balancing using Hair Mineral Analysis to help determine which minerals are out of balance inside your body, and supplementing with the right combination of vitamins, minerals and other natural supplements such as Chinese herbal medicine, Naturopathic medicine, and anti aging lifestyle counseling which includes Qigong, Meditation, and simple exercises that you can do in your own home.
By using Hair Mineral Analysis testing I am able to diagnose many endocrine imbalances and metabolic trends that can cause heavy metals to accumulate in your soft tissues, where a Blood test my not be able to detect them at all. This type of holistic medicine is often called Nutritional Balancing.
Without a good way to eliminate toxic heavy metals and resolve the stress of daily life, disease and discomfort can result. By identifying and eliminating the causative factors of stress by combining Nutrition, Chinese herbal medicine, Acupuncture, and Chi Nei Tsang I allow your body to return to its natural state of health, by REMOVING THE BLOCKAGES AND NOURISHING THE DEFICIENCIES.
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" Alex is extremely diligent and takes great care in really understanding his clients before prescribing an action plan. He is an expert in nutrition and supplementation who really cares about the well being of his clients. I will definitely continue to work with Alex. "
- Pete P., Chicago, IL
" Alex has been treating me for a couple of years now using hair mineral analysis, nutritional balancing, acupuncture and herbs. I have seen great results working with Alex! My allergies are almost 100% gone, and I feel the healthier now than I ever have as an adult. Alex is extremely knowledgeable and patient, and willing to explain everything that he is doing to treat me so I feel comfortable and empowered.
- Lorien HW, Palo Alto, CA
" Alex has done wonders since I have been receiving services from him this past year and is by far the best acupuncturist and primary health care provider I have ever come across!
" I originally came to Alex to perform a hair analysis test as I was constantly feeling exhausted and I had visited many doctors throughout the past few years where I didn't feel as though I was getting the answers I needed. When my hair analysis results came back I was shocked, Alex walked step by step through my results helping me to understand how my adrenals are functioning and the level of heavy metals in my system amongst various other findings - adrenal exhaustion and thyroid problems is what was causing the imbalance in my body, It was extremely insightful to learn how my body was currently functioning and ways in which I could get back to a healthy stage without taking drugs that had negative side effects. "
- Michaela W., San Francisco, CA
"Alex's combination of knowledge about Chinese medicine mixed with his knowledge of modern/ western medicine. He could explain concepts of complementary medicines in modern medical terms. I prefer to understand thoroughly what or why the treatments are working. And, the work was all very helpful. I ended up trying a hair analysis as well, which provided a lot of helpful information that unlocked some root causes that led to where I feel so much more balanced now and able to get back in balance on my own if things go array because I understand what's going on."
- Christie O., San Francisco, CA