Welcome to Acupuncture & Herbal Medicine - Preventative Medicine - Holistic Healing
Acupuncture is one of five major tools under the scope of Traitional Oriental Medicine which also includes Chinese Herbal Medicine, Taoist Nutrition, Chi Kung meditative exercise, Tui Na Medical Massage. There is a great emphasis on prevention and lifestyle counseling. Acupuncture is a therapy and often requires the administration of multiple treatments to encourage the body's own natural healing abilities. It is a safe and gentle medicine that has clinically proven to be effective for more than several thousand years.
I offer a free consultation
with no obligation to find out how acupuncture can address your health concerns. Visit Nature's Healing website (www.NaturesHealing.info
) for wellness workshops and more information that can restore health & bringÂ balance to your life.
Providing a complementary and integrative approach to medicine through the practice of Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine.
PREVENTATIVE MEDICINE - HOLISTIC HEALING
SAFE - GENTLE - EFFECTIVE
Dr. Christopher Carlow is a Doctor of Acupuncture with a Masters Degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from Tai Hsuan College in Honolulu, Hawai'i. He is certified as a Diplomat in Oriental Medicine by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and is licensed by the state of Rhode Island. Dr. Carlow believes health care needs a holistic and alternative approach that promotes natural healing without dangerous side effects. This nurturing approach to healing has the potential to empower the patient with a higher level of self-awareness promoting wellness for a healthy mind, body, and spirit. As a native Rhode Islander, Dr. Carlow is eager to connect with his hometown community through the practice of this wonderful healing art.
The education obtained at Tai Hsuan College comprises more than 2,765 hours of training in Oriental Medicine, Treatment and Needling Technique, Herbology, Clinical Training and Internship, Taoist Medicine, and Biomedical Clinical Sciences. Additional studies include a strong focused on Tai Chi (Taijiquan) and Chi Kung (Qigong).
Dr. Carlow is currently practicing at the following location.
- Acupuncture & Herbal Medicine, 982 Tiogue Avenue, Coventry, RI 02816
He is now accepting patients by appointment only. Please view the Contact Info page for contact information to schedule an appointment.
You can download, print out and complete the Patient Info and History Form before your first visit. This form is a very important diagnostic procedure for assessing your health so please take the time to thoroughly complete it. Your health concerns and questions are very important.
Dr. Carlow is certified as an Assistant Instructor of Chi Kung by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming and Yang's Martial Arts Association and as an Arthritis Foundation Tai Chi Program Instructor. In addition, various Wellness Workshops emphasizing health awareness and disease prevention are offered. Visit the Classes link for details.
, Herbal MedicineClient Focus: Children's Health
, Men's Health
, Women's HealthHealth Conditions: Allergies
, Back Pain