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I was having a lot of pain in my left shoulder/arm. I located Steve through my medical insurance and he was able to accommodate me that same day. Steve made me feel so relaxed and comfortable. I wasn’t out of pain but felt a bit better after the first visit.... Read more »
Let me first say that I am not much for needles… That being said Steve made me feel very comfortable. He doesn’t just go to poking you, he communicates with you on what your issues and concerns are. After that he lays out your options; electro acupuncture (MY FAVORITE!!!), Cupping,... Read more »
I have had great experiences with this acupuncturist. The location was convenient for me. Parking is easy and available. Steve reviewed my medical history before I started my treatment, every time I came in. He also works very collaboratively, as he incorporated my input and knowledge about my own body... Read more »
I couldn’t believe how much of a difference my appointment with them made. When I left I felt the best I ever have. This is one of those practices that doesn’t try to squeeze money out of you for every little question. I didn’t need to make an appointment to... Read more »
“On a scale of 1-10 – poor to excellent – I feel that 10, excellent, is the number for my experience, as well as my course to recovery!” –Lewis A.
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I have been going to East West Acupuncture for at least ten years and plan to go for many more. Originally I went to see Steve Snyder for treatment of chronic gynecological problems. He treated me with herbs and acupuncture that helped with symptoms almost immediately. After the original symptoms subsided,... Read more »
I was terrified to try out acupuncture, but now I can say I’ve made it through and I’m definitely going back. The staff at East-West Acupuncture Clinic calmed me down immediately and a pain I’ve had in my shoulder for years (worked on my multiple massage therapists) was immediately knocked... Read more »
Excellent treatment, excellent staff. Enjoyed the whole experience. Accupuncture treatment improved my breathing immediately and it kept improving in the days following. I love to hear what observations the acupuncturist has for the patient. The space is beautiful – Asian, serene….
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I quit smoking with Acupuncture. The Acupuncture kept me calm so I was able to quit. It took the edge off. Smoker will understand what I am saying. Thank you Dr. Steve. 8 months and counting. Anytime I start feeling like I want to smoke I know I can go... Read more »
“I suffered from chronic pain due to endometriosis for years before trying acupuncture and Chinese herbs. I suffered through various medical treatments including 2 surgeries, with no relief (I say ‘suffered’ since it seemed sometimes that the effects of treatment were almost as bad as the medical condition itself!). I... Read more »
12050 SE Holgate Blvd
Portland, OR 97266
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Happy Holidays everyone. How about a Healthy New Years Resolution.
Here’s what I call the Five Free Therapies
1) Good Diet , which means a diet that’s right for you. Of course avoiding sugar, preservatives,colors
eating organic if possible
2) Exercise: Aerobic & Anaerobic at least a couple of times a week better yet 3-4, yes walking counts too
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You can find out more here
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There were many beautiful flowers but the one that caught my eye was the Camas Lilly.
It usually blooms in April but we saw this wonderful blue flower in May. The Native Peoples
used the tuber as food too so this has been an
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weight loss? Here at East-West Acupuncture Clinic in Portland we like a
formula called Black Dragon for weight loss. Guess what the primary
ingredient is Green Tea. This is because Green Tea has been shown to
increase fat burning and boost metabolic rate. Another study
Yes our Oregon Sunshine (rain) is back with us too. This is also the time of year when people start
getting sick. I will show you some Chinese Herbal Formulas that can help prevent & resolve colds
and Flu. Please note that we only sell Chinese Herbal Formulas to patients & that diagnosing the problem
helps get a more