Treat Injuries and Prevent Furture Injuries
For the past 5 years, Jackie Parra L.Ac has worked with professional athletes, college athletes and highschool players to
treat injuries, recover from practice and games and prevent future injuries. Treatment for athletes looks like 2x a week during season to recover from the game and prepare for the next. In the off season treatment is weekly, or as needed if there are operations that take place during this time.
Jackie Parra L.Ac has a specific training and techniques to treat sports injuries including myofascial work and corrective exercise. Herbal medicine is also used topically for injuries that involve swelling or bruising and are painful.
Jackie has successfully worked with athletes treating: Ankle injuries, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Concussions, General Muscle Soreness and Pulls, Hamstring Pains/Pulls, Low Back Pain, Knee Surgeries, Rotator Cuff Injuries, Shin Splints, Thoracic Outlet, Turf toe, Rib and fractures etc. She uses Motor Point Needling to activate muscles and correct posture. Treatement for athletes include needling and cupping work. Myofascial work as needed.
Being 1 of 4 in the state certified in sports medicine acupuncture ®️ she is one of a handful that does facet needling (spine), specific needling for disc problems and sponedloysis and spondelthesis. She has a very in depth training to needle for knee injuries (ACL, MCL, PCL, meniscus) involving the getting under the knee cap and ontop of the ligaments with needling and adding electric stimulation.
Sick No More
Looking for holistic healthcare? Acupuncture and herbal medicine can treat a wide range of disorders including: common colds, insomnia, digestive disorders, hormonal imbalances, headaches, irregular and painful menses, infertility, and fatigue. Chinese medicine looks into each individual to solve the root problem causing disease in the body and through a series of treatments, it peels apart the layers to bring the body back to balance. Book your appointment today and see how holistic medicine can change your life, and we are excited to see you.
Fertility and Pregnancy
From Before Week 1 To after Week 40
Whether you are trying to become pregnant, working with a fertility specialist, needing support during pregnancy for nausea and pain, or wanting to decrease labor times and support a healthy pregnancy. Jackie Parra L.Ac uses a combination of acupuncture and herbal medicine for women's health. before conception, this includes regulating the menstrual cycle and balancing hormones. Post-partum is also a great time for care.
Jackie Parra L.Ac has worked with hundreds of women working on fertility as well as menstrual health. Including endometriosis, painful and periods, lack of period, surrogacy, IVF, miscarriages, retaining tissue after miscarriage, fertility, high-risk pregnancies, and all the pregnancy "perks" such as nausea, and pain. During pregnancy, Jackie recommends working with her 3-4x a week starting at week 38 until delivery to promote cervix dilation and prepare the body for labor.
Treatments are also offered for a baby in a breech position.
CHINESE HERBAL MEDICINE
Supporting Your Needs
Chinese herbal medicine has been around for over 5000 years, is highly researched, and shown to treat countless diseases. Herbs are a plant-based medicine that includes leaves, roots, barks, flowers, and animal products. Common herbs are garlic, ginger, cinnamon, and licorice. Each herb has properties to promote healing in the body and works excellent for allergies, common colds, menses pain, hot flashes, trauma and injuries, sleep problems, constipation or digestive pains, and any imbalance happening in the body. The theory of using herbal medicine is to pick specific herbs for each patient's ailments rather than prescribe the same pill to everyone with like diseases. Jackie also has a variety of herbal medicine for children and common illnesses on hand, if you or your kids are sick please call for an herbal consultation, and can pick up your medicine the day of.
"Thanks for helping me!! Thanks for getting my glute back working, you have no idea how confident I am playing after that!!"
"My fertility specialist retested hormones and everything has improved!! MY FSH and my AMH are now in range vs a few months before being too high. I am now ready to start IVF."
"I'm a believer! I was always hesitant to try, but my friend who recommended you had such amazing results. I can golf and have been in zero pain, after nursing a shoveling accident since winter."