My approach to hip pain

One of my readers has asked me to talk about how I treat hip pain. Hip pain is a big deal. Pain in general is a big deal. It’s worth talking about this because acupuncture should be considered a mainstream treatment of choice in addressing pain. It’s not really alternative, although it’s often described that way (it hasn’t been for several thousand years) and it’s non-pharmacologic. Why is non-pharmacologic important? Because it’s useful to avoid medication when possible and when cost-effective. In general, it’s cost-effective to take an aspirin or ibuprofen for an acute sore shoulder when compared to the cost of an acupuncture treatment. It’s not cost-effective to depend, long term, on aspi

Minimize pain. Maximize performance.

William Weinstein, Acupuncture 


3 Cherry Hill Road

New Paltz NY 12561


In Cherry Hill Plaza at

Performance Sports & Wellness


Hours by appointment

Weekdays & Saturdays

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