Arnold L. Wittstein, DVM, CVA, PC

Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist



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What Can Acupuncture Treat?

While acupuncture can be used to treat most any condition treatable by conventional Western medicine, it is especially beneficial for many of the chronic conditions our pets face, for which Western medicine has little to offer but daily, life-long medication. The list below is far from being all-inclusive, but gives an idea of what acupuncture can do for your pet. If a condition in which you are interested is not on this list, feel free to call or email to see how acupuncture can help.

Arthritis Pain

Hip Dysplasia
Injured Joints or after Surgery
Developmental Abnormalities

Internal Organ Disease

Kidney Failure
Liver Failure
Fatty Liver Syndrome

Gastrointestinal Disease

Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Chronic colitis

Heart/Lung Diseases

Congestive Heart Failure
Feline Asthma

General Debility, due to

Advancing age
Cancer treatment
Feline Leukemia Virus
Feline Immunodeficiency Virus

Neurologic Disease

Intervertebral Disc Disease

Skin Diseases

Allergic Skin Disease
Chronic Ear Infections
Hot Spots/Lick Granulomas

Member American Veterinary Medical Association, Oregon Veterinary Medical Association, American Academy of Veterinary Acupuncture, International Veterinary Acupuncture Society