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Welcome to Valley Chronic Pain & Sports Acupuncture in Appleton, Wisconsin

We specialize in back pain, sciatica, spinal stenosis and fibromyalgia symptom relief using acupuncture, dry needling and Chinese herbal formulas.  We are located in Appleton on Lynndale Drive, just a few blocks East of Highway 41, making it easily accessible from Oshkosh, Greenville, Neenah, Menasha, and the Darboy communities.


Acupuncture for Harnessing Willpower

Ever had one of those days or weeks where you just can’t pull yourself out of bed in the morning? Or perhaps you just can’t say “No!” to the dessert tray. Regardless of the activity, willpower is what keeps some people disciplined. But it doesn’t make you a bad person if you have dessert with every meal, buy

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TCM and Seasonal Affective Disorder

Seasonal Affective Disorder, also known as SAD, is a form of depression that affects people all throughout the world. Most commonly experienced during fall and winter months, the symptoms of SAD include depression, hypersomnia, lethargy, difficulty concentrating, negative thoughts and decreased social interaction. Higher levels of anxiety are experienced at the end of the summer season as those

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Walnuts and Your Brain

Many people like to add walnuts to food to add some zest and a little crunchy kick, but walnuts are much more than a flavor additive, as they are chock full of healthy properties and have been used in Asia as an overall health tonic and brain booster for years. Let’s take a nutty look at walnuts.    

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