Acupuncture comes to Pairmore & Young

Modern Research and Acupuncture: Acupuncture has been practiced successfully for 5000 years. Though highly accepted throughout Asia for thousands of years, modern western medicine is just beginning to study and accept acupuncture as a safe and effective alternative for many conditions. Research in many parts of the world at major institutions and published studies point to the the growing acceptance of this ancient form of healthcare. At Pairmore & Young: Synergy Chiropractic, we have our own certified and licensed acupuncturist, Lamar Gunter, to work hand in hand with our doctors so our patients can have the benefit of this proven healing art.

Reported and published areas of positive effects:

  • Insomnia
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Women’s Reproductive Health
  • Gastritis
  • Depression
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Hypertension
  • Pain Relief for Cancer Patients
  • Migraines
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Asthma
  • Wrist and Ankle Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Seasonal Allergies

Lamar Gunter, MS, MAc, LAc

I’ve been a practitioner of Traditional East Asian Medicine (TEAM) since 1995 and a licensed acupuncturist since 1999. The foundation of my practice is Traditional Five Element Acupuncture and Chinese Herbalism rooted in Taoist medicine. Over the years it has branched out to include Korean Hand Acupuncture, Auricular Medicine, Constitutional Facial Acupuncture Renewal,  and Islamic Medicine (Hijama cupping and Herbal medicine).