- Best Burbank Acupuncture & Herbs511 N. Victory Blvd.
(across from Big 5)
Burbank, CA 915021-818-558-5954
Clinic HoursMon-Fri10:00am-5:00pmSat8:30 am-12pmSunClosed
Annie M. November 4, 2019
Dr. Kong is so amazing! I had her in my Yelp bookmarks for a while since I suffer from inflammation in my knee. I finally decided to call her one day when I woke up with severe knee pain. She … Read the rest
Jonathan G. June 27, 2021
I injured my lower back a few years ago causing severe muscle spasms and was referred to acupuncture by my primary care doctor. After some research, I chose Dr. Kong, and she ended up being really kind and knowledgeable, like … Read the rest
Morgan F.July 1, 2021
Dr. Kong is amazing. I lost my voice and after 1 session with her I saw major improvement. She is very intentional with her practice and very knowledgeable as well. Thank you Dr. Kong for saving my voice!
Lost Voice was … Read the rest
Emily W. November 9, 2021
I haven’t lived in CA since 2012; but Dr. Kong was the first person I had to come find during my visit back to deal with my. I remember going to her with all my aches and pains that Western … Read the rest
Paula M. November 18, 2021
Dr. Kong is amazing. I am an RN for over 25 years. I have been treated for many sports injuries via the traditional Western medicine. However, I decided to try acupuncture for my recent injury (tennis elbow), which was incredibly … Read the rest
What is Acupuncture?
Acupuncture is defined as a method of preventing and treating disease, illness, injury or pain by allowing the body to heal naturally and improve the way it functions. Its popularity continues to grow and become more accepted into the mainstream as clinical studies regularly prove its efficacy and people are experiencing positive results. This is accomplished through stimulating biologically significant points on the body.
For Pain Relief:
Each visit builds on previous visits, paving the way toward eliminating your initial problem or complaint. It may take several visits before significant relief is achieved. Pain and other symptoms frequently only appear after a disease or other condition has become advanced. Unfortunately, pain is very poor indicator of health.
Step 2 of acupuncture is corrective. This form of care is necessary not only to relieve symptoms, but, also, to remove the cause of the problem. For example: A person may have headaches which result from a blockage of Qi. Blockages can cause a reduction in blood supply to the head and the effect is a headache. Corrective care focuses on making certain the blocked Qi is corrected and, therefore, the headaches subside. Even though you may not be experiencing symptoms, this phase maintains and supports the changes you have achieved while providing the foundation for deeper healing.
Sometimes called wellness care, these visits are scheduled at regular intervals, depending on your goals and condition. These sessions preserve all the progress you have made, keeping you healthy, balanced potentially free from illness. Wellness care visits restore the body’s natural defenses and combat the effects of daily stress. Wellness is the root of all healing. Rather that waiting for disharmony to appear on the physical level, you can receive regular treatments aimed at prevention and health maintenance.