Can acupuncture loosen tight muscles in neck?


Acupuncture is know to increase blood flow and it is therefore beneficial to help patients who have tight muscles. The neck muscles are very sensitive to sress and other factors. Our therapy provides a reduction of symptoms by decreasing inflammation.

Cause of your neck pain:

  • Daily lifestyle: computer work, driving long distances, lifting…
  • Workout routine: poor
  • Poor posture.
  • Repetitive motions: work related

Treatment duration will vary based on the injury and the patient’s condition at the time of the therapy.

After treatment we recommend:

  • Relax
  • Stretches (sometimes)
  • Exercises (sometimes)


Acupuncture can help decrease systemic pain and neck pain. Patient sometimes have been in pain for years and our therapy is their last option. Acupuncture should be the first option before seeking other medical modalities that have less chance to work and more side effects.