Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine

Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine has been practiced in China for several thousand years. It is the oldest complete system of medicine. It involves inserting sterile, one-time-use, thin needles into specific areas of the body to induce therapeutic results. Acupuncture works by stimulating the circulation, connective tissue, and lymphatic system; releasing endorphins (feel good chemicals); and through anesthetic nerve fibers.

There is alot of research on how acupuncture works on the body and its use in treating disease, although, there is still alot to be learned. Many conditions have been proven to respond successfully to acupuncture according to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) including, but not limited to, post-operative and chemotherapy nausea and vomiting, nausea of pregnancy, post-operative dental pain, addictions (smoking, etc.), stroke rehabilitation, headaches, menstrual cramps, eczema, tennis elbow, fibromyalgia & chronic fatigue, low back pain & sciatica, carpal tunnel syndrome, and asthma. It is safe and effective for a wide range of conditions.

Dr. Artemis specializes in acupuncture for women's health (menopause, PMS, infertility,etc.), stress related disorders, and pain management.

Dr. Artemis Morris completed her Masters of Science in Acupuncture from Bastyr University. She also trained at The Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Shanghai, China. She is a Diplomate in Acupuncture (NCCAOM) and a Licensed Acupuncturist (L.Ac.).

Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine are safe and effective methods of helping women and men improve their fertility alone or in combination with Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ART). Acupuncture during ART (IVI, IUI) can improve the chances of success by 40-60% according to research. Dr. Artemis Morris is the founder of the Fertility Center at Revive and collaborates with her colleagues in providing the most professional, supportive, and safe care in CT.


To make an appointment with Dr. Artemis Morris at the following locations, call today, or use our appointment request form:
Revive Wellness Center
87 Cherry Street
Milford, CT 06460
203-783-9802
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Revive Wellness Center
867 Whalley Avenue
New Haven, CT 06515
203-387-1540
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Healing Hands Practice
518 Main Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018
610-882-4325
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*Provider of Anthem Blue Cross / Blue Shield, Aetna, Connecticare, Oxford, and Healthnet Insurance Plans

 

Insurance Information: To check if your visits are covered with Doctor Artemis Morris:

  1. Call your insurance company and ask if visits and/or services are covered.
  2. Ask if you need a referral from your Primary Care Physician. If you do need a referral get the information from your doctor’s office before your initial visit.
  3. If you have a plan other than one in which Dr. Artemis Morris is a provider of, ask your insurance company if you have “Out of Network Benefits”. If you do have “Out of Network Benefits” you may file with your company to get some reimbursement for the visits. A superbill will be provided at the time of visit.
  4. Please note that there are many types of insurance plans with many types of coverage and having a particular carrier does not automatically guarantee the visits and/or services will be covered.