Women’s Health

A Holistic Approach to Healthcare

We promise to be a true partner throughout your unique health journey—and support you every step of the way. Welcome in!

Your Health First

Choosing to make your health a priority is one of the best choices you can make in your life. With a healthy mind and body, you can accomplish just about anything. Even knowing that, women too often put their health and needs lower down on the priority list than they should, choosing to put others before themselves. However, we believe putting yourself first, making you a priority, is the ultimate act of love. We are here to assist you in placing your health at the top of our priority list.

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Our Holistic Approach to Women’s Health Care

We’re here to improve the health and wellbeing of every woman that walks through our doors. We do this by treating each patient with respect, listening to each person’s journey, and working with them to create a treatment plan that is tailored specifically to them. Our holistic approach appreciates that each woman is unique and therefore deserves a treatment plan that addresses the whole person.

To treat issues that are negatively impacting a woman’s health, we’ll recommend using one type of treatment or a combination of several including acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, nutrition, vitamins, supplements, and cupping therapy.

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Acupuncture

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Herbal Medicine

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Cupping Therapy

Women’s Health Issues We Treat

We treat women in all stages of life, from those who are hoping to lessen pain during menstrual cycles to those navigating the changes that come with menopause. Chinese medicine has been used for centuries to help women live healthier, happier, and fuller lives and it can help you too!

We treat a wide range of women’s symptoms, including:

  • Menstrual cramping (Dysmenorrhea)
  • Heavy blood flow (Menorrhagia)
  • Irregular periods – This can be Infrequent periods (Oligomenorrhea) or no periods (Amenorrhea)
  • Menstrual migraines
  • PMS irritability and mood swings
  • Menopause symptoms (hot flashes, dryness, insomnia)
  • Insomnia
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Our clinical expertise guides each patient’s treatment plan. I have experienced wonderful results regulating women’s menstrual cycles with patients who have adhered to their treatment plans that included acupuncture, Chinese herbs, supplements, and dietary recommendations.

—Dr. Adam Miramon

Your Health Care Journey and Experience is Important to us!

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My experience has always been positive!

I have been to Transformation Acupuncture several times over the last 5 years. The experience has always been positive! Lately, I have had the chance to work with Adam Miramon. He is fabulous! He is professional, knowledgeable, and treats patients with great care. Of all the therapies I have tried in the past, acupuncture with Adam seems to have helped the most.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can Acupuncture Help PMS?

Yes, acupuncture can provide relief from PMS irritability and mood swings. Acupuncture helps stabilize the entire monthly cycle, bringing relief to patients experiencing PMS symptoms and irritability by reducing the severity of the unwanted symptoms. Symptoms are reduced and/or lessened by rebalancing the hormones in the body.

Can Acupuncture Help Regulate Periods?

Yes, acupuncture can help regulate your period. Acupuncture helps stabilize the entire monthly cycle, including ovulation and menstruation, thereby promoting a more regular menstrual flow.

Does Acupuncture Work for Heavy Periods?

Yes, acupuncture does work for heavy periods, which is also known as menorrhagia. Acupuncture helps stabilize the entire monthly cycle and addresses root causes of heavy flow. In Chinese medicine, these root causes can be internal heat or qi not holding the blood in the body.

Does Acupuncture Work for Amenorrhea (the absence of Menstrual Periods)?

Yes, acupuncture can successfully treat both amenorrhea and oligomenorrhea. Acupuncture helps stabilize the entire monthly cycle, including ovulation and menstruation, thereby promoting a more regular menstrual flow.

Does Acupuncture Help Menstrual Cramps?

Yes, acupuncture does help Dysmenorrhea—otherwise known as menstrual cramps. Acupuncture helps stabilize the entire monthly cycle, bringing relief to patients experiencing a painful menstrual cycle. Pain is reduced by both rebalancing the hormones in the body and lowering overall pain receptors/sensations by increasing endorphins.

Can Acupuncture Help Menstrual Migraines?

Yes, acupuncture can give you relief from your menstrual migraines. Acupuncture helps stabilize the entire monthly cycle, bringing relief to patients experiencing migraines during their monthly cycle by both reducing the frequency and severity of menstrual migraines. Pain is reduced by both rebalancing the hormones in the body and lowering overall pain receptors/sensations by increasing endorphins.

Does Acupuncture Help with Menopause Symptoms?

Yes, acupuncture is effective in treating the root cause of menopause symptoms, such as low fluid reserve, dryness, excess heat, etc. Acupuncture helps the practitioner detect energetic changes and relieve symptoms. Menopause symptoms can also be treated by combining acupuncture with Chinese herbal medicine.

Can Acupuncture Help with Hot Flashes?

Yes, acupuncture can help reduce the frequency and severity of hot flashes, as well as other negative symptoms related to menopause. Menopause symptoms can also be treated by combining acupuncture with Chinese herbal medicine.

Can Acupuncture Help Insomnia?

Yes, acupuncture can successfully treat insomnia. Acupuncture helps normalize the functions of the body so that patients can both enter sleep easier and stay asleep. Treatments help to calm the mind, lower anxiety, reduce irritability, and address other symptoms that create roadblocks to achieving rejuvenating sleep.

What To Expect

You can expect to find a partner in your health journey.

At Transformational Acupuncture, we strive to provide a welcoming environment to each and every patient. We understand traditional healthcare can make some wary of seeking help, even if it’s for the betterment of their health. That’s why we take a holistic approach when treating each person. You will be listened to, treated with respect, and be seen as a true partner in your own health journey.

At the beginning of your treatment you’ll be asked some basic questions so we can establish a good baseline. From there we’ll discuss your specific needs and issues. After hearing from you, we’ll create a holistic plan that is designed to help you live the balanced, healthy life you deserve.

Your Patient Journey

At the beginning of your treatment, you’ll be asked some basic questions so we can establish a good baseline. From there we will discuss your specific needs and issues. After hearing from you, we will create a holistic plan that is designed to help you live the balanced, healthy life you deserve. 

Learn more about your complete patient journey.

Get Started Today

Begin your holistic health journey by scheduling an appointment today. Schedule online or give us a call at (202) 297-7404.

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HOURS
Sunday 10:00 am – 8 pm
Monday 10:00 am – 8 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am – 8 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am – 8 pm
Thursday 10:00 am – 8 pm
Friday 10:00 am – 8 pm
Saturday 10:00 am – 8 pm

LOCATION
1645 Connecticut Ave NW,
3rd floor
Washington, DC 20009
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