11558 St. Charles Rock Rd Bridgeton, MO 63044


Here are some facts and information about Acupuncture you may not have known.

  • Originally acupuncture needles were not make of stainless steel but of stone, bamboo and bone,
  • Today’s needles are extremely fine in diameter and are sterile and disposable.
  • The needles are about the thickness of two human hairs
  • The word acupuncture comes from the Latin acus, “needle” and pingere, “to prick.”
  • Acupuncture is highly individualized
  • Acupuncture is over 5,000 years old and is one of the oldest practicing forms of medicine known to date.
  • The world health Organization released a report that endorses the use of acupuncture for over 200 symptoms and diseases
  • Even though a needle is being inserted into the skin, acupuncture is virtually painless.

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Dr. Baker
Unlike conventional medicine, which focuses on attempting to treat disease once it occurs, BAKER CHIROPRACTIC & ACUPUNCTURE emphasizes improving your health in an effort to reduce the risk of pain and illness in the first place. Most people would rather be healthy and avoid illness, if they could. This is one of the main reasons for the big surge in the popularity of our wellness center.
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I have seen and learned many things about my health and have seen even further through cleansing. Thanks to Dr. Baker, I hope to maintain good health throughout my entire life.

- Sam C. / Bridgeton, MO

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