The World Health Organization (WHO) lists a wide variety of diseases and disorders that can be treated with acupuncture therapy. These have been tested in controlled clinical trial reports. Full details can be found on its website.

Below is list of some conditions for which acupuncture has been used for:

Musculoskeletal

Pain, Arthritis, Athletic performance, Back pain, Joint pain (knees, elbows, shoulder),  
Muscle cramping, Muscle pain/weakness, Neck pain, Sciatica, Trauma

Digestive

Epigastric pain, Peptic ulcer, Gastritis, Gastric Spasm, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Nausea, Ulcerative Colitis, Vomiting, Morning Sickness

Neurological

Bells Palsy, Headaches, Migraines, Neurogenic
 Bladder dysfunction, Parkinson’s disease, Postoperative pain, Stroke

Gynecological

Infertility, Menopausal symptoms, Menstrual problems, Premenstrual syndrome, Promote lactation – after childbirth

Autoimmune

Chronic fatigue, Immune system tonification, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Gout

Respiratory

Asthma, Bronchitis, Common cold, Sinusitis, Smoking cessation, 
Tonsillitis

Emotional

Addiction control, Anxiety, Depression, 
Insomnia, Nervousness, 
Neurosis, Stress reduction

Eye, Ear, Nose, Throat

Cataracts, Gingivitis, Poor vision, Tinnitus, Toothache

Acupuncture is a form of primary health care, based on traditional Chinese medical concepts and modern oriental medicine techniques                                                                                             (Florida Statute Chapter 457.102).