What is Acupuncture?

"Jersey" dog recieving acupunctureVeterinary acupuncture is an ideal adjunct to conventional veterinary medicine.  By inserting tiny needles in specific anatomical locations, certain nerve pathways are stimulated resulting in pain control, immune stimulation, optimal organ function and general wellness and healing.  Treatments can last  from 20-30 minutes and are not only tolerated, but many patients enjoy how well they feel during treatments. Oftentimes your pet fall asleep during a treatment.  The number and frequency of treatments vary depending on a patient’s specific medical condition.

What Kind of Conditions Does Acupuncture Help?

Below is a list of the most common disorders.

  • Degenerative Joint Disease (Arthritis)
  • Muscular Issues (neck pain, back pain,sore legs)
  • Pain relief for cancer patients
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Inter-vertebral Disc Disease
  • Chronic pain or post operative pain management
  • Chronic Ear Infections
  • Skin Disorders, Allergies
  • RespiratoryDisorders
  • and many others


How do I know if acupuncture will help my pet?

Call and schedule an acupuncture consultation with Dr. Varga, DVM at 732-908-PAWS (7297). Hands to Paws, LLC is located in Brick, NJ.  Dr. Varga will meet with you and your pet and then devise a plan that best suits you and your pet.