Scottsdale Office

10405 N. Scottsdale Road, Suite 3
Scottsdale, AZ 85253
Phone: (602) 434-7922
Fax: (480) 659-0909
Monday and Wednesday 9-3 pm
Tuesday and Thursday 9-6 pm
Saturdays by Appointment
Closed Fridays.

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Pregnancy Support

Pregnancy

PREGNANCY: Post conception through third trimester

 

  • Treating conditions associated with early pregnancy such as:
    • Morning sickness – nausea or vomiting
    • Heartburn
    • Constipation
    • Headaches
    • Threatened miscarriage
    • Fatigue
    • Back pain
    • Carpal tunnel
    • Insomnia
    • Anxiety

Acupuncture is safe during all stages of pregnancy.

Labor Pain Management –  (home or hospital treatment)

Acupuncture/Acupressure is very effective in regulating hormones, contractions, reducing pain by stimulating endorphins and maintaining a natural balance to promote a smooth transition and birthing experience. Massage, auricular therapy and some body points are used depending on the quality of pain and the stage of labor.

Benefits of Acupuncture during Pregnancy

Treats nausea, vomiting, fatigue, threatened miscarriage, lower back pain, hip pain, neck tension, Headaches, constipation, bloating, acid reflux, allergies, labor preparation, induction and pain management, minimizes postpartum recovery time and prevents postpartum depression/ anxiety.

Testimonial

“ I sought treatment from Dr. Kovalik during my pregnancy. The effects I experienced were amazing. She was able to greatly boost my energy, mood and overall sense of well-being. She helped me connect to the tiny baby growing inside of me. The bonding experience was very, very special to me.” JB, Scottsdale, AZ.