Acupuncture is the art of healing with needles. It has been in parts of Asia for 3000 years and has continued to gain acceptance in Western/Conventional medicine over the past several decades. Acupuncture can be used as part of an integrative approach to treat disease as well as promote health and well-being. Some of the more common reasons to use acupuncture include, but are not limited to; musculoskeletal disease, neurological disease, allergies and endocrine diseases.