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Sally Sun Acupuncture 中医针灸诊所

Acupuncture Clinic in san Jose. Specialize in Pain Relief, Women's Health, Insomnia, Depression, Infertility, Sport or Auto Injuries.
Opening at 9:00 AM tomorrow
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a year ago
Doctors Sun has been my acupuncture doctor for more than six years. She’s very knowledgeable about what she does, I always looking forward to my appointment with her. Doctor Sun is highly skilled and knows how to heal, she been helping manage my pain, it make me feel very relaxed and rejuvenated, I am a believer in acupuncture and highly recommend Dr Sun as great choice for care.
- Elena G
a year ago
Dr. Sun’s acupuncture treatments helped keep me feeling well during chemotherapy five years ago. Since then her acupuncture, acupressure, and cupping treatments have helped me with a number of issues where Western medicine was insufficient treatment. Her kind and gentle demeanor adds to the healing experience. I have recommended her to several friends who have benefited from her treatment as well. I highly recommend her.
- Susan K
a year ago
Dr. Sun is my lifestyle coach. She knows both Chinese medicine and west medicine and she can always give me suggestions when I have questions about my health conditions. She is a warm person and very approachable. I highly recommend Dr. Sun.
- Yi Z

Our Services and Specialties | About Us


Acupuncture is a safe, drug-free, natural and effective method of treatment. Acupuncture involves the insertion of thin, disposable needles into specific acupuncture points on the body. It helps relieve the symptoms of a variety of health problems as well as help uncover the underlying root of various medical problems.
What are the benefits of acupuncture?
  1. It can help to relieve pain by stimulating the nervous system to release pain-relieving chemicals in the body. 
  2. It can help to improve energy levels and circulation by unblocking stuck energy and promoting the flow of blood and qi around the body. 
  3. It can help to boost immunity by stimulating the release of immune cells and substances in the body. 
  4.  It can help to reduce stress and anxiety levels by inducing a state of relaxation.
Acupuncture helps with these common illnesses:
  • Insomnia 
  • Post Stroke
  • Gastric Conditions
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Painful Periods 
  • Bell's Palsy 
  • Infertility 
  • Metabolic Management
  • Pain Management
  • Headache
  • Sprains
  • Tennis elbow
  • Sciatica
  • Slipped Disc
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Trigger Finger

The practice of applying pressure on acupoints and manipulation of joints and muscles on the body using the finger in order to promote healing in the body. It uses acupuncture points without the use of needles.   
What are the benefits of Acupressure?
  1. Relax muscles and tendons 
  2. Unblock the collateral channels, promote blood flow and clear blood or qi stasis 
  3. Normalize visceral functions and boost immune system   
Acupressure helps with these common illnesses: 
  • High and low blood pressure
  • Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting
  • Gastric conditions, including peptic ulcer 
  • Painful periods
  • Dysentery
  • Allergic rhinitis
  • Facial pain 
  • Morning sickness

Cupping is a technique that uses small glass cups as suction devices placed on the skin to disperse and break up stagnation or congestion by drawing congested blood, energy or other humors to the surface.   
What are the benefits of acupuncture? 
Cupping can be relaxing and soothing. It works on the body's meridian system, to "open up" any stagnant points for a better flow of Qi, and to rejuvenate certain meridians and organs that are not functioning at their optimum. Scientifically, this technique is known to help activate the lymphatic system, promote blood circulation and aid deep tissue repair.   
Cupping helps with these common illnesses:
  • Tight Muscles
  • Stiff Neck and Shoulder
  • Back Pain
  • Fatigue
  • Sluggish Digestive System
  • Blood Stagnation
  • Poor Blood Circulation
  • Damp Body
  • Gastric Conditions
  • Painful Periods
  • Cold/ Flu

Moxibustion is a form of heat therapy in which “moxa” are burned on or very near the surface of the skin to warm the meridians, invigorate the flow of Qi, dispel cold and dampness and strengthen the immune system. Moxibustion is able to stimulate acupuncture points or specific parts of the human body and regulates the physiological and biochemical functions of the human body. Moxibustion helps with these common illnesses: 
  • Relieve Cold or Stagnant Conditions like Clammy Hands 
  • Female Physical Pain 
  • Pre/Post Pregnancy Care 
  • Cold Tingling Joints 
  • Fertility Problems 
  • Diarrhea 
  • Arthritic Pain 
  • Fluid Retention 
  • Feelings of Coldness 
  • Low Immunity 
  • Digestion Problems 
  • Debilitating Conditions, such as Weakness and Fatigue

Herbal Medicine
The use of natural herbs in order to promote the body's own healing process. Each prescription is a combination of many herbs and minerals tailored to the patient's needs and is prepared as a tea or decoction. Different herbs have different properties and can balance particular parts of the body.     
What are the benefits of Herbal Medicine?   
Chinese herbs are useful in the rehabilitation from many chronic diseases, as well. Chinese herbal therapy may be recommended when you have multiple symptoms or symptoms that are hard to pinpoint, or if you have exhausted traditional medical options and nothing seems to help. Chinese herbal medicine may also be useful when you need therapy to counteract side effects of prescription medications. Finally, Chinese herbal therapy is beneficial as preventive medicine.   
Herbal Medicine helps with these common illnesses:  
  • High and low blood pressure  
  • High Cholesterol  
  • Chronic diseases
  • Skin Conditions
  • Gastronomic Condition
  • Constipation
  • Allergies
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Sub-fertility
  • Men and Women's Health
  • Fatigue
  • Cancer Management
  • Eye Conditions
  • General Health


Quick Pain Relief
Our unique acupuncture therapy can quickly relieve your pain, including cervical spondylosis, frozen shoulder, lower back pain, knee pain, swelling and pain of limbs and joints, sciatica, car accident sprain, etc.
Our goal is not only to manage the pain, but also to find the root cause and eliminate pain, so that you can live pain-free and have a high quality of life.
Treatment options include any of, or a combination of the following: Acupuncture, Acupressure, Tui-Na massage, Cupping, Moxibustion, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Herbs and Diet Therapy. 

Car Accident Injury Treatment
A car accident can cause many types of injury, such as head injuries, herniated discs, inflammation, knee trauma, shoulder injuries and whiplash. Even a low-speed car crash also can convey high-impact damage to the body. Early recovery treatment can prevent future hidden chronic and pain problems.
Ours acupuncture treatment, sometimes combined with Tui-Na massage, Cupping or Gua-Sha, has an immediate positive effect on healing soft tissue injury. 

Acupuncture therapy for Sports Injuries
Types of sports injuries includes Sprains, Strains, Knee injuries, Swollen muscles, Achilles tendon rupture, Fractures, Dislocations, Rotator cuff injury, etc.

Infertility Treatment and Women's Health
Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine has proven beneficial in the treatment of a number of women's health issues. In the past years, Dr. Sun had a lot of success stories to treat a variety of women's health issues, including Infertility, Menopause Symptoms, Menstrual Irregularities, PMS Symptoms, Cramps. Especially the treatment for infertility shows great results. 

Acupuncture for Insomnia
Do you have a problem falling asleep no matter how tired you are? Or do you wake up in the middle of the night after only slept for a few hours? Or do you struggle every night by tossing and turning?
Insomnia does not only negatively affect your energy, mood and life during the day, but it will affect your health seriously.
Acupuncture is working good for sleeping disorder. It can help you return to good sleep habits. We get to the root cause of what is really keeping you awake. When balance is restored, your body and mind can resume a healthy rhythm naturally. 

Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture for Depression
Depression can be described as stagnant energy within the body. This stagnation can create imbalances that lead to symptoms of depression, such as an inability to focus, melancholy, anger, fatigue, and a lack of inspiration. Acupuncture addresses the issue by enabling the energy to move more efficiently, balancing the organ systems and creating homeostasis. The idea is that creating balanced energy better equips a person to manage stress and steady emotions, and enables a more peaceful feeling.

Cosmetic Acupuncture
Each facial point is connected to a specific internal organ.
As the Qi moves and circulates, it strengthens the function of that particular organ. It will improve blood and energy circulation, nourish the skin with vital nutrients and increase collagen production to diminish the appearance of fine lines, winkles, sagging and dull skin.
It's a natural and non-invasive procedure.
It helps you look younger and feel more vibrant inside and out.
  • Helps heal sun-damaged skin.
  • Minimizes lines and wrinkles.
  • Stimulates collagen and elastin production.
  • Brightens skin tone.
  • Helps diminish blemishes.

Bell's Palsy Treatment
Bell's palsy, also known as idiopathic facial paralysis, is sudden weakness in the muscles on one half of the face, causing that half of the face to droop. Bell's palsy may be a reaction to a viral infection. Bell's palsy usually resolves on its own within six months. Dr. Sun’s acupuncture therapy has helped many patients to recover faster. 

Acupuncture for Post-herpetic Neuralgia (PHN)
The lifetime incidence of shingles is about 10-20%, and this rises with advancing age, with more than 60% of patients affected by the disease being more than 50 years of age. Post-herpetic neuralgia (PHN) is one of the most common complications following herpes zoster. PHN may occur shortly after the acute attack of shingles, or develop weeks to months following the shingles attack. It causes chronic pain that can persists over months to years.
Acupuncture has been confirmed as an effective and safe treatment for PHN. It could reduce pain and discomfort among patients with PHN.

Eye Acupuncture
Eye acupuncture focuses on promoting circulation of Qi and blood around the eyes.


About Sally Sun Acupuncture Clinic
Sally Sun Acupuncture Clinic provides professional acupuncture treatments in south bay area. In addition to acupuncture, the clinic offers services such as Acupressure, Cupping, Moxibustion, Herbal Medicine, Diet therapy and Eye Acupuncture. Dr. Sun is a licensed acupuncturist who has experience successfully helping thousands of patients heal and recover in the past years. Her treatment is customized according to the patient’s conditions. The personalized treatment solves more complicated and chronic physical problems. It covers Pain Management, Women's Health, Insomnia, Depression, Infertility, Sport or Auto Injuries, Anxiety, indigestion, Allergies, or Pregnancy- related issues.  

More About Dr. Sun
L.Ac. DAOM, Professor
Licensed acupuncturist in California 
Professor of Five Branches University
Licensed acupuncturist and TCM physician in Singapore 
Council member of World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies
Over 30 years of clinical experience
Graduated from Beijing University of Chinese Medicine

Specialized in Treating
Pain Management: Neck Pain, Shoulder Pain, Lower Back Pain, Knee Pain, Elbow Pain, Limbs and Joints Pain, Neuralgia, Sciatica, Fibromyalgia, Injury, Headaches.
Women’s Health: Infertility, Menopause, Menstrual Irregularities, PMS, Cramps.
Facial Paralysis: Bell’s Palsy
Stroke sequelae
Digestive Diseases, Eczema, Allergic Diseases, Insomnia, Depressions, Digestive Diseases, Eye Diseases, Cosmetic Acupuncture

Most Insurance Accepted
We accept most insurance plans such as PPO health insurance.
If you are not sure of your coverage, please contact us and we will be happy to verify your benefits for you.
Please provide your insurance ID number, insured person's name, insured person's date of birth and a copy of your health insurance card (both front and back side). 

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2040 Forest Avenue Ste 4
San Jose, CA 95128

Business Hours

Tue:9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Wed:9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Thu:9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Fri:9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sun:9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
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