Micro Current

Getting you back to the activities you enjoy

Have you ever been interested in acupuncture but are afraid of needles? Then this may be the treatment you are looking for. Micro Current is a small pen like machine that applies brief micro current impulses to key acupuncture/trigger points on your body.

It is used to treat a variety of acute and chronic health conditions. This treatment is not only safe but very effective and a natural way to reduce your pain.

Micro Current can help you:

  • Reduce chronic low back pain
  • Heal surgical scars faster
  • Speed up bone healing
  • Improve diabetic neuropathies
  • Reduce stress and anxiety
  • Relieve migraines

Frequently asked questions about Micro Current

How does it work?

It applies brief micro current impulses to specific treatment points on the body that naturally reduces stress, relaxing your muscles and releasing endorphins which are your body’s natural painkillers. It is for this reason that Micro Current treatment works so fast and is effective in treating many different health conditions in a natural way.

How long are the treatments?

Treatments are often around 15 to 20 minutes depending on the protocol that is being used and what is being treated.

How much does it cost?

We currently do not offer this treatment a standalone treatment but currently use the device in our Osteopathy and Physiotherapy treatments. If you are interested in having micro current treatment done we would charge you our rates for Osteopathy or Physiotherapy so it can be claimed by your insurance company. This means that it is at no extra cost to you.

Does it hurt?

Generally, it is a pain-free modality but there can be some points that can be uncomfortable. We communicate effectively with our patients and ensure that if a point is too uncomfortable for them then we move on to a different point.

Is Micro Current safe?

Absolutely, Micro Current is safe for anybody from 0 to 100. It’s s a Health Canada approved device and has shown to significantly reduce pain over other standard devices for pain relief.

Who would benefit from Micro Current treatments?

Honestly, anybody. In today’s modern society our bodies are always in a flight or fight stress response. We have long days filled with deadlines and have difficulty unplugging. This causes increased stress responses in our body that leads to chronic pain, tension and disease. Micro Current is designed to reduce these negative effects caused by modern day society and bringing the body back to normal resting levels. This results in reduced tension in body which allows the body to relax releasing endorphins and reducing your pain levels allowing your body to heal naturally.