Woodbury Acupuncture

Our Philosophy on Acupuncture

Introduction to Woodbury Acupuncture

Woodbury Acupuncture has emerged as a leading solution for those seeking relief and rejuvenation in the realm of holistic health care. Our practice at MN Spine and Sport shines a light on the importance of personalized, evidence-based acupuncture treatments that cater to the unique needs of each individual. Our clinic director, Dr. Scott Schreiber, alongside a team of skilled professionals, is dedicated to offering a comprehensive health experience that goes beyond just addressing symptoms.

Our Philosophy on Acupuncture

At MN Spine and Sport, we believe in the power of blending traditional acupuncture techniques with modern scientific understanding. This approach allows us to provide treatments that not only alleviate pain but also promote overall health and wellness. Our philosophy centers around the idea that every patient deserves a tailored treatment plan that addresses their specific health concerns and goals.

Why Choose Woodbury Acupuncture at MN Spine and Sport?

Expertise and Experience

Dr. Schreiber’s extensive training and certification in rehabilitation and acupuncture set him apart as Woodbury’s go-to expert. Our clinic’s success stories are a testament to our commitment to excellence in patient care and treatment outcomes.

A Holistic Approach

We don’t just focus on the area of discomfort; we aim to understand the root cause of the problem. Our holistic approach ensures that every aspect of your well-being is considered, creating a balanced path to recovery and health.

Services Offered Alongside Acupuncture

  • Dry Needling
  • Chiropractic Care
  • Cupping
  • Sports Rehabilitation
  • Nutrition Counseling

By offering a range of services, we ensure that our patients receive the most effective treatment plan tailored to their individual needs. Whether it’s a sports injury, chronic pain, or any other condition, our multidisciplinary approach helps achieve optimal health outcomes.

Patient Experiences at Woodbury Acupuncture

Our patients’ journeys are the heart of our practice. We have witnessed remarkable transformations in individuals who had almost given up hope of finding relief from their conditions. Their stories of recovery and improved quality of life underscore the effectiveness of our acupuncture and wellness services. Listening to their feedback motivates us to continue refining our practice and pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in holistic health care.

Understanding the Treatment Process

Initial Consultation

Your journey with Woodbury Acupuncture begins with a thorough assessment where we discuss your health history, lifestyle, and goals. This foundational step ensures that your treatment plan is perfectly aligned with your needs.

Creating a Personalized Treatment Plan

Based on the initial consultation, we craft a treatment strategy that integrates acupuncture with other modalities, if necessary, to address your specific health issues.

Ongoing Care and Support

Progress is monitored closely, and adjustments are made to the treatment plan as needed. Our team is always here to offer support and guidance, ensuring a smooth and successful journey to better health.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Can I Expect During an Acupuncture Session?

During an acupuncture session at Woodbury Acupuncture, you can expect a serene environment where your comfort and safety are our top priorities. The insertion of needles is gentle, and many of our patients describe feeling relaxed or even energized after the treatment.

How Many Sessions Will I Need?

The number of sessions varies depending on your specific condition and goals. During your initial consultation, we’ll provide an estimated treatment plan. Remember, acupuncture is often a process that involves cumulative benefits over time.

Is Acupuncture Safe?

Yes, when performed by a licensed and experienced practitioner like Dr. Schreiber, acupuncture is safe and has minimal side effects. Our clinic adheres to the highest standards of sterilization and practice to ensure your well-being.


Woodbury Acupuncture at MN Spine and Sport represents a pinnacle of holistic, patient-centered care. Dr. Schreiber and our dedicated team are committed to helping you achieve not just relief from symptoms but a vibrant, healthier lifestyle. If you’re seeking a transformative healing experience, look no further. Discover the difference personalized, compassionate care can make in your journey to wellness.

Patient Experiences at Woodbury Acupuncture

While acupuncture is a versatile treatment method beneficial for a wide range of conditions, it’s not a one-size-fits-all solution. Certain conditions, especially those requiring emergency care, surgical intervention, or immediate pharmacological treatment, might not be appropriate for acupuncture. For instance, infections requiring antibiotics or severe cases of appendicitis are not suited for acupuncture. It’s crucial to have a comprehensive evaluation by a healthcare professional to determine the best course of action for your specific condition. Remember, the goal is to complement your overall healthcare plan, not replace urgent medical treatments where acupuncture might not be effective.

Does Acupuncture really work?

Yes, acupuncture has proven effective for many individuals, both from centuries of traditional use and through modern scientific research. Its effectiveness can vary based on a range of factors, including the condition being treated, the expertise of the practitioner, and the individual patient’s response. Acupuncture is widely recognized for its success in treating pain, stress, chronic headaches, and more by promoting natural healing and improving bodily functions. Each session can lead to incremental improvements, contributing to overall well-being. It’s a journey, and just like any other treatment, results can vary, but many patients have found significant relief through acupuncture.

How many acupuncture sessions does it take to heal?

The number of acupuncture sessions needed varies significantly from one person to another, depending on the nature and severity of the condition. During your initial consultation, we strive to understand your health history, lifestyle, and goals to tailor a treatment plan suited to your needs. Some individuals might feel improvements after just a few sessions, while others with more complex or chronic issues may require a longer series of treatments. It’s essential to approach acupuncture with an open mind and patience, allowing the process to unfold at its own pace. Our goal is always to provide effective, personalized care that addresses your unique health journey.

What is the difference between Chinese acupuncture and American acupuncture?

The primary difference between Chinese and American acupuncture lies in the approach and underlying philosophies. Traditional Chinese Acupuncture, rooted in ancient practices, focuses on restoring the balance of Qi (energy) through the body’s meridians. It considers the holistic picture of patient health, including emotional, physical, and spiritual aspects. American acupuncture, while it may incorporate traditional principles, often melds them with Western medical knowledge, emphasizing anatomical and physiological concepts. At MN Spine and Sport, we respect the depth and breadth of acupuncture’s origins while applying a modern, evidence-based approach to provide the best possible outcomes for our patients. Integrating these practices allows us to offer a unique, highly effective form of care.

What services do you offer beyond acupuncture?

Apart from acupuncture, we provide a range of complementary services to support your recovery and wellness journey. These include dry needling, which targets muscle knots and pain; chiropractic care for structural alignment and function; cupping for relieving muscle tension; sports rehabilitation designed to address injuries and improve performance; and nutrition counseling to support overall health from the inside out. By offering these services, we ensure a holistic approach to your health, considering all aspects of your well-being to craft a personalized treatment plan that meets your specific needs.

What should I look for in an acupuncturist?

When choosing an acupuncturist, it’s important to look for someone who is licensed and has a strong educational background in acupuncture or traditional Chinese medicine. Experience in treating your specific condition is also crucial. At MN Spine and Sport, Dr. Scott Schreiber is not only a licensed acupuncturist but also a board-certified rehabilitation specialist, bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience to treat a variety of conditions effectively. It’s essential to feel comfortable with your acupuncturist, as a good rapport contributes to the healing process. We pride ourselves on our commitment to patient care, creating a welcoming, professional environment where your health and wellness are our top priorities.


MN Spine and Sport

(651) 459-3171
8360 City Centre Dr Suite 120

Woodbury MN 55125 US

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