Pediatrics

Wellness care from birth to adolescence.

Natural Pediatric Care

At Coastal Acupuncture and Natural Health Center we provide comprehensive care to children of all ages, from newborns to teens. Our compassionate practitioners inspire and educate children and their parents about natural and safe treatment recommendations to promote optimal health and wellness. We offer many forms of services to promote growth and development, boost immune function, enhance learning and focus, calm stress, deepen sleep, support digestion, and reduce inflammation and pain. These services include:

  • Wellness exams
  • Vaccine consults
  • Laboratory testing for nutrient deficiencies, food sensitivities, bacterial overgrowth and parasitic infections, neurotransmitter and adrenal health, thyroid and hormonal imbalances, and genetic health
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Natural lactation support
  • Holistic parenting tips
  • Herbal and nutrient supplementation
  • Eco-friendly lifestyle counseling
  • Kid-friendly stress reduction exercises, yoga therapy, and meditation
  • Gentle hands-on therapy such as craniosacral therapy, reiki therapy, acupressure, pediatric acupuncture, acutonics (vibrational therapy with tuning forks), electrostimulation and tui na (Chinese massage)
  • Acupressure training classes for parents
  • NAET – Nambudripad’s Allergy Elimination Technique – a holistic treatment for the elimination of food and environmental allergies

We work integratively with your child’s pediatrician to create a broad-spectrum of attentive wellness care for your child. We address and treat many types of pediatric concerns, such as:

  • Reflux, colic, diarrhea, constipation, and low appetite
  • Low weight, nursing challenges, anorexia, bulimia, and obesity
  • Allergies, eczema, and asthma
  • Thrush, frequent colds and flus, and ear infections
  • Teething issues
  • Sleep difficulties, stress, anxiety, depression, and fatigue
  • Acne, premenstrual syndrome, menstrual irregularities, and hormonal imbalances
  • ADD/ADHD and learning disorders
  • Epilepsy and seizures
  • Urinary tract infections and bedwetting
  • Sprains, strains, musculoskeletal and sports related injuries