The Healing Arts Institute of Juno Beach

Cecilia Erazo-Fritz, Acupuncture Physician

Cecilia Erazo-Fritz, A.P.

“There Is No Substitute For Quality”…

Cecilia Erazo-Fritz is a Florida licensed Acupuncture Physician. She is a Primary Care Provider whose specialty is the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease using natural health care. Offering a general practice for both chronic and acute diseases, she treats individuals of all ages and health status.

Her scope of practice includes Acupuncture and

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Traditional Chinese Medicine – Overview by Cecilia Erazo-Fritz, A.P.

Traditional Chinese Medicine has 4 main branches:

Acupuncture Herbal Formulas/Nutritional Therapies Massage Medical Qi-gong

Acupuncture

Acupuncture consists of the insertion of fine, hair-thin needles along the body’s energetic pathways, or meridians. These meridians cover the body somewhat like the nerves and blood vessels. These needles are much thinner than vaccination needles, and are not hollow. Acupuncture points have been mapped by the

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Mental/Emotional Aspects of The Heart

The major responsibility of the heart in TCM is housing the mind and controlling the shen. “Shen” can be seen as the overall healthiness of the mind. When you look at a healthy person in good spirits, you know how you can see that in their eyes? There is a certain bright clarity and sense of health that shines

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Physical Aspects of The Heart

In Traditional Chinese Medicine, the heart is the organ most closely linked to emotion. Think about all the terms we use every day to describe our state of mind: “heartsick,” “heartbroken,” “heartache” The heart is not the director of subtlety; the emotions it encompasses seem to always be on the far end of the spectrum, either extreme sadness or extreme

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Auricular Acupuncture

Traditional Chinese Medicine is a medical system that dates back nearly 4,000 years. Auricular acupuncture was first mentioned around 500 B.C. in the Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Internal Medicine, which is the equivalent of the Bible for TCM practitioners. However, the method in which auricular acupuncture is practiced today is actually based upon discoveries that occurred in France in

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