to Pulse Community Care
Pulse Community Care is a holistic medicine practice in downtown Silver Spring that uses acupuncture, herbal medicine and naturopathic medicine to treat a wide variety of physical and emotional imbalances.
Natural medicines are not only an alternative to modern Western medicine, they also fill in the gaps - natural medicines are preventative and improve your day-to-day wellbeing. We believe Western & Eastern medicine work best in harmony with each other.
Pulse makes it a high priority to provide the best care possible at reasonable prices. We care deeply about each patient and their experience. We know just how transformative and beneficial acupuncture and herbal medicine is, and we are dedicated to leading by example.
Mon: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
Tues: 9:00am - 8:00pm
Thurs: 1:00pm - 8:00pm
Sat: 9:00am - 4:00pm
NATUROPATHIC & CHINESE MEDICINE
Naturopathic Medicine is based in modern Western medicine, but aims to utilize natural treatments like mental health, diet, lifestyle, natural substances and supplements.
Naturopathic medicine is a primary health profession. Doctors train for 4+ years in a rigorous medical program. They are trained in diagnosis, prevention and treatment of disease.
Naturopathic medicine strives to empower the patient and teach them about their health & healing.
Chinese medicine is a system of diagnosis that includes multiple treatment methods:
acupuncture, cupping, herbal medicine are a few.
Traditional Chinese Medicine diagnoses is based on the body as a whole, not individual symptoms.
Practitioners complete a 3.5 year medical Master's program, are board certified, and licensed by the state.
Both systems of medicine are holistic. They treat imbalances in the body at the root of the issue.
Both use natural substances as a first line of treatment.
Both treat mental, emotional, and physical issues.