Chinese Medicine is still practiced nowadays, although it was developed many years ago. With historical documents, which have appeared many years B.C.E., Oriental Medicine, also named Traditional Chinese Medicine, has been entered in a various types of documents. Covering acupuncture, Chinese herbs, nutrition and other modalities, Chinese medical treatment is an efficient science, resulting from experience, collected for many years. Following that treatment, Empirical Point allows the people from Philadelphia to feel the beneficial effect of acupuncture and Chinese medicine to the Philadelphia area.

Empirical Point applies a holistic method to patient care. Focused on the model of Chinese medicine, this method encompasses acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine to successfully heal a large number of health issues. Acupuncture and other aspects of Chinese medicine build an efficient method for reducing chronic pain, which is Empirical Point goal.

The detailed care for the person via individual acupuncture treatment and Chinese herbal prescriptions makes Empirical Point the best clinic for traditional Chinese medicine in the Philadelphia location. Sharonís passion for training makes a spacious, supportive ambiance in which symptoms, diagnosis and treatment can be talked over in details.

Highlights, Specialties & Features

  • Acupuncture, Chinese medicine, Chinese herbs

Professional Associations & Certifications

  • BBB

Contact Details

  Person Sharon Sherman
  City Philadelphia , PA
  Zip Code 19118
  Address 40 W. Evergreen Ave, Suite 112
  Phone Number (215) 247-7100

Business Representative

Sharon Sherman


Sharon Sherman, the establisher of Empirical Point, is a certified Practitioner of Oriental Medicine (L.OM.), working in the field of acupuncture, Chinese herbs, and Chinese Medicine. She has a Master of Science degree in Oriental Medicine, is a Board qualified Diplomate in Oriental Medicine by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, and is certified to work in Pennsylvania and New Mexico. Sharon has been practicing acupuncture in Philadelphia for more than nine years.

Products & Services

Empirical Point offers supportive therapy and recovering of balance for the following conditions:

Food allergies, constipation and diarrhea, indigestion, gastritis, IBS
Stress incontinence and urinary tract infections
Irregular, heavy or painful menstruation, infertility in women and men, premenstrual syndrome (PMS) , symptoms of menopause and sexual dysfunction
Nausea, pain and other side effects of cancer therapies
Arthritis, neuralgia, nerve disorders
Hypertension, angina pectoris, arteriosclerosis, poor circulation and anemia
Emphysema, sinusitis, asthma, allergies and bronchitis
Eye, ear, nose and throat issues, cold and flu
Eczema, psoriasis, acne
Depression, anxiety, insomnia
Seasonal Affective Disorder
Addictions such as alcohol, nicotine and drugs
Eating disorders: anorexia, bulimia
General tune-up, immune support.

Acupuncture treatment at Empirical Point may be conducted together with a Chinese herbal prescription. Chinese herbal prescriptions assist for balancing the yin and yang powers in your body. This formulation made especially for you will most likely mix 2-20 herbs that support the healing momentum between acupuncture treatments.

The modern Chinese Pulse Diagnosis (CCPD) is a procedure, which uses touch for reading a personís health by examining the qualities of the radial pulse. Based mostly on ancient systems of pulse diagnosis, CCPD lets the modern-day practitioner to collect diagnostic information by feeling the pulse at six principle and twenty-two additional positions on both wrists.

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