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DO YOU ACCEPT INSURANCE?
At Cure Wellness we do not accept insurance at this time, however if you would like to file with your own insurance company for reimbursement, we can provide a superbill.
HOW IS CURE WELLNESS DIFFERENT FROM OTHER CLINICS?
Gene provides treatments with a unique set of skills gained over a lifetime of study and practice. This allows him to provide a treatment that is not only intuitive but based in holistic medicine catered to your specific needs. Whether that be physical, emotional, spiritual or all three. Check out his bio for more information on Gene's Modalities.
WHO CAN BENEFIT FROM YOUR TREATMENTS?
Literally everyone can benefit from treatment. Whether your experiencing back ache from office work, Austin allergies, neck pain from texting, withdrawal symptoms from addictions, or a disturbed emotional state from any of the myriad of things life throws at you, regular treatments can help.
WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?
Come as you are. Massages and Acupuncture are always performed with conservative and professional draping so that clients feel secure and relaxed. Only disrobe to a level that is comfortable to you.
WHAT TYPE OF OIL DO YOU USE?
We use Hypoallergenic rice bran oil for massages. Once we have determined that there are no skin sensitives , we may also use a variety of lineaments, essential oils and balms to promote relaxation and healing.
WHAT IS CUPPING?
A therapy, from Chinese medicine, in which glass or silicon cups are applied to the skin along the meridians of the body, creating suction as a way of stimulating the flow of energy, releasing fascia and relieving muscle tension.
WHAT IS GUASHA?
Guasha is a natural, alternative therapy that involves scraping your skin with a massage tool to improve your circulation, release the facial layer. This is an amazing modality for both acute and chronic pain.
DOES ACUPUNCTURE HURT?
It rarely 'hurts'. The most that people experience is a dull sensation around the base of the inserted needle, or a slight tingling feeling when the needle is inserted. Points at the extremities, like toe or finger ends, can sometimes be a little sharp, but the sensation is usually brief.
WHY IS MINDFULNESS GOOD FOR ME?
Mind improves well-being, physical and mental health. Among its benefits are self-control, objectivity, tolerance, enhanced flexibility, equanimity, improved concentration and mental clarity. All of these help to improve emotional intelligence, the ability to relate to others and one's self with kindness, acceptance and compassion.