Acura Acupuncture Clinic Tokyo (Shibuya / Aoyama / Omotesando)

The True Acupuncture Experience!

Welcome to our website.
One of Tokyo’s leading acupuncture clinics, ACURA Acupuncture Clinic Tokyo (conveniently located in the Aoyama, Omotesando, Shibuya district) is able to treat a wide range of ailments, thanks to our team of experienced professionals who specialize in several complementary fields. We take pride in providing the very best levels of personalized treatment to all our patients, going the extra mile in consulting carefully with everyone we see in order to tailor all treatment programs to the individual’s needs and condition. Your well-being is our goal – get in touch today!

Introductory Video of Acura Acupuncture Clinic

About Our Acupuncture Treatment

Our treatments at ACURA Acupuncture Clinic are quite unique as our acupuncture treatment incorporates functional medicine/integrative medicine/mind body medicine to get the best results for our patient. Our patient-centered/healing critical approach to health provides thorough assessment of conventional practices and medications to avoid interference with any existing treatments you may be undergoing. There is no serious side effect, and, unlike many medications, the techniques used are non-invasive, non-toxic, meaning adverse reactions are minimal. We strive to provide a nurturing, supportive, and a healing atmosphere to enable our patient’s smooth recovery. Here are some of the benefits and advantages of receiving acupuncture treatment at our clinic.

At Acura Acupuncture Clinic Tokyo, we see a vairety of patients ranging from pain management, stress management to male and women who have fertility issues. Listed here, are some key benefits and advantages of receiving treatment at our acupuncture clinic in Tokyo.

8 Key Benefits of Acupuncture

  1. Regulates hormones and body functions
  2. Eases pain
  3. Enhances the immune system
  4. Eliminates stress and improves sleep
  5. Improves work and sporting performance
  6. Elevates mood
  7. Relaxes muscles
  8. Improves Memory

7 Key Advantages of Our Acupuncture Treatment

  1. Effective – research shows acupuncture, manipulation and the use of herbs to be at least as effective as conventional treatment for certain conditions.
  2. Safe – in comparison to Western medical drugs and surgery, the methods used in our clinic are harmless.
  3. Natural
  4. Not invasive (mainly use thinnest, finest, made in Japan needles (Seirin) )
  5. Do not create addictions
  6. Integrate with conventional medical treatments and medications to avoid interference with any treatment you are having now.
  7. No side effects. Unlike many medications, the techniques used are non-toxic, and adverse reactions are minimal.

Director, Taiken Jo

Our Director, Taiken Jo, is a graduate of Japan Orthopedic College and Japan Acupuncture & Moxibustion College. He is licensed to practice Acupuncture, Acupressure (Shiatsu), Moxibustion, and Bone-setting in Japan. Taiken is unique in his approach, as he comes from a family that has been practicing oriental medicine for several generations. He is experienced in both Chinese and Japanese traditional medicine. Because of his unique background and approach, he has helped many who have in the past shown little or no response to “traditional acupuncture” or other medical treatments. His style of acupuncture acknowledges the inherent characteristics, health problems, disease tendencies, strengths and weaknesses of each individual.

Director, Taiken Jo

Taiken constructs a personalized therapy program for each of his patients, weaving each of his therapeutic disciplines together to form a better healing regimen. All of Taiken’s methods are drug free and based on amalgamations of the best of Western medical analysis with the most effective areas of acupuncture.

Taiken holds a certificate from the University of Arizona School of Integrative Medicine in Integrative Health. He also received professional training from the Domar Center for Mind/Body Health at Boston IVF, a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School.

He is fully qualified and licensed in Japan with over 25 years of clinical experience.

Prior to his medical training, Jo-sensei graduated from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California

Our specific areas of expertise

What Conditions Respond to Acupuncture?

Acupuncture treats a wide variety of disorders. The World Health Organization lists over forty diseases that acupuncture can treat effectively. The following is a list of ailments which we treat at our clinic. The most common ailments we see have links to fact sheets.

Nerve DisorderBell’s Palsy (Facial Neuralgia)
Intercostal Neuralgia
Numbness in hand and feet
Parkinson’s Disease
Tooth Pain
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Motor System DisorderLow Back Pain
Herniated Disk
Knee Pain
Neck Pain
Repetitive Motion Injuries
Sprained Ankle
Sports Injurie s
Stiff Shoulder
Tempromandibular Disorders
Tennis Elbow
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Whip Lash
Gastro-intestinal DisorderAnal Fissure
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Kidney Stones
Ulcerative Colitis
Circulatory DisorderCold Constitution
Heart Problems
High Blood Pressure
Low Blood Pressure
Endocrine DisorderDiabetes
Thyroid Problem
Respiratory DisorderAsthma
Bronchitis ·Common Cold
Sore Throat
Urinary DisorderCystitis
Enlarged prostate
Frequent Urination
Kidney Inflammation
Male Infertility
Sensory System DisorderDeafness
Eye fatigue / strain
Hay fever & Sinus
Meniere’s Disease
Skin Infections
Gynecological DisorderBreech
Cold Constitution ·Dizziness
Infertility (Acura Fertility Treatment)
Menstrual Disorder
Morning Sickness (BBC News)
Pediatric DisorderAsthma
Excessive Night Crying
Weak Constitution
Other DisorderAnxiety
Autonomic Ataxia
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Hair Loss
Insomnia – Sleeping Disorder
Multiple Sclerosis
Physical Condition Improvement
Psychosomatic Disorder
Quit Smoking
Stress Management
Weight Control

Your well-being is our goal – get in touch today!

At Acura Acupuncture Clinic, we have several English speaking acupuncturists who provide expert treatment. If you are unsure if acupuncture may be the cure for you, or have any questions regarding specific symptoms you are suffering from, feel free to contact us by phone or through our contact form.

Acura Acupuncture Clinic Shibuya, Tokyo

Fertility Treatment
Other Areas of Expertise

Acura Acupuncture Clinic Tokyo
(Shibuya St., Omotesando St., Aoyama)

Please contact us to make an appointment.

Office Hours (Closed on Tuesday)
10:00 – 21:00 (Mon / Wed)
9:30 – 21:00 (Thu)
9:30 – 19:00 (Fri)
9:30 – 18:00 (Sat, Sun, National Holidays)