An Introduction to Auricular Acupuncture for Pain Management

View the recording of our AI-PAMI Health Care Provider Presentation: “An Introduction to Auricular Acupuncture for Pain Management” originally presented on February 18, 2022. Hear from Irene Estores, MD, Medical Director of the Integrative Medicine Program at the University of Florida. Dr. Estores discusses the origination of auriculotherapy, or auricular acupuncture, and gives an introduction to the protocol and acupoint zones used in this therapy. She also reviews recent research to explore the evidence-base.

Table of Contents

  • Auriculotherapy for Chronic Pain
  • Defining Auriculotherapy
  • History of Auriculotherapy
  • Neurologic Mechanisms
  • Evidence-Base for Auricular Acupuncture Modalities
  • Building the Evidence: Research and Clinical