Treating Frequent Urination: Tibial Nerve Stimulation Acupuncture

Introduction To Tibial Nerve Stimulation Acupuncture

In a world where modern medicine often leans heavily on pharmacological interventions, the ancient art of acupuncture has stood the test of time, offering a different path to wellness. When this time-honored practice is combined with the precision of tibial nerve stimulation (TNS), it opens up a realm of potential for treating conditions like overactive bladder (OAB) and some cases of premature ejaculation (PE).

The Intersection of Tradition and Innovation

TNS with acupuncture, is a testament to the harmonious blend of traditional medicine and modern therapeutic techniques. By targeting the tibial nerve (via acupuncture points), which is a key player in the control of pelvic floor functions, acupuncture needles catalyze change far beyond the surface.

A Closer Look at the Procedure

  • What is Tibial Nerve Stimulation? TNS is a non-surgical method that stimulates the tibial nerve via acupuncture points around the ankles with gentle electrical currents delivered through strategically placed acupuncture needles.
  • What to Expect During a TNS Session: Each session is a 30 to 45-minute experience of relaxation and healing. Patients can expect to feel minimal discomfort as they undergo a series of weekly treatments, typically spanning over a 10-week period for over active bladder.

The Dual Benefits

  • Overcoming Overactive Bladder: For those burdened by the frequent and often urgent need to urinate, TNS offers a beacon of hope. Studies and patient testimonials underline its effectiveness in improving bladder control.
  • Addressing Male Sexual Health: The benefits of TNS extend to the realm of sexual health, providing a promising approach to managing PE. By modulating the nerves involved in ejaculation, TNS can help in delaying ejaculation and enhancing sexual satisfaction.

Why It Stands Out

  • Holistic in Approach: Unlike conventional treatments that often come with side effects, TNS with acupuncture promotes overall well-being.
  • Minimally Invasive: It’s a comfortable alternative to more invasive urological treatments.
  • Proven Efficacy: The growing body of research and positive patient outcomes speak volumes of its potential.


Tibial Nerve Stimulation with acupuncture is not just a procedure; it’s a journey towards reclaiming control over one’s body. It’s about finding a solution that’s not only effective but also aligns with a more holistic view of health. Whether you’re grappling with the unpredictability of OAB or the frustrations of PE, TNS might just be the key to unlocking a better quality of life.

Ready to explore how Tibial Nerve Stimulation with acupuncture can improve your life? Contact us today or book an appointment online for an Initial Acupuncture visit at Oakland Hills Acupuncture and take the first step towards better urological health.

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