Sports Acupuncture

At inMotion Acupuncture, we understand how important movement and exercise is to athletes and sports enthusiasts who want to achieve peak physical performance. Dr. David Wachtel, an athlete and two time ironman himself, has extensive experience treating athletes as a specialist in Sports and Orthopedic Acupuncture. We are dedicated to helping sports enthusiasts live their lives in motion, so they can reach their full potential and excel in their chosen activities.

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Why Choose inMotion Acupuncture for your Sports Acupuncture needs?

Certified Sports Medicine Acupuncturist

Dr. David Wachtel is a certified Sports Medicine Acupuncturist. Not many acupuncturists have this specific certification for treating athletes.

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Dr. David Wachtel has been working with athletes and fitness enthusiasts for 15+ years and has an extensive background in sports acupuncture, sports massage protocols, and myofascial release.

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Personalized Treatment Plans

David uses a results-oriented approach. He takes time to understand your unique goals and builds a personalized treatment plan that is specifically designed to enhance training, physical performance, and recovery.

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Athletic Background

His personal experience as a two-time ironman, outdoor enthusiast, and long-time athlete gives David firsthand knowledge of what it is like to be impacted by pain, injury, performance plateaus and physical constraints.

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Reasons Athletes Use Acupuncture:

  • Increased range of motion
  • Recovery from injury or surgery
  • Increased athletic performance
  • Increased endurance

New to Acupuncture? Here’s What to Expect.

Dr. David Wachtel will have an in depth conversation with you during your first session to understand any goals or challenges. He will then develop a treatment plan for you and answer any questions you may have before getting started.

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Other Services for Athletes & Sports Enthusiasts

We also provide the following services, which can be integrated into your acupuncture treatment plan or provided separately. By leveraging these other holistic therapies, we can help our patients achieve a greater range of motion, reduce pain and inflammation, and improve overall energy and vitality.

Herbal Medicine



Myofascial Release

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What Our Patients Are Saying



"I am so grateful to Dr. Wachtel for his expertise in sports medicine acupuncture. His skill is unmatched in my experience and he has been such a pleasure to work with. Thank you so much!"


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"I was so impressed with my visit to see Dr. David for acupuncture! Not only is my pain significantly reduced with one visit, but he made me feel so comfortable. He is so knowledgeable and really helped me understand my body. I could not recommend him more! Coming back next week for another session."

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