Sciatica | PSW Acupuncture & Cupping in San Jose


Safe and fundamental treatment by self-sustaining power and the natural self-healing process.


The sciatic nerve is located on the hip bone side and is the thickest and longest nerve in the whole body. It is a symptom of pain from the hips to the feet and toes when a part of the nerve is squeezed or damaged for some reason.

Causes of Sciatica

The sciatic nerve is inflamed due to various causes. It is frequently seen in the lumbar disc and spinal stenosis. It is also often caused by weak muscles or joints due to unstable posture that lasts for a long time.



At PSW Acupuncture, we use effective treatment depending on causes and symptoms including but not limited to:

  • Acupuncture to relieve bodily wastes and extravasated blood
  • Acupressure therapy effective for sciatica
  • Cupping