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Complementary medicine may help treat multisystem symptoms of long-Covid.

According to recent statistics, at least 101 million people in the U.S. have long COVID.
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Long COVID-19 - Katherine Kim Acupuncture Arts in Westport, Fairfield, CT

Dr. Katherine Echo Kim, LAc offers Acupuncture, Integrative Medicine in Westport, Fairfield, CT

Keywords: acupuncture, auricular acupuncture, Long COVID, SARS-CoV-2, COVID-19, long-haulers


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Covid-19 Safety Precautions
(Updated: Fall 2023)

Due to rising COVID19 in our area:

  • Masks are required at our clinic.
  • Masks have been helpful during flu season, allergy season, etc. Those with an active cough are encouraged to wear a mask.
  • Patients with fever, chills, body aches, etc are asked to reschedule appointments.
  • People who have been exposed to someone with Covid should reschedule for 1-2 weeks later.
  • Each treatment room has medical-grade air purification.
  • We encourage hand washing and provide hand sanitizer.

Thank you for your cooperation.

Long COVID-19 - Katherine Kim Acupuncture Arts in Westport, Fairfield, CT

Katherine Kim Acupuncture Arts
212 Post Road West
Westport, CT 06880 USA

Dr. Katherine Echo Kim, DAc, LAc
Doctor of Acupuncture &
Integrative Medicine Specialist

Office hours by appointment
Call (203)451-9865 to schedule