(EX) Extra Acupuncture Points - Functions Chart

You may click on a specific acupuncture point for more detailed information including the location, functions, precautions and the chinese and english names.

The has 34 points:

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(EX) Sischencong
God's Cleverness
Sishencong
    • Pacifies wind and calms the spirit - useful for wind stroke, epilepsy, headache, dizziness, generally relaxation.
    • Non-needle methods w/children for poor development, mental retardation, ADHD.
    • Issues w/memory or thinking, combine with GV 20 a/or GB 20.

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(EX) Yintang
Hall of Seal
Yintang
    • Calms the spirit - insomnia, anxiety, stress.
    • Frontal headache.
    • Sinus issues - congestion, sinusitis.
    • Tong Ren/Tam Healing System: Eye and sinus issues, useful point for building the energy in the head during qi gong.

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(EX) Yuyao
Fish Loin
Yuyao
    • Frontal headache a/or pain in the supraorbital region.
    • Disorders of the eyelids, pterygium.

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(EX) Taiyang
Great Sun
Taiyang
    • Temporal, one-sided a/or migraine headaches.
    • Eye issues - pain, swelling, redness, photophobia, visual acuity.
    • Local point for tootache, facial paralysis, pain, etc.
    • Classically mentioned in the Ode of the Jade Dragon for swelling of the breast (bleed bilaterally).
    • Tong Ren/Tam Healing System: Headaches, dizziness, eye and/or sinus issues. For migraines use with GB 20 and LI 4.

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(EX) Erjian
Ear Apex
Erjian
    • This point is usually bled to reduce strong heat in the body - high fever, red/swollen throat, mumps, etc.
    • Hypertension.

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(EX) Bitong
Nose Opening
Bitong
    • Local point for nasal issues - obstruction, congestion, sinusitis, rhinitis.

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(EX) Biyan
Eyes of Nose
Biyan
    • Local point for nasal issues - obstruction, congestion, sinusitis, rhinitis.

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(EX) Jinjin (L) and Yuye (R)
Golden Fluid / Jade Fluid
Jinjin / Yuye
    • Issues of the tongue - swollen tongue esp. w/difficult speaking, salivary gland issues, post-stroke asphasia.
    • Sun Si Mao indicated bleeding the point for sudden swelling of the tongue which obstructs breathing.

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(EX) Bailao
Hundred Labors
Bailao
    • Lung issues - cough, dyspnea, asthma.
    • Local point for stiff neck, shoulder a/or back pain.

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(EX) Anmian
Peaceful Sleep
Anmian
    • Sleep issues - insomnia, dream-disturbed sleep

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(EX) Qipang
Navel Triangle Points
Qipang
    • Cold disorders of the lower abdomen - hernia, amenorrhea, cramping.
    • Moxa for infertility due to cold in the uterus

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(EX) Zigongxue
Uterus Point
Zigongxue
    • Uterine Issues - dysmenorrhea, infertility, prolapse

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(EX) Huatuojiaji
Hair Clip
Huatuojiaji

    Used extensively within the Tam Healing System and Tong Ren Therapy.  See Tam Healing System - Huatuo Jiaji Points for details.

    • Regulate the 5 Zang & the 6 Fu.
    • T1-T3 Huatuo Points: disorders of the upper limbs and lungs.
    • T4-T6 Huatuo Points: disorders of the HT.
    • T7-T9 Huatuo Points: LV/GB issues.
    • T10-T12 Huatuo Points: ST/SP issues.
    • L1-L2 Huatuo Points: KD issues.
    • L3-L5 Huatuo Points: UB, LI, SI, Uterine & Lower Limb issues.
    • Herpes Zoster (shingles) - needle level of effected nerve segments

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(EX) Dingchuan
Stop Asthma
Dingchuan
    • Lung issues - asthma, wheezing.
    • Local point for neck, shoulder a/or upper back pain

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(EX) Yaoyan
Eye of Lumbar
Yaoyan
    • Low back pain, especially from deficient KD

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(EX) Shiqizhui (Josen)
17th Vertebrae
Shiqizhui
    • Lower back/body issues - back pain, sciatica, pain of the lower limbs.
    • Reactive in many gynecological conditions - useful local point

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(EX) Jianqian
Front of shoulder
Jianqian
    • Local point for shoulder a/or chest pain

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(EX) Erbai
Two Whites
Erbai
    • Issues of the anus - hemorrhoids (esp. w/bleeding), anal itching, rectal prolapse

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(EX) Shixuan
Ten Dispersing
Shixuan
    • Almost exclusively used in acute or emergency situations - restore consciousness (esp. from heat stroke), epilepsy (excess wind type), coma, high fever

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(EX) Sifeng
Four Cracks
Sifeng
    • Serious digestive conditions - severe malnutrition, malabsorbtion of food, poor digestion

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(EX) Baxie
Eight Ghosts
Baxie
    • Issues of the hand - pain, spasm, numbness.
    • Mentioned in the Ling Shu for malaria

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(EX) Luozhen
Falling Down from Pillow
Luozhen
    • Acute issues of the neck - strain, sprain, whiplash (needle on effected side)

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(EX) Yaotongxue
Low Back Pain Point
Yaotongxue
    • Acute issues of the low back - pain, sprain, strain (needle the same side)

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(EX) Heding
Top Crane
Heding
    • Knee issues - pain, stiffness, tension

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(EX) Xiyan
Eye of Knee
Xiyan
    • All knee disorders - pain, inflammation, etc.

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(EX) Dannang Xue
GB Point
Dannang Xue
    • Found on the (R)ight leg, useful for GB issues - acute cholecystitis, gall stones, post-surgical pain

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(EX) Lanweixue
Appendix Point
Lanweixue
    • Found on the (R)ight leg, acute or chronic appendicitis or enteritis

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(EX) Nao Qing
Clear the Brain
Naoqing
    • Issues related to thinking - memory improvement, mental clarity

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(EX) Shimian
Lost Sleep
Shimian
    • Needle or moxa to help with insomnia

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(EX) Bafeng
Eight Winds
Bafeng
    • Foot issues - pain, swelling, numbness.
    • Mentioned in the Ling Shu for malaria

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(EX) Tian Dong
Sky Movement
Tian Dong
    • Note:  This point is not a standard acupuncture point, it was developed by Master Tam for use within the Tam Healing System.
    • Tong Ren/Tam Healing System: Used to effect the circulation within the vertebral artery.  Useful for alzheimer's, brain tumors, dyslexia, MS, and many brain issues related to circulation. 
    • Falls into the category of Window of the Sky points within the Tam Healing system.

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(EX) Yi Ming
Eye Brightening
Yi Ming
    • Sleep issues - insomnia, dream-disturbed sleep.
    • Eye Disorders.
    • Tinnitus.

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(EX) Qianzheng
One Hole
Qianzheng
    • Facial issues - paralysis, bell's palsy, deviations of the eyes, mouth, etc..
    • Ulceration of the tongue and/or mouth.

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(EX) Neimadian
Neimadian
Neimadian
    • Post-operative pain, often used with electro-acupuncture.  

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