Brentwood Animal Clinic

4605 Brentwood Ave.
Jacksonville, FL 32206


Chinese Herbal Medicine

Dr. Philip C. HightmanHerbs are a variety of naturally found products having medicinal properties and adding to the healthful benefits of acupuncture and other therapies. Chinese herbal formula is usually prescribed according to the patient's specific pattern of disharmony.

Therefore, the patients with the same disease may not be prescribed with the same formula. Herbal formulas can be taken in a variety of ways. If raw herbs are prescribed, the patient will be asked to prepare the herbal tea at home. Herbal tea is believed to be the most effective form of the herbs.