Shiatsu Diagnosis, Assessment, Pathology & Treatment

The purposeful intent of Japanese Shiatsu Treatment is to return the body mind to homeostasis and allow the body to heal itself, free of pain and disease. Oriental Medicine does not evaluate an illness purely based on the symptoms a person is showing, but rather, on complex patterns of disharmony in the body. these patterns are determined by either an excess (vacuity) or deficiency (stagnation) of ki.

The four pillars of Japanese Shiatsu medici