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Alternative Medicine

Acupuncture & Chiropractic Services

Copayment: $15 per visit (chiropractic services do not contribute to annual out-of-pocket maximum)

Note: 20 visits per year maximum (acupuncture and chiropractic combined)

Alternative medicine services are provided by Landmark Healthplan of California

Chiropractic Benefits

Covers treatment of pain related to acute neuromusculoskeletal conditions such as dysfunction of the neck, back or joints, headaches, carpal tunnel, arthritis, allergies, and asthma. Services must be authorized. Typical services include:

  • Evaluation
  • Manual stimulation
  • Electroacupuncture
  • Moxibustion
  • Acupressure
  • Cupping 
Acupuncture Benefits

Covers treatment of pain related to acute neuromusculoskeletal conditions such as low back pain, sprains and strains, headaches, neck pain, and muscle spasms. Services must be authorized. Typical services include:

  • History
  • Conjunctive physiotherapy
  • Examination
  • X-rays
  • Manipulation