Acupuncture : The gentle art of healing.

The needle of acupuncture reaches the place where words fail

Acupuncture Point Detail

SJ 21 Ermen

Location :

When mouth is open, the point is in the depression in front of the anterior notch of the auricle and slightly superior to the condyloid process of the mandible.

Indications :

Deafness, tinnitus, otitis media. Tinnitus, deafness, otorrhea, toothache, stiffness of the lip.

Method of puncturing :

Courses the channels and quickens the connecting vessels, open the portals, and boosts hearing.


Perpendicularly 0.5-1.0 inch with the patient's mouth open If needle is inserted obliquely towards Tinggong (SI 19), the depth may be 1.5 inches.