SI-12 (Bing Feng)

SI9-SI15

Chinese Name:

Bingfeng 秉凤

English translation:

Grasping the Wind

Location:

In the region of the scapula, in the center of the suprascapular fossa, directly above SI 11, in the depression when the arm is lifted.

Classification:

Crossing point of the Small Intestine, Large Intestine, San Jiao and Gall Bladder Meridians

Indications:

Pain in the scapular region, numbness and aching of the upper extremities, motor impairment of the shoulder and arm.

Functions:

Benefits the shoulder and scapular region, alleviates pain.

Needling:

Perpendicular or oblique insertion .5 - 1.0 cun


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