Stop Smoking Concerns / FAQs
Yes. We treat any type of nicotine addiction – chewing, snuff, nicotine patches, nicotine gum, nicotine lozenges, etc.
No, we use a non-invasive procedure. There is no penetration of the skin. Acupuncture is an invasive procedure. Auriculotherapy is a more contemporary procedure than acupuncture.
The Leslie-Cam® Stop Smoking procedure has been used since 1991. The St. Louis, MO office has treated well over 50.000 patients
Yes; for more information, go to our Weight Control page.
Auriculotherapy is a nerve stimulation on the exterior of the ears. (Read More)
Yes, yes, yes, and yes if the pacemaker is shielded. If it is 10 years or older, you should consult your physician or pacemaker manufacturer
No. In fact, you should not use any other form of nicotine with this procedure. Do not change any of the medications your physician has currently prescribed for you.
Our Grand Junction location is: 533 Bogart, Suite E, Grand Junction, CO 81501. Our Denver Location is 2530 W. 38th Ave. Denver, CO 80211.
Our founder’s location is in St Louis, MO. If you know someone near there, Please have them visit their web site at www.lesliecamstopsmoking.com. Either office will travel to any location in the United States for an on site treatment.
Payment may be made by cash, MasterCard or Visa.
Allow a maximum of 30 minutes from the time you arrive. The actual treatment time will be approximately 10 minutes.
No, it feels like a pinch or a heat sensation.
We have an 85% success rate with one treatment. If you feel the urge to smoke after you have been treated, you may return to our offices to receive free unlimited follow up treatments at no charge providing you don’t smoke or use nicotine.
No, there are no adverse side effects.
No; however, you are welcome to bring your nicotine products, lighters, and ashtrays with you and leave them with us, or you may discard them before you come.
Yes. You will remove them during the treatment.
We treat nicotine addiction as well as weight reduction. However, only nicotine addiction is treated on site.
Not all patients gain weight simply because they stop smoking. If this is a concern, the therapist will weigh you at the initial visit. Should you gain five pounds within a month of treatment, call the office immediately. You are able to visit the office for one auriculotherapy weight treatment at no charge. These treatments will make the patient feel full before they actually are, thus causing them to eat less.
Yes. Gift certificates are a great idea for special occasions such as birthdays, get well gifts, pregnancy announcements, etc. We will be happy to take your order over the phone and mail gift certificates and information packets directly to the recipient.
Check with your insurance company or employee health plan. If requested, we will provide you a receipt with the necessary information after you’ve been treated. Full payment is required at the time of service.