Point Localization: With mouth open, in a depression anterior inferior to the tragus of the ear.

TCM Actions: Remove channel obstruction. Expels exterior wind affecting the ears.

Indications: Mumps. Toothache. Pain in the jaw and ear. Tinnitus. Deafness. Discharge, itching, redness and swelling of the ear.

Target area: Ear. Jaw.

Point Name and Meaning: Tinghui – Auditory Convergence

Acupuncture Meridian: Gallbladder

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel: Shao Yang (Lesser Yang) [TB + GB]




*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.