Acupuncture has been used to manage gastrointestinal disorders by correcting the imbalances of the ZangFu organs at local points close to the skin. Acupuncture also helps to focus on a holistic and energy based approach to improve the patient’s overall well-being. Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicines can treat the following conditions:

  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, such as Irritable bowel syndrome, ulcerative colitis, and Crohn’s Disease
  • Constipation
  • Acid Reflux
  • Postoperative ileus
  • Gall stone Disease
  • Virus infections from rotavirus
  • Bacterial infections from salmonella, shigella or Escherichia coli
  • Inflammatory diseases such as chronic gastritis, atrophic gastritis, chronic enteritis, and gastroenteritis
  • Peptic ulcers such as duodenal ulcer and gastric ulcer
  • Circulation problems in the gastrointestinal system such as gastrointestinal tract bleeding and intestinal cramps
  • Gastrointestinal tumors such as stomach cancer, tumors of the small intestine, or colon cancer