Digestive Disorders

Digestive disorders are any disease related to the organs within the gastrointestinal tract. These include the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, colon and rectum.

Facts About Digestion.

Through digestion we obtain all nutrients for the body. If our digestive system is not functioning properly, it could lead to weakening of other systems in the body, leading to more complex problems. Common digestive disorders are: bloating, gastroesophageal reflux disease also known as GERD, belching, flatulence, crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, constipation and diarrhea.

Symptoms of Digestive Disorders

  • Stress
  • Poor Diet
  • Unhealthy Sleep Habit
  • Dehydration
  • Worry or Anxiety
  • Consumption of Excessive
  • Hot and Spicy Foods
  • Cold and Raw Foods
  • Undercooked and Spoiled Foods
  • Acupuncture for Digestion

    When seeking acupuncture for digestive disorders, an acupuncturist will analyze your diet, eating schedule, water intake, and lifestyle. After detailed assessment, we will diagnose the causes of your digestive disorder and will administer a treatment of acupuncture and Chinese Herbs to resolve your condition

    Acupuncture Vs Western Medicine

    In Western Medicine, there is a wide variety of pharmaceutical medication prescribed for the different digestive disorder. Most of these pharmaceutical drugs are harmful to the liver and kidney after prolonged use, and are accompanied with harmful side effects.

    In Traditional Chinese Medicine we will look for the imbalance that is causing your digestive disorder. Once we can formulate a diagnosis we will administer treatment to help restore your digestive function to its proper working order.