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Acupuncturist located in Raritan, NJ


If you struggle with gas, bloating, diarrhea, constipation, or abdominal discomfort, you may have gastrointestinal disorders. At Traditional Chinese Acupuncture and Wellness Center in Raritan, New Jersey, Jieru Sun and her experienced team diagnose and offer holistic treatments to ease bothersome symptoms and ensure the best quality of life. Schedule an evaluation by phone or online today to learn more about your options.

Gastrointestinal FAQs

What are gastrointestinal disorders?

Gastrointestinal disorders affect your gastrointestinal tract, which begins at your mouth and esophagus and travels through your stomach, small intestine, and large intestine. The disorders often cause bothersome symptoms when not addressed. See the team at Traditional Chinese Acupuncture and Wellness Center at the first sign of a problem.

What are examples of gastrointestinal disorders?

Common conditions that may affect your gastrointestinal tract include:

  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Chronic constipation
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Celiac disease
  • Gastric reflux
  • Swallowing disorders
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Diverticulitis
  • Colitis
  • Lactose intolerance

What are the symptoms of gastrointestinal disorders?

The common signs and symptoms of gastrointestinal disorders include:

  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Bloating
  • Gas
  • Heartburn
  • Changes in appetite
  • Weight loss or weight gain

These symptoms may be mild and temporary or can go on for extended periods of time. Getting treatment offers the relief needed to live the quality of life you deserve.

How do we diagnose gastrointestinal disorders?

If you have a diagnosis of gastrointestinal disorders, the Traditional Chinese Acupuncture and Wellness Center team is here for you. They tailor a treatment plan that’s best suited for you based on information from your physical exam and medical history alongside the results from diagnostic tests such as endoscopy, colonoscopy, and/or ultrasound.

How are gastrointestinal disorders treated?

Traditional Chinese Acupuncture and Wellness Center provides the following treatments for gastrointestinal disorders:

Acupuncture: Uses tiny needles to stimulate natural healing, improve digestion, and eliminate uncomfortable symptoms.

Cupping: Uses suction to remove body toxins, improve lymphatic drainage and circulation, and naturally enhance digestion. 

Gua sha: A natural healing technique that uses a smooth stone-like massage tool to scrape the skin, manipulate tissues, and optimize natural healing.

Dietary supplements: Jieru Sun and her team offer herbal supplements, custom teas, homemade cookies containing herbs, and other dietary supplements that reduce stomach issues by improving digestion and diminishing symptoms of IBS.


Schedule a visit to Traditional Chinese Acupuncture and Wellness Center by phone or online today to achieve relief from gastrointestinal disorders.