A gastroenterologist specializes in treating ailments of the stomach, esophagus, small intestine, colon, rectum, gall bladder, liver, bile ducts and pancreas. Gastroenterology is a subspecialty certification by the Board of Internal Medicine.
Gastroenterologists diagnose and treat many conditions including:
Irritable bowel syndrome
Gallstones and gall bladder disease
Typical symptoms may include indigestion, heartburn, gas/bloating, irritable bowel, anemia, rectal bleeding, stomach, intestine and colon problems and swallowing disorders.
Procedures we perform include gastrointestinal endoscopy and colonoscopy.