Feel Better with Digestive Health Treatment
Gastroenterology is the diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the
gastrointestinal tract, which includes the esophagus, stomach, small intestine,
colon, and rectum. The liver, biliary system, and pancreas are connected
to the gastrointestinal tract.
- Barrett's esophagus
- Fructose intolerance
- Bleeding of the digestive tract
- Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
- Bloating, flatulence, gas
- C. Difficile infection
- Celiac disease
- Helicobacter pylori infection
- Cirrhosis of the liver
- Inflammatory bowel disease
- Irritable bowel syndrome
- Colon polyps
- Lactose intolerance
- Liver diseases
- Crohn's disease
- Peptic ulcers
Symptoms of gastrointestinal problems
Symptoms vary depending on the affected area of the gastrointestinal tract.
General symptoms that can indicate problems include:
- Abdominal pain
- Pencil-shaped bowel movements
- Rectal bleeding
- Digestive problems
- Swallowing problems
A physician referral is not required, although many of our patients are
referred by their primary-care providers.
Bring these to your first appointment:
- Insurance cards, including primary, secondary and prescription insurance
- List of medicines you are taking including prescriptions, over-the-counter
medicines, vitamins, herbal remedies and other supplements
- List of your medicine allergies, if any
- Medical history
- Photo ID
- Prescription cards
Please give us 24 hours' notice if you need to change your appointment.
Please request prescription refills two weeks before your last dose because
many prescriptions require approval from insurance companies.
After hours: Call our clinic and press 1 to reach our answering service. An operator
will help you talk to a health care provider if needed. You may leave
nonemergency messages, which will be answered on the next working day.