Gastroenterology, a specialty of internal medicine, focuses on the digestive system and the treatment of illness or injury within the gastrointestinal tract.
A gastroenterologist is a physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of these conditions:
Primary providers will refer patients to gastroenterologists when traditional treatments have proven ineffective. Gastroenterologists utilize a variety of techniques to diagnose and care for patient gastroenterological issues.
COMMON GASTROENTEROLOGICAL ISSUES ARE:
COMMON PROCEDURES USED TO DIAGNOSE AND TREAT SYMPTOMS ARE: