Gastroenterology focuses on the treatment of illness or injury within the gastrointestinal tract. Gastroenterology is a specialty of internal medicine. Southwestern Medical Center employs a large staff of physicians specializing in internal medicine.
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: