The Gastroenterology Department provides modern diagnostic and therapeutic assessments of diseases of the digestive system, including the esophagus,
stomach, small intestine, colon, liver, pancreas, and biliary tract.
Some areas of special interest are: diseases of the liver, motor disorders of the gastrointestinal tract, inflammatory bowel disease, cancer screening,
absorptive disorders and nutritional support. The Gastroenterology Department utilizes advanced techniques such as the capsule endoscopy and
state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic equipment.
Digestive Health Tips From Our Staff
Heartburn: If you are experiencing heartburn, “do not discount the need for an upper GI endoscopy to rule out abnormal pathology.”
Heartburn is a common affliction for many people, but if left untreated it can lead to complications such as Barrett’s Esophagus, which is a precursor to esophageal cancer.