About Us

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

Increasing your daily water intake is one of the easiest ways to improve your digestive health. Water helps dissolve substances in the GI tract to allow for a smoother passage.


Dr. Powell states he chose to practice Gastroenterology, “to treat a wide scope of different problems and afflictions and using modern treatment to help these patients feel better.”