GI Disorders

We specialize in treating the following diseases and conditions:

Preventive Medicine
  • Colonoscopy for colorectal cancer prevention
  • Upper endoscopy for surveillance in patients with Barrett's esophagus
  • Urea breath testing for detecting Helicobacter pylori infection and confirming eradication in patients with peptic ulcer disease
Control of Symptoms
  • Anal itching
  • Abdominal pain
  • Belching
  • Bloating
  • Chest pain (when heart disease has been excluded)
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Flatulence
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Indigestion
  • Jaundice
  • Lactose intolerance
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Poor appetite
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Rectal urgency/incontinence
  • Rectal or anal pain
  • Trouble swallowing
  • Weight loss
Evaluation of Laboratory Tests
  • Abnormal liver tests
  • Anemia
  • Hidden (occult) blood in the stool
Treatment of Disease
  • Barrett's esophagus
  • Bile duct stricture
  • Celiac disease
  • Crohn's disease
  • Colon polyps
  • Colon cancer
  • Cirrhosis
  • Diverticulosis
  • Duodenal ulcer, erosion or duodenitis
  • Esophagitis
  • Esophageal stricture
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Eosinophilic esophagitis
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Gallstone disease
  • Gastric (stomach) ulcer, erosion or gastritis
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Helicobacter pylori
  • Hiatal hernia
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hemochromatosis (iron overload)
  • Intestinal malabsorption
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Liver tumors
  • Motility disorders
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Primary biliary cirrhosis
  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis
  • Postcholecystectomy syndrome (diarrhea)
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pancreatic tumors
  • Peptic ulcer disease
  • Stomach cancer
  • Ulcerative colitis