Nearby Cities

Madison (9.46 mi)
Decatur (24.16 mi)

Nearby Zip Codes

35801 (19) (1.08 mi)
35758 (7) (12.11 mi)
35602 (2) (24.16 mi)
35601 (3) (24.56 mi)
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Find a gastroenterologist in Huntsville, AL to treat the digestive tract and related diseases.

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  • Thomas P Short, MD

    1103 15TH AVE SE
    DECATUR, AL 35601
  • Khurshid Yousuf, MD

    1103 15TH AVE SE
    DECATUR, AL 35601
  • Michael W Brown, MD

    460 LANIER RD STE 201
    MADISON, AL 35758
  • Dino Ferrante, MD

    Huntsville Gastroenterology
    460 LANIER RD STE 201
    MADISON, AL 35758
  • Raetta B Fountain, MD

    460 LANIER RD STE 201
    MADISON, AL 35758
  • Walter E Meyer III, MD

    460 LANIER RD STE 201
    MADISON, AL 35758
  • Rajesh K Patel, MD

    460 LANIER RD STE 201
    MADISON, AL 35758
  • Wilhelm Tietke, MD

    460 LANIER RD STE 201
    MADISON, AL 35758
  • Suresh Karne, MD

    420 LOWELL DR SE STE 204
    HUNTSVILLE, AL 35801
  • Prasad Vankineni, MD

    Alabama Gastroenterology
    420 LOWELL DR SE STE 204
    HUNTSVILLE, AL 35801
  • Michael W Brown, MD

    119 Longwood Dr.
    HUNTSVILLE, AL 35801
  • Walter E Meyer III, MD

    401 LOWELL DR SE STE 24
    HUNTSVILLE, AL 35801
  • Rajesh K Patel, MD

    401 LOWELL DR SE STE 24
    HUNTSVILLE, AL 35801
  • Wilhelm Tietke, MD

    401 LOWELL DR SE STE 24
    HUNTSVILLE, AL 35801
  • Dino Ferrante, MD

    Huntsville Gastroenterology
    119 LONGWOOD DR
    HUNTSVILLE, AL 35801
  • Raetta B Fountain, MD

    119 LONGWOOD DR
    HUNTSVILLE, AL 35801
  • Rajesh K Patel, MD

    119 LONGWOOD DR
    HUNTSVILLE, AL 35801
  • Robert A Pendley, MD

    460 LANIER RD STE 201
    MADISON, AL 35758
  • Robert A Pendley, MD

    101 SIVLEY RD
    HUNTSVILLE, AL 35801
  • Robert A Pendley, MD

    119 LONGWOOD DR
    HUNTSVILLE, AL 35801
  • Donald W Laney Jr, MD

    303 WILLIAMS AVE SW STE 1021
    HUNTSVILLE, AL 35801
  • Michael Jen Wang, MD

    Decatur Gastroenterology
    1103 15th Ave SE
    Decatur, AL 35601
  • Venkata Kantamneni, MD

    Decatur Digestive Diseases
    PO Box 3017
    Decatur, AL 35602
  • Khurshid Yousuf, MD

    Decatur Digestive Diseases
    PO Box 3017
    Decatur, AL 35602
  • Michael Dohrenwend, MD

    Cardiology Associates
    4800 Whitesport Cir
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Raetta Fountain, MD

    Physicians East PA
    1 Hospital Dr SW Ste 30
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Carl Goetsch, MD

    Huntsville Gastroenterology
    1 Hospital Dr SW Ste 300
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Donald Laney Jr, MD

    North Alabama Children Special
    502 Governors Dr SW
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Robert Pendley, MD

    Huntsville Gastroenterology
    1 Hospital Dr SW Ste 300
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • James Holmes

    250 Chateau Dr SW Ste 215
    Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Smita Shah

    4800 Whitesport Cir SW Ste B
    Huntsville, AL 35801

Nearby Cities

Madison (9.46 mi)
Decatur (24.16 mi)

Gastroenterologist Info

Gastroenterologist Summary:
A Gastroenterologist is a physician of internal medicine who specializes in diagnosing, treating and preventing diseases of the digestive system. A gastroenterologist is concerned with the normal function of the digestive system; making sure that it is working properly to dispose of bodily waste. Gastroenterologists are trained in performing tests (biopsies, x-rays) and interpreting the results.

Gastroenterologist FAQs:
What is a

Gastroenterologist

?
A Gastroenterologist is a doctor that specializes in diseases of the digestive tract.

What does a Gastroenterologist treat?
A Gastroenterologist treats conditions of the digestive tract, including cancer, hemorrhoids, hepatitis, polyps and ulcers.

When should I seek help from a Gastroenterologist?
If you have any of these symptoms you should see a Gastroenterologist: Abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, heartburn, nausea or vomiting.

What procedures does a Gastroenterologist perform?
A Gastroenterologist can perform colon screenings, intestinal dilation and polypectomies.

Where does a Gastroenterologist work?
A Gastroenterologist can work in a clinic, hospital or private practice.

What are an endoscopy and a colonoscopy?
Both of these procedures involve inserting a flexible tube with a light and camera on the end into the body. It is used to see if there is any evidence of disease or damage in the digestive tract. Endoscopy involves inserting the tube into the mouth and down the esophagus. A colonoscopy involves inserting the tube into the anus to examine the intestines. In many cased, a biopsy is taken and tests are performed on the removed tissue.

What are common ailments of the digestive system?
Some of the most common ailments include Crohn's disease, gastric ulcer, hemorrhoids, polyps, cancer, colitis, gallstones, heartburn and intestinal obstructions.

What are some symptoms of colon and rectal cancer?
Some of the most alarming symptoms are blood in the stools, unexplained abdominal pain, anemia and unexplained weight loss.

How do I find a Gastroenterologist in my city and state?
The Wellness.com directory will help you locate a Gastroenterologist in your state. Select Gastroenterologist from the professionals menu and select the state that you are looking to locate a Gastroenterologist in. After you have located your state, find the city that you will need a Gastroenterologist in. Select the state and city and you will see a list of Gastroenterologists in your city and state.


Gastroenterologist Related Terms:
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