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  • Rafiul Sameer Islam, MD
    530 Points

    Rafiul Sameer Islam, MD
    3502 9th Street
    Suite 360
    Lubbock, TX 79415
  • William Shaver, MD 180 Points

    3702 21st St
    Lubbock, TX 79410
  • Hamed A Shabaneh Al-Tamimi, MD 120 Points

    Gastroenterology at physician network services
    3502 9th street
    360
    LUBBOCK, TX 79415
  • Kelly Kensing, MD 120 Points

    3610 24th St
    Lubbock, TX 79410
  • Subhash Batra, MD 110 Points

    2424 50TH ST RM 201
    LUBBOCK, TX 79412
  • Steven Block, MD 110 Points

    Lubbock Digestive Disease
    3610 24th St
    Lubbock, TX 79410
  • Kumara-Pillai Narendran, MD 110 Points

    3712 22nd St
    Lubbock, TX 79410
  • Easwaran Variyam, MD 100 Points

    Family Practice Ctr
    Gi Section Ttuhsc, 3601 4th St
    Lubbock, TX 79430
  • Elias Ghandour, MD 100 Points

    3814 22nd Pl
    Lubbock, TX 79410
  • Yagya Kapila, MD 100 Points

    4102 24th St Ste 207
    Lubbock, TX 79410
  • Usha Ganga, MD 100 Points

    Lubbock Digestive Disease
    3610 24th St
    Lubbock, TX 79410
  • Pablo Paragas, MD 100 Points

    Lubbock Digestive Disease
    3610 24th St
    Lubbock, TX 79410
  • David Hodges, MD 100 Points

    University Gastroenterology
    Ttuhsc, Dept Of Int Med
    Lubbock, TX 79430
  • Monzer Attar, MD 50 Points

    3425 22nd Pl
    Lubbock, TX 79410
  • Houssan Kharrat, MD 40 Points

    2424 50TH ST STE 300
    LUBBOCK, TX 79412
  • Ariwan Rakvit, MD 10 Points

    301 E 40TH ST
    LUBBOCK, TX 79404
  • Houssan Kharrat, MD

    3601 4TH ST
    LUBBOCK, TX 79430

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.


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