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  • Harold Kaplan, MD 100 Points

    Harold Kaplan, MD

    Internal Medicine Assoc
    Distance: 28.17 mi
    97 Barnes Rd Ste 1
    Wallingford, CT 06492
  • Douglas Miller, MD 90 Points

    Douglas Miller, MD

    Internal Medicine Assoc
    Distance: 28.17 mi
    97 Barnes Rd
    Wallingford, CT 06492
  • Gary M Cohen, MD 10 Points

    Gary M Cohen, MD

    Distance: 28.17 mi
    97 BARNES RD
    WALLINGFORD, CT 06492
  • Myron H Brand, MD

    Myron H Brand, MD

    Distance: 28.17 mi
    50 S MAIN ST
    WALLINGFORD, CT 06492
  • Cary A Caldwell, MD

    Cary A Caldwell, MD

    Distance: 28.17 mi
    50 S MAIN ST
    WALLINGFORD, CT 06492
  • Jennifer A Curtis, MD

    Jennifer A Curtis, MD

    Distance: 28.17 mi
    97 BARNES RD STE 1
    WALLINGFORD, CT 06492
  • Harold P Kaplan, MD

    Harold P Kaplan, MD

    Distance: 28.17 mi
    97 BARNES RD STE 1
    WALLINGFORD, CT 06492
  • Suzanne P Lagarde, MD

    Suzanne P Lagarde, MD

    Distance: 28.17 mi
    50 S MAIN ST
    WALLINGFORD, CT 06492
  • Douglas T Miller, MD

    Douglas T Miller, MD

    Distance: 28.17 mi
    97 BARNES RD STE 1
    WALLINGFORD, CT 06492
  • Wayne T Panullo, MD

    Wayne T Panullo, MD

    Distance: 28.17 mi
    50 S MAIN ST
    WALLINGFORD, CT 06492
  • Mae Tighe, MD

    Mae Tighe, MD

    Distance: 28.17 mi
    50 S MAIN ST
    WALLINGFORD, CT 06492
  • David M Wolfsohn, MD

    David M Wolfsohn, MD

    Distance: 28.17 mi
    50 S MAIN ST
    WALLINGFORD, CT 06492
  • Sandra Layne, MD 180 Points

    Sandra Layne, MD

    Distance: 28.18 mi
    175 Jericho Turnpike, Suite 205
    Syosset, NY 11791
  • Gerard Cusa, MD 110 Points

    Gerard Cusa, MD

    Queens Long Island Medical Grp
    Distance: 28.18 mi
    175 Jericho Tpke
    Syosset, NY 11791
  • Joseph C Lazar, MD 70 Points

    Joseph C Lazar, MD

    Distance: 28.18 mi
    175 JERICHO TPKE STE 106
    SYOSSET, NY 11791
  • Gerard J Cusa, MD 20 Points

    Gerard J Cusa, MD

    Distance: 28.18 mi
    85 COLDSPRING RD
    SYOSSET, NY 11791
  • David E Bernstein, MD 10 Points

    David E Bernstein, MD

    Distance: 28.18 mi
    221 JERICHO TPKE
    SYOSSET, NY 11791
  • Gary B Hanfling, MD 10 Points

    Gary B Hanfling, MD

    Distance: 28.18 mi
    175 JERICHO TPKE STE 101
    SYOSSET, NY 11791
  • Arthur Lowy, MD 10 Points

    Arthur Lowy, MD

    Distance: 28.18 mi
    175 JERICHO TPKE STE 200
    SYOSSET, NY 11791
  • Mark Nyitray, DO 10 Points

    Mark Nyitray, DO

    Distance: 28.18 mi
    175 JERICHO TPKE
    SYOSSET, NY 11791
  • Eric Teitel, MD 120 Points

    Eric Teitel, MD

    Distance: 30.63 mi
    10 Stoneleigh Ave
    Carmel, NY 10512
  • Michael DeMaria, MD
    300 Points

    Michael DeMaria, MD

    Distance: 30.7 mi
    10 Medical Plaza
    Suite 303
    Glen Cove, NY 11542
  • Ingolf Holm Andersen, MD 100 Points

    Ingolf Holm Andersen, MD

    Distance: 30.7 mi
    10 Medical Plz
    Glen Cove, NY 11542
  • Ingolf Holm-Anderson, MD 20 Points

    Ingolf Holm-Anderson, MD

    Distance: 30.7 mi
    10 MEDICAL PLZ STE 304
    GLEN COVE, NY 11542

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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