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  • Dennis Chen 150 Points

    Dennis Chen

    Northwestern Medicine Digestive Health Center
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    259 E Erie St
    Lavin Family Pavilion, Ste 1600
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • Nancy Gupta 150 Points

    Nancy Gupta

    Northwestern Medicine Digestive Health Center
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    259 E Erie St
    Lavin Family Pavilion, Ste 1600
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • Nikhilesh Mazumder 150 Points

    Nikhilesh Mazumder

    Northwestern Medicine Digestive Health Center
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    259 E Erie St
    Lavin Family Pavilion, Ste 1600
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • Nathaniel Soper 150 Points

    Nathaniel Soper

    Northwestern Medicine Digestive Health Center
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    259 E Erie St
    Lavin Family Pavilion, Ste 1600
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • Albert Saporta, MD 150 Points

    Albert Saporta, MD

    Universal Gstrntrlgsts Ltd
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    5140 N California Ave Ste 525
    Chicago, IL 60625
  • Edward Olinger, MD 140 Points

    Edward Olinger, MD

    Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    201 E Huron St Ste 12-200
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • Frank Konicek, MD 120 Points

    Frank Konicek, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    3004 N Ashland Ave
    Chicago, IL 60657
  • Krishnaswamy Anand, MD 110 Points

    Krishnaswamy Anand, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    820 W Jackson Blvd Ste 725
    Chicago, IL 60607
  • B Gerald Rogers, MD 110 Points

    B Gerald Rogers, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    505 N Lake Shore Dr Ste 406
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • Stanislaw Maslanka Jr, MD 110 Points

    Stanislaw Maslanka Jr, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    7447 W Talcott Ave
    Chicago, IL 60631
  • Michael Ruchim, MD 110 Points

    Michael Ruchim, MD

    Mid North Gastroenterlogists
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    4646 N Marine Dr Ste 5100
    Chicago, IL 60640
  • Arturo Olivera Jr, MD 110 Points

    Arturo Olivera Jr, MD

    Olivera Nutrition & Weight Mgt
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    3004 N Ashland Ave
    Chicago, IL 60657
  • Darrien Gaston, MD 100 Points

    Darrien Gaston, MD

    Advocate Healthcare
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    9831 S Western Ave
    Chicago, IL 60643
  • David Barch, MD 100 Points

    David Barch, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    400 E Ontario St Ste 102
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • Andres Blei, MD 100 Points

    Andres Blei, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    303 E Chicago Ave, Searle 10-573
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • Alan Buchman, MD 100 Points

    Alan Buchman, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    676 N Saint Clair St Ste 1400
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • Joseph Karacic, MD 100 Points

    Joseph Karacic, MD

    Chicago Lake Shore Med Assoc
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    676 N Saint Clair St Ste 300
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • Peter Whitington, MD 100 Points

    Peter Whitington, MD

    Childrens Memorial
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    5841 S Maryland Ave Ste 4065
    Chicago, IL 60637
  • Yui-Yuen Chan, MD 100 Points

    Yui-Yuen Chan, MD

    China Square Clinic
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    2171 S China Pl
    Chicago, IL 60616
  • Thomas Cullins, MD 100 Points

    Thomas Cullins, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    8046 S Cottage Grove Ave Ste 104
    Chicago, IL 60619
  • Ghulam Dhar, MD 100 Points

    Ghulam Dhar, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    2929 S Ellis Ave Ste 3
    Chicago, IL 60616
  • Brian Edelstein, MD 100 Points

    Brian Edelstein, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    700 S Wood St, Cook County Childrens
    Chicago, IL 60612
  • Stephen Steiner, MD 100 Points

    Stephen Steiner, MD

    Faculty Resident Group Prctce
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    2929 S Ellis Ave Fl 4
    Chicago, IL 60616
  • Maria Ferreira, MD 100 Points

    Maria Ferreira, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    675 N Saint Clair St Ste 17-250
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • Robin Fintel, MD 100 Points

    Robin Fintel, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    676 N Saint Clair St Ste 2020
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • Fred Fishman, MD 100 Points

    Fred Fishman, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    111 N Wabash Ave
    Chicago, IL 60602
  • B Setty, MD 100 Points

    B Setty, MD

    Galilee Medical Ctr
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    4955 N Milwaukee Ave Ste 3
    Chicago, IL 60630
  • Allan Halline, MD 100 Points

    Allan Halline, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    1801 W Taylor St Fl 3
    Chicago, IL 60612
  • Ikuo Hirano, MD 100 Points

    Ikuo Hirano, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    303 E Chicago Ave, Div Ge/Nums/Searle 10-563
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • John Hong, MD 100 Points

    John Hong, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    5841 S Maryland Ave, L Corridor Mc1110
    Chicago, IL 60637
  • James Franklin, MD 100 Points

    James Franklin, MD

    James L Franklin Svc Corp
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    1725 W Harrison St Ste 358
    Chicago, IL 60612
  • Jeanette Keith, MD 100 Points

    Jeanette Keith, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    5841 S Maryland Ave, #Mc4080
    Chicago, IL 60637
  • Joseph Kirsner, MD 100 Points

    Joseph Kirsner, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    5841 S Maryland Ave, Mail Code 2100
    Chicago, IL 60637
  • B Li, MD 100 Points

    B Li, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    2300 N Childrens Plz # 57, Nellie Black Bldg Ste N729
    Chicago, IL 60614
  • Lawrence Gluskin, MD 100 Points

    Lawrence Gluskin, MD

    Lincoln Park Gastroenterology
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    2800 N Sheridan Rd Ste 506
    Chicago, IL 60657
  • Patrick Lynch, MD 100 Points

    Patrick Lynch, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    675 N Saint Clair St Ste 17-250
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • Christian Stevoff, MD 100 Points

    Christian Stevoff, MD

    Mcgaw Med Ctr At Northwestern
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    303 E Chicago Ave
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • Heidi Huck, MD 100 Points

    Heidi Huck, MD

    Mid North Gastroenterlogists
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    4646 N Marine Dr, Mid North Gastronterlogy
    Chicago, IL 60640
  • Robert Craig, MD 100 Points

    Robert Craig, MD

    N'Western Univ Medical School
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    303 E Superior St, 746 Passavant Pav
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • Bernard Nemchausky, MD 100 Points

    Bernard Nemchausky, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    5841 S Maryland Ave Ste 400
    Chicago, IL 60637
  • Mark Nissenbaum, MD 100 Points

    Mark Nissenbaum, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    2720 W 15th St
    Chicago, IL 60608
  • Amit Shankar, MD 100 Points

    Amit Shankar, MD

    Northwestern Medical Faculty
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    680 N Lake Shore Dr Apt 822
    Chicago, IL 60611
  • Amritbhai Patel, MD 100 Points

    Amritbhai Patel, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    2800 N Sheridan Rd Ste 303
    Chicago, IL 60657
  • William Markey, MD 100 Points

    William Markey, MD

    Professional Medical Svc
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    550 W Webster Ave
    Chicago, IL 60614
  • Julian Rimpila, MD 100 Points

    Julian Rimpila, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    550 W Webster Ave Ste 304
    Chicago, IL 60614
  • Randolph Mc Connie, MD 100 Points

    Randolph Mc Connie, MD

    Rush Presbyterian-St Lukes
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    1725 W Harrison St Ste 710, Rush Childrens Hosp
    Chicago, IL 60612
  • Sanjay Garuda, MD 100 Points

    Sanjay Garuda, MD

    Rush-Presbyterian/St Lukes
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    1653 W Congress Pkwy
    Chicago, IL 60612
  • Leslie Sandlow, MD 100 Points

    Leslie Sandlow, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    1819 W Polk St, College Of Medicine
    Chicago, IL 60612
  • Paul Schlesinger, MD 100 Points

    Paul Schlesinger, MD

    Distance: 17.44 mi
    840 S Wood St, Dept Of Med Mc787 Uoi Chgo
    Chicago, IL 60612
  • Priti Pandya, MD 100 Points

    Priti Pandya, MD

    St Joseph Hospital
    Distance: 17.44 mi
    2900 N Lake Shore Dr
    Chicago, IL 60657

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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