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  • Jack Leya, MD 150 Points

    Jack Leya, MD

    2160 S 1st Ave, Loyola Univ Med Ctr
    Maywood, IL 60153
  • Shilun Li, MD 100 Points

    Shilun Li, MD

    Foster G Mc Gaw Hospital
    2160 S 1st Ave Ste 25 Bldg 117
    Maywood, IL 60153
  • Sohrab Mobarhan, MD 100 Points

    Sohrab Mobarhan, MD

    2160 S 1st Ave
    Maywood, IL 60153
  • Nikunj Shah, MD 100 Points

    Nikunj Shah, MD

    2160 S 1st Ave Ste 31 Bldg 117
    Maywood, IL 60153
  • David Van Thiel, MD 100 Points

    David Van Thiel, MD

    2160 S 1st Ave, Liver Transplant Progrm 11
    Maywood, IL 60153
  • Sinha Chunduri, MD 100 Points

    Sinha Chunduri, MD

    Distance: 1.63 mi
    1111 Superior St Ste 406
    Melrose Park, IL 60160
  • Manuel Iglesias, MD 100 Points

    Manuel Iglesias, MD

    Distance: 1.63 mi
    1111 Superior St Ste 409
    Melrose Park, IL 60160
  • James Radke, MD 100 Points

    James Radke, MD

    Distance: 3.04 mi
    1 Erie Ct # 3100, West Suburban Gastro Sc
    Oak Park, IL 60302
  • Stephen Deutsch, MD 100 Points

    Stephen Deutsch, MD

    West Suburban Medical Ctr
    Distance: 3.04 mi
    1 Erie Ct Ste 3100
    Oak Park, IL 60302
  • Allen Rosenbaum

    Allen Rosenbaum

    Distance: 3.22 mi
    3340 Oak Park Ave Ste 200
    Berwyn, IL 60402
  • Joseph Bresnahan, MD 100 Points

    Joseph Bresnahan, MD

    B H S Digestive Diseases
    Distance: 3.22 mi
    3722 Harlem Ave Ste 102
    Riverside, IL 60546

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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