Nearby Cities

Merrillville (14.08 mi)
La Porte (17.32 mi)
Michigan City (18.33 mi)
Hammond (23.95 mi)
Munster (24.19 mi)

Nearby Zip Codes

46383 (2) (1.25 mi)
46410 (3) (12.67 mi)
46360 (2) (19.2 mi)
46350 (1) (19.68 mi)
46321 (6) (23.45 mi)
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  • Stephen Paul, MD 150 Points

    Stephen Paul, MD

    Digestive Healthcare Associates
    2102 Evans Ave
    Valparaiso, IN 46383
  • Sophia Khan, MD 140 Points

    Sophia Khan, MD

    Digestive Health Care
    2102 Evans Ave Ste 120
    Valparaiso, IN 46383
  • Peter Mavrelis, MD 160 Points

    Peter Mavrelis, MD

    Internal Medicine Assoc
    Distance: 14.07 mi
    8895 Broadway
    Merrillville, IN 46410
  • John Mirro, MD 120 Points

    John Mirro, MD

    Internal Medical Associates
    Distance: 14.07 mi
    8895 Broadway
    Merrillville, IN 46410
  • Harsh Dalal

    Harsh Dalal

    Distance: 14.07 mi
    5825 Broadway
    Merrillville, IN 46410
  • Mark Nelson, MD 130 Points

    Mark Nelson, MD

    Digestive Health Care
    Distance: 17.32 mi
    901 Lincolnway Ste 306
    LA PORTE, IN 46350
  • David Fumo, MD 100 Points

    David Fumo, MD

    Digestive Health Care Assoc
    Distance: 18.33 mi
    1507 Wabash St Ste 500B
    Michigan City, IN 46360
  • Rakesh Gupta, MD 100 Points

    Rakesh Gupta, MD

    Special Medicine Clinic
    Distance: 18.33 mi
    1501 Wabash St Rm 303
    Michigan City, IN 46360
  • James Monks, MD 100 Points

    James Monks, MD

    Calumet Internist
    Distance: 23.94 mi
    5500 S Hohman Ave Ste 1D
    Hammond, IN 46320
  • Il Chang, MD 110 Points

    Il Chang, MD

    Distance: 24.18 mi
    9030 Columbia Ave
    Munster, IN 46321
  • Mark Efrusy, DO 110 Points

    Mark Efrusy, DO

    Consultants Gastroenterology
    Distance: 24.18 mi
    701 Superior Ave Ste G
    Munster, IN 46321
  • Abhai Singh, MD 100 Points

    Abhai Singh, MD

    Barot & Assoc
    Distance: 24.18 mi
    7550 Hohman Ave Ste 600
    Munster, IN 46321
  • Joel Cahan, MD 100 Points

    Joel Cahan, MD

    Consultants In Gasteroenterology; Consultants In Gastroenterology
    Distance: 24.18 mi
    701 Superior Ave Ste G
    Munster, IN 46321
  • Muhammad Kudaimi

    Muhammad Kudaimi

    Distance: 24.18 mi
    801 Macarthur Blvd Ste 303
    Munster, IN 46321
  • Benjamin Schmid

    Benjamin Schmid

    Distance: 24.18 mi
    7905 Calumet Ave
    Munster, IN 46321

Nearby Cities

Merrillville (14.08 mi)
La Porte (17.32 mi)
Michigan City (18.33 mi)
Hammond (23.95 mi)
Munster (24.19 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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