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  • Kenneth Falchuk, MD 390 Points

    Kenneth Falchuk, MD

    Gastroenterology Associates
    110 Francis St
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Douglas Pleskow, MD 330 Points

    Douglas Pleskow, MD

    Beth Israel Deaconess Ctr
    110 Francis St
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Michael Apstein, MD 200 Points

    Michael Apstein, MD

    110 Francis Street
    Suite 8E
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Ciaran Kelly, MD 200 Points

    Ciaran Kelly, MD

    330 Brookline Avenue
    Stoneman 3
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Simon Robson, MD, PHD 200 Points

    Simon Robson, MD, PHD

    110 Francis Street
    Suite 8E
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Mandeep Sawhney, MD 200 Points

    Mandeep Sawhney, MD

    330 Brookline Avenue
    Rabb Rose 1
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Jacqueline Wolf, MD 200 Points

    Jacqueline Wolf, MD

    330 Brookline Avenue
    Rabb Rose 1
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Jacqueline Wolf, MD 150 Points

    Jacqueline Wolf, MD

    330 Brookline Ave, Rabb-437
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Andrew Plaut, MD 140 Points

    Andrew Plaut, MD

    New England Med Ctr Gi
    750 Washington St, Box 006
    Boston, MA 02111
  • Douglas Horst, MD 130 Points

    Douglas Horst, MD

    Gastroenterology Associates
    110 Francis St
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Catherine Cheney, MD 120 Points

    Catherine Cheney, MD

    Beth Israel Deaconess Med Ctr
    330 Brookline Ave # Da501, Beth Isrl Deaconess Mc
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Anne Wolf, MD 120 Points

    Anne Wolf, MD

    Childrens Hospital
    300 Longwood Ave, 300 Longwood Ave
    Boston, MA 02115
  • John Saltzman, MD 110 Points

    John Saltzman, MD

    Brigham Infectious Diseases
    75 Francis St, Gastroenterology Dept
    Boston, MA 02115
  • James Piper, MD 110 Points

    James Piper, MD

    Harvard Vanguard Medical Assoc
    3 Fenway Plz
    Boston, MA 02215
  • James Richter, MD 110 Points

    James Richter, MD

    Internal Medicine Assoc
    32 Fruit St
    Boston, MA 02114
  • David Bross, MD 110 Points

    David Bross, MD

    Mystic Valley Pediatrics
    75 Riverside Sq
    Boston, MA 02136
  • Karim Fawaz, MD 110 Points

    Karim Fawaz, MD

    New England Medical Center
    750 Washington St, 171 Harrison Ave
    Boston, MA 02111
  • Timothy Buie, MD 110 Points

    Timothy Buie, MD

    Pediatric Gastroenterology
    32 Fruit St, #Vbk-107
    Boston, MA 02114
  • Win Travassos, MD 110 Points

    Win Travassos, MD

    330 Brookline Ave, Bidmc 330
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Laurence Bailen, MD 100 Points

    Laurence Bailen, MD

    750 Washington St, Box 233
    Boston, MA 02111
  • Satish Singh, MD 100 Points

    Satish Singh, MD

    Beth Israel Deaconess East
    650 Albany St Ste 5, Evans Biomedical Research
    Boston, MA 02118
  • Andres Gelrud, MD 100 Points

    Andres Gelrud, MD

    Beth Israel Deaconess Med Ctr
    750 Washington St
    Boston, MA 02111
  • Sangik Oh, MD 100 Points

    Sangik Oh, MD

    Beth Israel Deaconess Med Ctr
    330 Brookline Ave, Dana-501
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Richard Farrell, MD 100 Points

    Richard Farrell, MD

    Beth Israel Hospital East
    330 Brookline Ave, Div Gastro Dana 501
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Eric Goldberg, MD 100 Points

    Eric Goldberg, MD

    Beth Israel Hospital
    330 Brookline Ave
    Boston, MA 02215

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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