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  • Aubrey Katz, MD 150 Points

    Aubrey Katz, MD

    Pediatric Gastroenterology
    40 2nd Ave Ste 340
    Waltham, MA 02451
  • Jeffrey Biller, MD 120 Points

    Jeffrey Biller, MD

    Pediatric Gastroenterology
    40 2nd Ave Ste 340
    Waltham, MA 02451
  • Bruce Becker, MD 100 Points

    Bruce Becker, MD

    20 Hope Ave Ste G10
    Waltham, MA 02453
  • Robert D Fusunyan, MD 20 Points

    Robert D Fusunyan, MD

    40 SECOND AVE STE 340
    WALTHAM, MA 02451
  • Jeffrey A Biller, MD

    Jeffrey A Biller, MD

    40 SECOND AVE STE 340
    WALTHAM, MA 02451
  • Rima L Fawaz, MD

    Rima L Fawaz, MD

    40 SECOND AVE STE 340
    WALTHAM, MA 02451
  • Alejandro Flores-Sandoval, MD

    Alejandro Flores-Sandoval, MD

    40 SECOND AVE STE 340
    WALTHAM, MA 02451
  • Aubrey J Katz, MD

    Aubrey J Katz, MD

    40 2ND AVE STE 340
    WALTHAM, MA 02451
  • Leonel A Rodriguez, MD

    Leonel A Rodriguez, MD

    40 SECOND AVE STE 340
    WALTHAM, MA 02451
  • Hillary Wright, RD

    Hillary Wright, RD

    130 2ND AVE
    WALTHAM, MA 02451
  • Kenneth Harris 10 Points

    Kenneth Harris

    Distance: 1.83 mi
    92 Highland St
    West Newton, MA 02465
  • Alan Mc Cartney, MD 100 Points

    Alan Mc Cartney, MD

    Alan J Mc Cartney Inc
    Distance: 3.39 mi
    2000 Washington St Ste 542
    Newton Lower Falls, MA 02462
  • Lawrence Friedman, MD 100 Points

    Lawrence Friedman, MD

    Distance: 3.39 mi
    2014 Washington St, Dept Of Med
    Newton Lower Falls, MA 02462
  • Dennis Lee

    Dennis Lee

    Distance: 3.39 mi
    2000 Washington St Ste 368
    Newton Lower Falls, MA 02462
  • Petra C Kurcon, RD

    Petra C Kurcon, RD

    Distance: 3.51 mi
    506 BOSTON POST RD
    WESTON, MA 02493
  • Miguel A Zinny, MD 10 Points

    Miguel A Zinny, MD

    Distance: 4.43 mi
    11 NEVINS ST STE 304
    BRIGHTON, MA 02135
  • Angel Gonzalez

    Angel Gonzalez

    Angel Gonzalez - SMG
    Distance: 4.43 mi
    11 Nevins Street
    Suite 402
    Brighton, MA 02135
  • David R Cave, MD

    David R Cave, MD

    Distance: 4.43 mi
    736 CAMBRIDGE ST ST JOS HALL 3FL
    BRIGHTON, MA 02135
  • Jeffery S Cooley, MD

    Jeffery S Cooley, MD

    Distance: 4.43 mi
    736 CAMBRIDGE ST
    BRIGHTON, MA 02135
  • Jeffery S Cooley, MD

    Jeffery S Cooley, MD

    Distance: 4.43 mi
    11 NEVINS ST STE 202
    BRIGHTON, MA 02135
  • Jenny L Hegmann, RD

    Jenny L Hegmann, RD

    Distance: 4.43 mi
    736 CAMBRIDGE ST
    BRIGHTON, MA 02135
  • Jenny Sauk

    Jenny Sauk

    Jenny Sauk - SMG
    Distance: 4.43 mi
    11 Nevins Street
    Suite 402
    Brighton, MA 02135
  • Roger D Mitty, MD

    Roger D Mitty, MD

    Distance: 4.43 mi
    736 CAMBRIDGE ST-ST JOS HALL 3FL
    BRIGHTON, MA 02135
  • James M Richter, MD

    James M Richter, MD

    Distance: 4.43 mi
    736 CAMBRIDGE ST
    BRIGHTON, MA 02135
  • Manish Tandon, MD

    Manish Tandon, MD

    Distance: 4.43 mi
    736 CAMBRIDGE ST
    BRIGHTON, MA 02135

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:
gastroenterology, digestion, digestive tract, intestine, polyp, cancer, colon, polypectomies, diarrhea, constipation, gastroenterologist