Nearby Cities

Richmond (13.45 mi)
Wharton (17.07 mi)
Sugar Land (19.5 mi)

Nearby Zip Codes

77469 (4) (14.03 mi)
77488 (1) (14.3 mi)
77479 (7) (17.54 mi)
77407 (1) (19.66 mi)
77478 (6) (20.05 mi)
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  • Kumara Peddamatham, MD 160 Points

    Distance: 13.45 mi
    1601 Main St Ste 106
    Richmond, TX 77469
  • Sahil Mittal, MD

    Distance: 13.45 mi
    22121 Fm 1093
    Richmond, TX 77407
  • Robin Ferguson, MD 90 Points

    South Texas Medical Clinics
    Distance: 17.08 mi
    2100 Regional Medical Dr
    Wharton, TX 77488
  • Gregory Shannon, MD
    840 Points

    Distance: 19.51 mi
    17510 W Grand Pkwy South
    Medical Plaza 1, Suite 220
    Sugar Land, TX 77479
  • Nasrullah Manji, MD 390 Points

    Distance: 19.51 mi
    15200 Southwest Fwy Ste 385
    Sugar Land, TX 77478
  • Stanley Stein, MD 210 Points

    Ft Bend Gastroenterology Assoc
    Distance: 19.51 mi
    17510 West Grand Parkway South
    350
    Sugar Land, TX 77479
  • Leka Gajula, MD 170 Points

    Colon Liver Gastro Consultants
    Distance: 19.51 mi
    16651 Southwest Fwy #370
    Sugar Land, TX 77479
  • Keith Fiman, MD 110 Points

    Gastroenterology Consultants
    Distance: 19.51 mi
    1111 Highway 6 Suite 105
    Sugar Land, TX 77478
  • Angela McGee, MD 100 Points

    Distance: 19.51 mi
    11555 University Blvd.
    Sugar Land, TX 77478

Nearby Cities

Richmond (13.45 mi)
Wharton (17.07 mi)
Sugar Land (19.5 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.


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