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Babylon (2.58 mi)
West Islip (3.77 mi)
Farmingdale (4.92 mi)
Massapequa (5.3 mi)
Seaford (6.18 mi)

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11757 (1) (0.22 mi)
11702 (2) (2.64 mi)
11795 (1) (4.25 mi)
11735 (2) (4.46 mi)
11758 (2) (5.79 mi)
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  • James Kohlroser, DO 110 Points

    James Kohlroser, DO

    Island Digestive Disease
    672 N Wellwood Ave
    Lindenhurst, NY 11757
  • Benjamin Sahn

    Benjamin Sahn

    Benjamin Sahn, MD
    Distance: 2.58 mi
    500 West Main Street
    Suite 204
    Babylon, NY 11702
  • Samuel Bitton

    Samuel Bitton

    Samuel Bitton, MD
    Distance: 2.58 mi
    500 West Main Street
    Suite 204
    Babylon, NY 11702
  • Rajkumar Mariwalla, MD 370 Points

    Rajkumar Mariwalla, MD

    Island Gastroenterology
    Distance: 3.77 mi
    1175 Montauk Hwy
    West Islip, NY 11795
  • Ronald C Fagan, MD 10 Points

    Ronald C Fagan, MD

    Distance: 4.92 mi
    1111 ROUTE 110
    FARMINGDALE, NY 11735
  • Michael C Braunstein, MD 10 Points

    Michael C Braunstein, MD

    Michael Braunstein MD
    Distance: 4.92 mi
    1111 Broadhollow Road
    205
    Farmingdale, NY 11735
  • Herbert Pasternak, DO 800 Points

    Herbert Pasternak, DO

    Gastrointernal Care Long Islan
    Distance: 5.3 mi
    187 Veterans Blvd
    Massapequa, NY 11758
  • Lester Goldblum, DO 180 Points

    Lester Goldblum, DO

    Massapequa Gastroenterology
    Distance: 5.3 mi
    535 Broadway
    Massapequa, NY 11758
  • Corina Serer, MD 180 Points

    Corina Serer, MD

    Massapequa Gastroenterology
    Distance: 6.18 mi
    850 Hicksville Rd Ste 100
    Seaford, NY 11783
  • Adam Beckerman, MD 120 Points

    Adam Beckerman, MD

    Massapequa Gastroenterology
    Distance: 6.18 mi
    850 Hicksville Rd Ste 100
    Seaford, NY 11783
  • Robert M Hitscherich, MD 30 Points

    Robert M Hitscherich, MD

    Distance: 6.94 mi
    4277 HEMPSTEAD TPKE STE 209
    BETHPAGE, NY 11714
  • David Gutman

    David Gutman

    Distance: 6.94 mi
    4277 Hempstead Tpke Ste 209
    Bethpage, NY 11714
  • Michael Barth, MD 170 Points

    Michael Barth, MD

    Wantagh Internal Medicine
    Distance: 7.16 mi
    2155 Wantagh Ave
    Wantagh, NY 11793

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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