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  • Tony Trang, MD

    Tony Trang, MD

    2515 Business Center Dr
    Pearland, TX 77584
  • Rukan Daccak, MD 110 Points

    Rukan Daccak, MD

    Distance: 7.51 mi
    PO Box 405
    South Houston, TX 77587
  • Steven Fein, MD
    780 Points

    Steven Fein, MD

    Digestive Health Center
    Distance: 9.95 mi
    4001 Preston
    125
    Pasadena, TX 77505
  • Sezen Altug, MD 110 Points

    Sezen Altug, MD

    Pasadena Gastroenterolgy Assoc
    Distance: 9.95 mi
    3315 Burke Rd Ste 202
    Pasadena, TX 77504
  • Stephen Marcum, MD 360 Points

    Stephen Marcum, MD

    Distance: 10.24 mi
    400 Medical Center Blvd Ste 202
    Webster, TX 77598
  • Ashish DebRoy 110 Points

    Ashish DebRoy

    Ashish DebRoy, MD
    Distance: 10.24 mi
    450 Medical Center Blvd
    Suite 600C
    Webster, TX 77598
  • 100 Points

    Pediatric Gastroenterology Associates Of Houston- Webster

    Distance: 10.24 mi
    450 Medical Center Blvd
    Suite 600C
    Webster, TX 77598
  • Sezen Altug 100 Points

    Sezen Altug

    Texas Digestive Disease Consultants-Clear Lake Webster
    Distance: 10.24 mi
    1015 Medical Center Blvd
    Ste 1700
    Webster, TX 77598
  • Syed Jafri 100 Points

    Syed Jafri

    Texas Digestive Disease Consultants-Clear Lake Webster
    Distance: 10.24 mi
    1015 Medical Center Blvd
    Ste 1700
    Webster, TX 77598

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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