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  • Jeffrey Bullock, MD 100 Points

    Univ Of Texas Southwestern
    Distance: 22.24 mi
    5323 Harry Hines Blvd
    Dallas, TX 75390
  • Kimberly Persley, MD 100 Points

    Univ Of Texas Southwestern
    Distance: 22.24 mi
    4500 S Lancaster Rd
    Dallas, TX 75216
  • Sammy Horton, MD 100 Points

    Univ Of Texas SW Med School
    Distance: 22.24 mi
    4500 S Lancaster Rd
    Dallas, TX 75216
  • Paul Tarnasky, MD 70 Points

    Distance: 22.24 mi
    221 W Colorado Blvd Ste 630, Dig Hlth Assoc Pav II
    Dallas, TX 75208
  • Howard Weiner, MD 50 Points

    Distance: 22.24 mi
    8210 Walnut Hill Ln Ste 212
    Dallas, TX 75231
  • Nicolae Weisz, MD 50 Points

    Distance: 22.24 mi
    3409 Worth St Ste 700
    Dallas, TX 75246
  • Michael Allen

    Distance: 22.24 mi
    3600 Gaston Ave # 960
    Dallas, TX 75246
  • John Hamilton

    Distance: 22.24 mi
    3434 Swiss Ave Ste 206
    Dallas, TX 75204
  • Venkata Rao Vemula, MD 120 Points

    Digestive Health Assoc-Texas
    Distance: 23.46 mi
    399 W Campbell Rd Ste 210
    Richardson, TX 75080
  • Anjaneya Puppala, MD 120 Points

    Distance: 23.46 mi
    399 W Campbell Rd Ste 210
    Richardson, TX 75080

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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