Gastroenterology Blog

Discover Why It Is Essential to Have a Colonoscopy Exam

11/15/2022

Healthcare experts have long heralded the significance of a colonoscopy as a diagnostic screening, especially as it relates to colon cancer.

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Endoscopy vs. Colonoscopy: What is the Difference Between These Exams?

11/08/2022

Colonoscopies and endoscopies are different kinds of endoscopic exams. A digestive specialist uses them to diagnose conditions in the GI system.

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Raising Stomach Cancer Awareness This November

11/01/2022

Discover the risks, causes, and symptoms of stomach cancer, and learn how a GI doctor can help you obtain treatment.

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Receive a Colonoscopy Before Year's End to Maximize Your Deductible

10/17/2022

Getting a colonoscopy before your insurance deductibles reset can help you maintain your GI health and save money as an added benefit.

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Find Out More About FibroScan® and How It Identifies Liver Health

10/10/2022

FibroScan is an innovative tool that allows our GI doctors to monitor the wellness and state of the liver using ultrasound technology.

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October is Liver Disease Awareness Month

10/03/2022

Know the warning signs and symptoms of liver disease so you may help protect this essential organ and lessen your risk of future liver failure.

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When Should I Take My Child to a Pediatric GI Specialist?

09/15/2022

Gastrointestinal (GI) conditions in children are common, making it essential to connect with a pediatric GI specialist to help your child thrive.

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What Is the Best Way to Teach Your Kid(s) Proper Digestive Habits?

09/08/2022

GI wellness is essential for general health. When healthy eating habits are learned early in life, it can initiate a lifetime of great health.

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Common Digestive Problems Among Children (Ages 0-18)

09/01/2022

An occasional stomach ache or upset tummy can arise from pediatric GI issues like celiac disease, lactose intolerance, GERD, and more.

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Find Out if You are a Good Candidate for the TIF® Procedure to Treat GERD?

08/15/2022

If you suffer ongoing acid reflux, or GERD as it is often called, the TIF procedure could be the solution you need for relief.

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Common Signs and Symptoms of GERD in Children and Adults

08/08/2022

The symptoms of GERD are often like acid reflux, but they occur more frequently, and can damage the lining of the esophagus over time.

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How the Summer Heat Can Affect GI Concerns

08/01/2022

Keep your GI health in line with tips from a digestive health expert that show you how to improve gut health and relieve GI issues.

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What Tests can be Used to Diagnose and Treat Esophageal Disorders?

07/15/2022

Esophageal disorders be identified with various tests, such as an EGD, barium x-ray, or CT, so the ideal treatment can be planned.

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7 of the Most Common Esophageal Conditions

07/08/2022

Common esophageal conditions like GERD, dysphagia, and esophageal cancer can affect everybody. Knowing when to get care is crucial.

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What are Common Digestive Issues Among Women?

07/01/2022

There are a few variations in the digestive systems of men and women. Certain GI issues, like IBS, are more common in women.

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Learn to Spot the Signs of Poor Gut Health

06/17/2022

Worrisome GI symptoms, such as stomach pain, changes in bowel habits, or unexplained weight loss, may indicate a GI disease.

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What Are Clinical Trials in Gastroenterology?

Clinical trials in gastroenterology are carried out to help enhance the health of people who experience digestive problems both now and in the future.

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Know These Common Stomach Disorders and Diseases

Stomach problems, like peptic ulcers or gastric cancer, are detected and treated by a gastroenterologist. Learn more about common stomach disorders.

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Celiac Disease Awareness Month: The Signs, Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

Celiac disease can result in long-lasting damage to the small bowel without treatment, making it important to know the symptoms of this condition.

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Healthy Tips to Ring in the New Year

05/02/2022

Boost your digestive wellness in the New Year by maintaining healthy habits, like eating more fiber, quitting smoking, and getting regular exercise.

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