Our board-certified gastroenterologist specializes in the gastrointestinal (GI) tract, which includes the esophagus, stomach, gallbladder, pancreases, intestines, colon, and rectum. Our physicians are highly skilled in diagnosing, treating, managing and performing all diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures.

Gastroenterology procedures include:

  • Colonoscopy
  • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) or upper endoscopy
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Spyglass cholangioscopy and lithotripsy (ERCP to visualize the bile duct)
  • Endoscopic ablation using argon plasma coagulation
  • Endoscopic dilation of the esophagus, small intestines or colon
  • Endoscopic variceal banding, stent placement, BoTox injection
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (feeding tube) placement and replacement
  • Esophageal testing with Esophageal Manometry and Bravo (pH) study

Gastroenterology diagnosis, manages, and treats:

  • Screening colon exams and polyp removal
  • Abdominal pain
  • Anemia evaluation for gastrointestinal source
  • Blood in stool, bleeding in stool, evaluation for positive Cologuard
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and Barrett’s esophagus
  • Other Esophageal Disorders such as Eosinophilic Esophagitis, Achalasia, etc.
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Peptic Ulcer disease such as gastric ulcers, duodenal ulcers, gastritis
  • H pylori infection
  • Celiac Disease
  • Liver disorders including viral hepatitis, alcoholic hepatitis, non-alcoholic hepatitis or fatty liver, cirrhosis, and other forms of hepatitis such as Primary Biliary Cirrhosis, hemochromatosis
  • Bile duct disorders
  • Pancreatic disorders
  • Weight loss, difficulty swallowing, Nausea, Vomiting
  • Diverticular disease and colitis
  • Chronic diarrhea and constipation or changes in bowel habits
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease such as Crohn’s disease or Ulcerative Colitis
  • Irritable bowel Syndrome
  • Hemorrhoids