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Gastroenterologists


A gastroenterologist has a particular interest in diseases digestive tract. To become proficient in the treatment and management of these conditions, a gastroenterologist must undergo training in both internal medicine and advanced training in problems of the digestive tract.

A gastroenterologist that is certified by the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery must have proficiency in diagnosing and treating the following conditions:

  • Conditions
  • Anorectal conditions
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Colonic neoplasms
  • Cancer
  • Polyps
  • Diverticulosis
  • Esophageal reflux
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hepatitis
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Ulcerative colitis
  • Crohn's disease
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Ulcers A gastroenterologist must also be proficient in treating and managing the following signs and symptoms:
  • Signs and Symptoms
  • Abdominal pain
  • Abnormal x-ray findings
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty swallowing
  • Heartburn
  • Indigestion
  • Jaundice
  • Liver Disease
  • Malabsorption
  • Nausea
  • Post-operative colon tests
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Unexplained weight loss
  • Vomiting

    And in performing the following tests:

  • Diagnostic testing
  • Colon screening exams
  • Esophageal and intestinal dilation
  • Hemostasis
  • Polypectomy
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