Gastroenterology is the medical specialty dedicated to the study, diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the digestive system (gastrointestinal, hepatic, cholecystic, pancreatic). These disorders can affect the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, rectum, liver, gallbladder or pancreas. The specialized doctors follow the understanding: the gastrointestinal organs, the transit of the food bowl through the stomach and intestines, the digestion and absorption of nutrients, the elimination of residual materials from the body, the liver.
The most common conditions for this medical specialty are:
- Problems with swallowing (esophagitis)
- Stomach pain, nausea and vomiting (ulcer, appendicitis, indigestion / dyspepsia)
- Chest burns (gastroesophageal reflux)
- Diarrhea (of any origin) or constipation
- Celiac disease
- Food allergies
- Colon cancer
- Irritable bowel syndrome
ATENA MEDICAL CENTER, GASTROENTEROLOGY MEDICAL TEAM
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