Gastroenterology and Hepatology Department POV
The division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, part of the department of Medicine, specializes in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of digestive tract and liver diseases. It offers prompt evaluation and endoscopy for a full spectrum of gastrointestinal (GI) complaints, including complicated peptic ulcer and reflux disease, gastroparesis, refractory nausea and vomiting, acute as well as chronic abdominal pain, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), abnormal liver function and chronic Hepatitis B and C.
Patients appreciate the minimal wait times, the courteous service, the highly trained specialists; the advanced screening and diagnostic services, the state-of-the-art treatment and the close patient follow up.
Medical records are stored in proximity, and on-site radiology and lab services are available, resulting in expedient and efficient treatment without test duplication.
Physicians have a wide range of experience in the different areas of gastroenterology and hepato-biliary disease.
Services “to-be” Available
- Advanced endoscopy
- Chronic hepatitis treatment
- Colorectal cancer screening using open-access endoscopy
- Therapeutic endoscopy procedures including ERCP.
Also providing comprehensive treatment for a wide range of digestive and liver diseases, including:
- Chronic diarrhea
- Celiac disease
- GI bleeding
- Hepatitis and other liver diseases (including liver transplantation)
- Biliary and pancreatic diseases
- Peptic disease
- Swallowing disorders