Gastroenterology Blog

Facts to Know About GI Health

12/01/2022

You've probably heard that "you are what you eat," but are you also aware that GI health plays a crucial role in your physical and mental well-being?

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Learn Why It Is Essential to Have Colonoscopy Exams

11/15/2022

Medical practitioners have long hailed the importance of the colonoscopy as a diagnostic procedure, especially in the case of colon cancer.

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What is the Difference Between a Colonoscopy vs. an Endoscopy Exam?

11/08/2022

An endoscopy and colonoscopy are different forms of endoscopic procedures. A GI doctor may perform them to assess issues within the digestive system.

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November Is Stomach Cancer Awareness Month

11/01/2022

Understand the causes, symptoms, and risks of stomach cancer, and find out how a gastrointestinal (GI) specialist can help you receive care.

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Arrange for a Colonoscopy By Year's End (and Maximize Your Deductible)

10/17/2022

Having a routine colonoscopy before insurance deductibles reset can help you preserve your digestive health and save money as an added benefit.

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What Is FibroScan® and How Does It Measure The Condition of The Liver?

10/10/2022

FibroScan is an innovative method that allows our GI specialists to evaluate the health and condition of the liver using ultrasound techniques.

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Increasing Awareness of Liver Disease Throughout the Month of October

10/03/2022

Know the warning signs and symptoms of liver disease so you may help protect this vital organ and lessen your chance of possible liver failure.

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When Is the Right Time to Engage a Pediatric Gastroenterologist?

09/15/2022

Gastrointestinal (GI) conditions are common in kids. As a result, it's important to visit with a pediatric GI team to help your child thrive.

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How to Teach Your Kid(s) Healthy Digestive Habits

09/08/2022

GI wellness is essential for general health, and when healthy eating habits are taught at a young age, it can lead to a lifetime of good health.

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What Are Common GI Issues Affecting Children (Ages 0-18)?

09/01/2022

Occasional stomach aches or a rumbling tummy can be a result of pediatric GI concerns such as GERD, lactose intolerance, celiac disease, and more.

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Are You A 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 may be the option you need to get relief.

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Know the 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, irritating and damaging the lining of the esophagus over time.

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Learn How the Summer Heat Can Affect Gastrointestinal Concerns

08/01/2022

Keep your gut health in top shape with tips from a digestive health expert that reveals how to improve GI health and reduce GI issues.

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

07/15/2022

Esophageal disorders be identified with a series of tests, which can include a CT, barium x-ray, or EGD, so the proper treatment can be identified.

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What are the Most Common Conditions of the Esophagus?

07/08/2022

Common esophageal disorders like GERD, dysphagia, and esophageal cancer can affect anyone. Knowing when to seek treatment is essential.

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What Are Some of the Common GI Conditions Among Women?

07/01/2022

There are minor variations in the GI systems of women and men. Certain GI issues, like IBS, are more prevalent in women.

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What Are the Common Signs of Poor Gut Health?

06/10/2022

Alarming GI issues, like stomach discomfort, changes in bowel habits, or unintended weight loss, could point to a GI disease.

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Key Actions to Keep Your Gut Healthy All Summer Long

06/09/2022

The summer season brings a few unique challenges to preserving digestive health, such as exhaustion, dehydration, and irregular eating habits.

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June is Men's Health Month: Stats and Facts About Colorectal Cancer in Men

06/03/2022

Colorectal cancer is a disease that affects the large intestine and is more prevalent in men. It can be effectively treated when found early.

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Learn More About GI Clinical Trials

GI Alliance05/27/2022

As a leading force for groundbreaking research int...

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