The stomach doctor is called a gastroenterologist. a gastroenterologist is a physician specializing in treating digestive and stomach related diseases. "Gastro" word is derived from the Greek word "Gaster," referring to stomach.
Gastroenterologists primarily diagnose GI disease asking a series of questions to patients about their symptoms and their eating habits, allergies, lifestyle and family history. In cases where there are chronic symptoms, they will advise some blood test, stool test, urine analysis, etc.
For further diagnosis, they perform the below nonsurgical procedure:
Endoscopic Ultrasound- for upper and lower GI tract examination as well as an examination of internal organs.
Colonoscopy to detect ulcers, polyps, or colon cancer.
Liver Biopsies for further assessment.
Sigmoidoscopies to evaluate pain and blood loss in the abdomen.
Capsule Endoscopy for small intestine assessment.
Double-balloon enteroscopy to examine the small intestine.
Patients with Liver Disease, Pancreatic Diseases, Gastrointestinal Oncology, Foregut and Esophageal Disorders.
Treatment of Ulcers, diseases of the stomach, Gastroenteritis and duodenum.
Management of Acute and Chronic Hepatitis, Liver cirrhosis, Fatty Liver (NAFLD), NASH, Alcoholic Liver Disease, GallStones, Hepatitis and Biliary disorders, Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis.
Diagnosis and management of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases including Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease, Colonic Polyps, Colonic Cancer, Bleeding per rectum, Piles, Bawaseer and Anal Fisher.
Gastrointestinal(GI) bleeding, GERD, Heartburn, Dysphagia and Bacterial infection.
Obesity, Food allergy/lactose & gluten intolerance and Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).
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