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Houston Regional Gastroenterology offers treatment for various disorders affecting the Esophagus, Stomach, Liver, Gallbladder, Pancreas, Small Intestine, Colon, and Rectum. We use the latest medical technology to provide our patients with the best possible outcome. Click on the below tabs to know more about our services

Cancer Screening

  • Colon Cancer Screening

    Colonoscopy is a procedure used to view the large intestine (colon and rectum) using an instrument called a colonoscope, a flexible tube with a small camera and light source attached to its tip.

  • Esophageal Cancer Screening

    Upper GI endoscopy is usually performed on an outpatient basis. The endoscope is a long, thin, flexible tube with a tiny video camera and light on the end.

Gastrointestinal Conditions

  • Abdominal Pain

    Pelvic pain is pain that occurs in the lower abdomen and pelvis. The pelvic region is the area between the umbilicus (belly button) and the groin in the front and between the buttocks at the back.

  • Constipation

    Constipation is a condition where stools or bowel movements become hard and difficult to expel from the body. This can result in fewer and strained bowel movements.

  • Diarrhea

    Diarrhea is loose, watery, frequent bowel movements resulting in the elimination of water and salts from the body and can result in dehydration.

  • Acid Reflux

    Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a condition where the stomach acid leaks into your food pipe (esophagus) causing a burning sensation in your chest and other associated symptoms.

  • Inflammatory
				Bowel Disease

    Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) are two gastrointestinal disorders that are often confused for one other because of a few common symptoms.

  • GERD/Heartburn

    Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a condition where the stomach acid leaks into your food pipe (esophagus) causing a burning sensation in your chest and other associated symptoms.

  • Crohn’s Disease

    Crohn’s disease is chronic inflammation of the bowel or digestive tract. Inflammation may occur in any region of the digestive system and is different for every patient.

  • Diverticulitis

    The intestine is divided into the large and small intestine. The large intestine absorbs nutrients from the food that you eat and pushes the remaining undigested waste towards the anus.

  • Hepatitis

    Exposure to alcohol, toxins or drugs over a long period of time may result in hepatitis. It may also occur due to an autoimmune response in which antibodies (proteins) produced by your immune system damage...

  • Pancreatitis

    The pancreas is a gland that lies behind the stomach. It plays a major role in the digestion of food as it produces and releases insulin into the bloodstream to regulate blood sugar levels...

  • Cirrhosis

    Cirrhosis is severe scarring of the liver and poor liver function due to excessive exposure to alcohol or due to a viral infection. According to the National Institute of Health (NIH)...

  • Hemorrhoids

    Hemorrhoids may be external or internal. If they develop inside the rectum, they are called internal hemorrhoids.

  • Celiac Disease

    Celiac disease is a condition characterized by inflammation of the lining of the small intestine due to an autoimmune reaction...

  • Colon Cancer

    Colon cancer is the growth of rapidly dividing cells in the large intestine. Cancer of the colon develops from polyps, the small and non-cancerous growths of tissues.

If you wish to be advised on the most appropriate treatment, please call to schedule an appointment or click to request an appointment online.

  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • Baylor University
  • Houston Methodist, Houston
  • American College of Gastroenterology