Barrett's is a change in the skin of the esophagus that occurs in about 1 out of 10 patients scoped for longstanding reflux.Learn More
While an EGD can view the first 3 feet of the digestive system, and a colonoscopy the last 5 to 6 feet, there still remains about 12 to 20 feet of small intestine we can’t see easily. Highly trained specialists at The GastroEnterology Center offer an innovative solution, called capsule endoscopy.Learn More
The doctors and staff of The Gastroenterology Center at Medical Center Clinic believe you deserve to be treated with the utmost care and dignity. From the moment you walk through the doors, your personal comfort is our highest priority. During your initial examination, a board-certified gastroenterologist will begin to educate you concerning your specific condition and the possible procedures available for full recovery. Procedures are performed in a clean, state-of-the-art facility by a trained and courteous team of professionals.
Increasing your daily water intake is one of the easiest ways to improve your digestive health. Water helps dissolve substances in the GI tract to allow for a smoother passage.
Heartburn is a common affliction for many people, but if left untreated it can lead to complications such as Barrett’s Esophagus, which is a precursor to esophageal cancer.