Gastroenterology at Pinnacle Hospital
Each year, millions of Americans are diagnosed with digestive disorders ranging from upset stomach to colorectal cancer. They encompass disorders of the gastrointestinal track, as well as the liver, gallbladder and pancreas. Reaching a diagnosis requires a thorough and accurate medical history and examination. Some patients need to undergo more extensive diagnostic evaluations, including lab tests, endoscopic procedures and imaging. Physicians who specialize in the treatment of digestive problems are called gastroenterologists
Patients suffering from stomach pain, cancers, ulcers, heartburn, gallstones have found the help they needed here at Pinnacle Hospital. Our physicians use the most advanced technology and minimally invasive surgical procedures to treat all digestive disorders.
The following procedures performed at Pinnacle Hospital Endoscopy Suite include but not limited to:
- ERCP with manometry
- Laser lithotripsy
- Endoscopic Ultrasound with fine needle aspiration
- 24 PH Testing
- Esophageal Manometry
For more information about Gastroenterology and its outstanding physicians, call (219) 796-4114.