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If you may have been exposed or have symptoms of measles or mumps, please call before coming to the Emergency Room, Urgent Care or Provider Office so that we can prepare and provide a separate room. While we have not encountered measles cases in this area, we are taking steps as a precautionary measure to prevent spread.
Our gastrointestinal specialists diagnose and treat issues related to both the upper and lower GI tract. Our gastrointestinal specialists treat everything from common issues such as acid reflux to more complex issues such as Crohns disease.
Franciscan Health offers comprehensive gastrointestinal (GI) services for optimal patient care. Using advanced technology, our expert physicians diagnose and treat colon, esophagus, stomach, pancreatic, liver and gallbladder issues.
The gastroenterologists at Franciscan Health have specialized training in endoscopic procedures of the digestive tract. While many GI treatments can be offered as outpatient procedures, we also offer inpatient procedures and recovery when needed.
Although your primary doctor can begin treatment for many gastrointestinal disorders, a GI doctor has expertise in managing difficult or hard-to-treat cases. If you are regularly experiencing any of the following issues and are not able to find relief, talk to your doctor about a referral to a gastrointestinal specialist: