A healthy digestive system is essential for the body to function properly. When an illness or disease interrupts this, it can be painful, frustrating and even embarrassing. Fortunately, Red Bud Regional Hospital offers gastrointestinal (GI) services to help prevent, detect and manage digestive diseases. The goal is to get you back to loving and living life as soon as possible.
The gastroenterologist at Red Bud Regional Hospital specializes in the evaluation, diagnosis, management, and treatment of symptoms including but not limited to abdominal pain, discomfort, constipation, diarrhea and digestive discomfort.
The gastroenterologist will partner with your primary care provider if specialized care is needed. They can meet with you individually at theclinic which is conveniently located inside Red Bud Regional Hospital where the procedure will also be performed.
Physical signs can tell you that you might have a digestive condition requiring medical attention. This may include but is not limited to the following:
- Acid taste in your mouth
- Belching and gas
- Burning in your stomach
- Inconsistent bowel movements
- Nausea and vomiting
- Stomach and abdominal pain
The gastroenterology provider at Red Bud Regional Hospital is here to talk to you or partner with your primary care provider to address conditions such as:
- Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
- GERD/acid reflux
- Liver Disease
- Abdominal pain
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