A gastroenterologist specializes in preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract, or digestive system. This includes the esophagus, stomach, intestines, liver, pancreas and gallbladder. A GI specialist focuses on the health needs of adults with digestive problems.
A gastroenterologist typically:
A gastroenterologist may also be known by the following names: GI specialist, GI doctor, or stomach doctor.
There are 344 specialists practicing Gastroenterology in Connecticut with an overall average rating of 4.0 stars. There are 49 hospitals in Connecticut with affiliated Gastroenterology specialists, including Yale New Haven Hospital, Bridgeport Hospital and Hartford Hospital.