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 517 specialists practicing Gastroenterology in Georgia with an overall average rating of 3.9 stars. There are 130 hospitals in Georgia with affiliated Gastroenterology specialists, including Northside Hospital, Piedmont Hospital and Emory University Hospital Midtown.