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 77 specialists practicing Gastroenterology in Idaho with an overall average rating of 3.8 stars. There are 18 hospitals in Idaho with affiliated Gastroenterology specialists, including St. Luke's Boise Medical Center, Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center and Bingham Memorial Hospital.