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 209 specialists practicing Gastroenterology in Kentucky with an overall average rating of 3.9 stars. There are 88 hospitals in Kentucky with affiliated Gastroenterology specialists, including Uofl Health Jewish Hospital, Norton Hospital and Baptist Health Louisville.