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 423 specialists practicing Gastroenterology in Minnesota with an overall average rating of 3.9 stars. There are 75 hospitals in Minnesota with affiliated Gastroenterology specialists, including Mayo Clinic - Rochester, Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus and Abbott Northwestern Hospital.