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 132 specialists practicing Gastroenterology in Mississippi with an overall average rating of 4.2 stars. There are 52 hospitals in Mississippi with affiliated Gastroenterology specialists, including Mississippi Baptist Medical Center, Saint Dominic-jackson Memorial Hospital and Merit Health River Oaks.