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 670 specialists practicing Gastroenterology in North Carolina with an overall average rating of 4.0 stars. There are 112 hospitals in North Carolina with affiliated Gastroenterology specialists, including Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center, Novant Health Matthews Medical Center and Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center.