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 1922 specialists practicing Gastroenterology in New York with an overall average rating of 4.0 stars. There are 231 hospitals in New York with affiliated Gastroenterology specialists, including NYU Langone Health Tisch Hospital, NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and North Shore University Hospital.