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 192 specialists practicing Gastroenterology in Puerto Rico with an overall average rating of 4.4 stars. There are 5 hospitals in Puerto Rico with affiliated Gastroenterology specialists, including NCH Baker Hospital Downtown, NCH North Naples Hospital and NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center.