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 278 specialists practicing Gastroenterology in South Carolina with an overall average rating of 3.8 stars. There are 71 hospitals in South Carolina with affiliated Gastroenterology specialists, including MUSC Health University Medical Center, Prisma Health Greenville Memorial Hospital and St. Francis Downtown.