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 387 specialists practicing Gastroenterology in Tennessee with an overall average rating of 3.8 stars. There are 86 hospitals in Tennessee with affiliated Gastroenterology specialists, including Methodist University Hospital, Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis and CHI Memorial Hospital Chattanooga.