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 1333 specialists practicing Gastroenterology in Texas with an overall average rating of 4.0 stars. There are 331 hospitals in Texas with affiliated Gastroenterology specialists, including Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital, Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center and Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital.