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 82 specialists practicing Gastroenterology in West Virginia with an overall average rating of 3.8 stars. There are 41 hospitals in West Virginia with affiliated Gastroenterology specialists, including CAMC General Hospital, Raleigh General Hospital and Wheeling Hospital.