Find out why turning to a gastroenterologist could benefit your intestinal health.
From nagging heartburn to abdominal pain, there are many reasons to turn to our Orlando & Kissimmee, FL, gastroenterologists here at Digestive and Liver Center of Florida for care. A gastroenterologist is a medical professional that specializes in diagnosing and treating conditions, diseases and injuries of the digestive tract including the stomach, intestines, pancreas and liver. Here are just some of the benefits of turning to us for care,
Get Chronic and Acute Digestive Issues Under Control
If you’ve been diagnosed with a chronic gastrointestinal condition such as Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, it’s important that you have a gastroenterologist that you can turn to regularly for the long-term maintenance, care and support of your condition. Our team stays up-to-date on the latest and most advanced treatment options to make sure that our patients are getting the best medications and therapies out there to help them effectively manage their symptoms and feel their best.
Get Answers (and Relief) Quickly
While most people will experience the occasional stomachache or bout of heartburn, when these problems last for a week or more it’s important to turn to our Orlando and Kissimmee, FL, gastroenterologists for answers. We not only have the knowledge and expertise but we also have the right diagnostic tools to be able to examine the digestive tract to diagnose issues such as irritable bowel syndrome, stomach ulcers, viral infections and food sensitivity. Once we know what’s going on we’ll know exactly how to treat the problem.
Lower Your Risk for Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal cancer is a deadly form of cancer that doesn’t typically cause symptoms until the more advanced stages; therefore, the best way to catch colorectal cancer early is by turning to our Orlando & Kissimmee, FL, gastroenterologists for routine colon cancer screening (also known as colonoscopies) by the age of 50. People with an increased risk for colorectal cancer may need to get screened starting at age 45. By turning to us for a simple colonoscopy, we could prevent colon cancer from happening to you or someone you love.
If you are experiencing digestive issues that aren’t going away on their own, then it’s probably a good time to turn to our Orlando and Kissimmee, FL, gastroenterologists. Call Digestive and Liver Center of Florida at (407) 384-7388 to schedule an evaluation with our team.