Even minor symptoms relating to digestion can seriously affect our quality of life. It’s important to get an accurate diagnosis from a gastro specialist, appropriate treatment and, if necessary, advice for coping with chronic GI disorders with symptom relief to improve your wellbeing.
There’s no use in living with your symptoms unnecessarily.
Many people suffering from gastrointestinal problems don’t come forward, preferring to live with chronic symptoms than seek a diagnosis.2 Perhaps this is out of embarrassment or concern that they might be treated insensitively, but as with any ongoing symptoms, it’s important to seek an accurate diagnosis.
Gastrointestinal disorders are not often openly talked about. Nonetheless, many people are afflicted with disabling disorders and it’s important to get an accurate diagnosis and treatment from a specialized gastroenterologist. Our Bronx-based gastroenterologistdiagnoses digestive disorders daily and deals with them in a discreet and sensitive manner. Gastrointestinal disorders are so prevalent that the statistics may surprise you.
We’re aware that there is a stigma around discussing symptoms associated with gastrointestinal problems. The chances are you know several people with IBS or hemorrhoids, but they’ve just never discussed it with you. We want you to know that our specialists in the Gastroenterology and Hepatology (liver) departments will deal with your diagnosis and treatment with dignity and respect.
There’s been an alarming rise of digestive disorders in recent years, some of which can be fatal if not correctly diagnosed and treated. So, it’s more important than ever to see a qualified physician if you have any symptoms. Since many digestive disorders present the same symptoms, be prepared that it will most likely take several visits to get a proper diagnosis. It makes sense to visit a GI clinic that’s easily accessible to you.
Our gastrology doctor and liver specialist here at Westchester Medical Healthcareis here to help with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of digestive disorders. Diagnosis takes place in our Bronx GI clinic, and surgical services are performed in local surgical in the Bronx.