Procedures

a profound dedication to the art and science of medicine

Procedures

a profound dedication to the art and science of medicine

Capsule Endoscopy

Capsule endoscopy is an endoscopic procedure where a pill with a camera is swallowed and then used to capture images of the small bowel or intestine.

Colon Cancer Screening

Colon cancer screening is the process of searching for polyps and cancer on the inner wall of the colon and rectum when no GI symptoms exist.

Colonoscopy

Colonoscopy is an endoscopic test where a scope is placed into the rectum to check the interior of the colon to determine the cause of GI symptoms.

EGD

EGD (esophagogastroduodenoscopy) is a procedure that helps determine the cause of stomach pain, heartburn, reflux, difficulty swallowing, and more.

Endoscopic Mucosal Resection

Endoscopic mucosal resection is a treatment that enables doctors to remove tumors located just beneath the intestinal lining without surgery.

Enteroscopy

Enteroscopy is an endoscopic procedure where a long, thin tube is inserted into the mouth to help clearly see the lining of the esophagus and stomach.

Esophageal Dilation

Esophageal dilation is when your esophagus is stretched to help a narrowed or blocked region so that it can function properly.

Feeding Tube Insertion (PEG)

Feeding tube insertion is when a tube is placed in the stomach to transport necessary fluids, nutrition, and medication when it can’t be done orally.

Flexible Sigmoidoscopy

A flexible sigmoidoscopy is a diagnostic technique where a scope with a camera is inserted in the rectum to check for abnormalities like bleeding.

Hemorrhoid Banding

Hemorrhoid banding (rubber band ligation) is a removal technique that cuts off circulation to a hemorrhoid so that it falls off naturally.

TIF

The TIF procedure uses an endoscopic approach to reconstruct the gastroesophageal valve (GEV) without incisions, following principles of traditional fundoplication.