Gastroenterology is the field of medicine that diagnoses and treats conditions of the stomach, gallbladder, pancreas, liver, small intestines, colon, rectum, and the ducts between the organs.
Digestive diseases can be severely disruptive to daily life. The digestive tract is very complex and there is a wide array of symptoms that can indicate disease. Gastric symptoms should be investigated, as they are often symptoms of underlying conditions.
La Peer Health Systems’ Gastroenterology Department has a team of expert gastroenterologists and surgeons to diagnose, treat, and follow up on your GI condition so you can make the most of life.
In addition to our highly-trained doctors, we have a team of highly-trained nurses to provide health care and ensure that you are comfortable at all times. La Peer Health Systems was also named one of the 100 Greatest Places To Work by Becker’s ASC Review. We take great pride in our professional and courteous staff and are honored to be included on Becker’s 2013 ASC Review.
There are many GI symptoms and GI conditions treated by our team. The focus of our Gastroenterology Department is to treat chronic digestive conditions and perform non-emergency procedures including:
Gastrointestinal Conditions and Symptoms
- Barrett’s esophagus
- Acid reflux
- Blood in stools
- Celiac disease
- Colon cancer
- Colon polyps
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
- Colonoscopy and colon cancer prevention
- Upper endoscopy (EGD)
- Flexible sigmoidoscopy
- Capsule Endoscopy
You can also learn more about acid reflux on our Reflux Surgery Center of Excellence department website.
For more information please visit our Colonoscopy Center of Excellence website, dedicated 100% to colon cancer screenings!
La Peer Surgery Center- La Peer Health Systems Digestive Disease Program
8920 Wilshire Blvd #101
Beverly Hills, CA 90211