Jefferson Health Northeast

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Gastrointestinal Disease Program

Specialists in All Types of Digestive Disorders

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Jefferson Health – Northeast's Division of Gastroenterology cares for patients with all types of digestive disorders. Specialists in the division are dedicated to thorough, compassionate care of both common and uncommon gastrointestinal conditions.

Jefferson Health – Northeast gastroenterologists have the foremost in training and patient experience.  Our staff members are leaders and teachers in their field.  Among a complete range of services, they team with the staff of Jefferson Health – Northeast's cancer center for cancer care, they provide one of the most active programs in the Philadelphia area in minimally-invasive relief of blockages of the bile duct system, and they perform stenting to correct obstructions of the digestive tract. Our team also works in cooperation with Jefferson's Liver Transplant Program to provide patients with advanced liver disease the opportunity for evaluation and transplantation.   

Our objective as practitioners is to deserve the trust you put in us, by providing the best in services. Our board-certified gastroenterologists, certified nurse practitioners and approximately 45 other dedicated team members strive to deliver patient care experiences that are always respectful, courteous, and compassionate. We offer all this and the latest knowledge at the convenience of community locations.

Our Division of Gastroenterology cares for patients with all types of digestive disorders. Specialists in the division are dedicated to thorough, compassionate care of both common and uncommon gastrointestinal conditions.

Jefferson Health – Northeast gastroenterologists have the foremost in training and patient experience.  Our staff members are leaders and teachers in their field.  Among a complete range of services, they team with the staff of Jefferson Health – Northeast's cancer center for cancer care, they provide one of the most active programs in the Philadelphia area in minimally invasive relief of blockages of the bile duct system, and they perform stenting to correct obstructions of the digestive tract. Jefferson Health – Northeast also works in cooperation with Jefferson's Liver Transplant Program to provide patients with advanced liver disease the opportunity for evaluation and transplantation.   

Our objective as practitioners is to deserve the trust you put in us, by providing the best in services. Our board-certified gastroenterologists, certified nurse practitioners, and approximately 45 other dedicated team members strive to deliver patient care experiences that are always respectful, courteous, and compassionate. We offer all this and the latest knowledge at the convenience of community locations.

Gastrointestinal Disorders

Our gastroenterologists can help treat all disorders of the digestive system such as:

  • Acid Reflux
  • Celiac Disease
  • Constipation
  • Cirrhosis
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Excessive Gas
  • Gallstones
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hernias
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Jaundice
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Peritonitis
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Ulcers

Our division offers the following procedures:

  • Upper endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy & Sigmoidoscopy
  • PillCAM (videocapsule endoscopy)
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio-Pancreatography (ERCP)
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastroscopy (PEG)
  • Dilation
  • Stenting

Special services of our division include:

  • Endoscopy Center
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinic
  • Hepatitis C Clinic