BarrX is a treatment option for Barrett’s Esophagus, a condition that can often result from chronic heartburn or Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, commonly referred to as GERD.
Video Capsule Endoscopy
VCE is a procedure that uses a tiny wireless camera to take pictures of the digestive tract. This is a patient-friendly tool for visualization of the entire small bowel.
The visual examination of the large intestine using a lighted, flexible fiber-optic or video endoscope. The colon begins in the lower abdomen and looks like a question mark as it moves up and around the abdomen.
Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography is a specialized technique used to study the ducts (drainage routes) of the gallbladder, pancreas, and liver.
Narrowing or stricture of the esophagus is common. Complications are rare and, in most instances, a satisfactory outcome occurs with clearing or improvement.
Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) is a procedure used to obtain images and information about the digestive tract and the surrounding tissue and organs.
Aa thin, flexible tube (sigmoidoscope) is inserted into the rectum. A tiny video camera at the tip of the tube allows the doctor to view the inside of the rectum and most of the sigmoid colon.
Remicade - In Office IV Infusion
We offer Remicade infusion to help reduce the symptoms from Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis. Treatment with Remicade is provided by a board-certified nurse and takes about 3 hours to complete.
A liver biopsy is a simple, rapid method of obtaining a sample of liver for analysis. It provides important information for evaluating and treating liver disorders.
Paracentesis is a procedure to removce fluid that has collected in the belly. This fluid buildup is called Ascites and may be caused by infection, inflammation, or other conditions.
A gastrostomy, or feeding tube insertion, is the placement of a feeding tube through the skin and the stomach wall, directly into the stomach.
The hydrogen breath test for small intestinal bacterial overgrowth is a non-invasive, low risk, accurate and fast tool to identify this serious condition.
ERCP or Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography is a specialized technique used to study the ducts of the gallbladder, pancreas, and liver.
This in-office test involves the use of a surface ultrasound probe that delivers a low frequency pulse to a small area of the liver. The transmission of this sound wave is completely painless