Appointments available at the Monticello Center
WHAT IS GASTROENTEROLOGY?
Gastroenterology is the study of the normal function and diseases of the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon and rectum, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts, and liver.
WHAT CONDITIONS ARE TREATED?
√ Colon & rectal bleeding
√ Complications from bariatric surgery
√ Diseases of the esophagus
√ Gallbladder disease
√ Gastric stomach diseases
√ Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
√ Pancreatic diseases
WHAT PROCEDURES ARE AVAILABLE?
√ Endoscopic Ultrasonography (EUS)
√ Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
√ Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA)
√ Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Mucosal Resection (EMR)
√ Endoscopic suturing
√ Endoscopic stenting
Dr. Patel is a board-certified gastroenterologist specializing in upper and lower gastrointestinal endoscopy procedures, as well as the treatment of pancreas and biliary diseases.