Gastroenterology

  • We provide a complete complement of services for diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of a broad range of digestive system conditions
  • General digestive system disorders; evaluation and treatment of challenging cases.
  • Fatty liver disease not related to alcohol consumption (using multidisciplinary approach which includes clinical nutrition, pathology, radiology, endocrinology, and lipids).
  • Treatment for Viral Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C.
    Bowel disorders: diagnosis, consulting, and treating intestinal and gallbladder disorders.
  • Consulting and treatment for the range of liver diseases and follow-up care for liver transplant patients.
    Digestive system tumours: characterization of patients who are at high risk for tumours, including a program for diagnosis and follow-up.
  • Treatment for inflammatory illnesses, such as Crohn’s disease and colitis; diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up for inflammatory GI disorders; nutritional consultation.
  • Paediatric gastroenterology: diagnosis and treatment of liver disease, and digestive, intestinal, and pancreatic disorders; nutrition deficits in children from newborn through adolescence.

General digestive system disorders; evaluation and treatment of challenging cases.

Fatty liver disease not related to alcohol consumption (using multidisciplinary approach which includes clinical nutrition, pathology, radiology, endocrinology, and lipids).

Treatment for Viral Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C.
Bowel disorders: diagnosis, consulting, and treating intestinal and gallbladder disorders.

Consulting and treatment for the range of liver diseases and follow-up care for liver transplant patients.
Digestive system tumors: characterization of patients who are at high risk for tumors, including a program for diagnosis and follow-up.

Treatment for inflammatory illnesses, such as Crohn’s disease and colitis; diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up for inflammatory GI disorders; nutritional consultation.

Pediatric gastroenterology: diagnosis and treatment of liver disease, and digestive, intestinal, and pancreatic disorders; nutrition deficits in children from newborn through adolescence.

Invasive testing of the digestive system to diagnose and treat illnesses and tumors; invasive procedures that enable the treatment of a range of illnesses, including ulcers, polyps, and stones; treatment of constipation due to hemorrhaging; endoscopic resection as a treatment for tumors.
Diagnostic testing, consulting, treatment, and follow-up for patients suffering from nutrition problems such as digestive disorders; follow-up and consultation for esophageal or stomach surgery; treatment and follow-up for patients receiving intravenous nutrients for medical reasons; nutritional consulting for children with cleft palates or lips; cancer patient consultation; treatment for eating disorders such as anorexia or bulimia; digestive system catheterization for swallowing problems, or esophageal or intestinal blockages.

Multidisciplinary obesity care including nutritional evaluation, nutritional instruction, physical activity, and group therapy; prescription medication when necessary; gastric balloon insertion or surgery based on the patient’s needs and preferences.

Among the specialty procedures performed by gastroenterology’s experts are:

Balloon-assisted enteroscopy
Colonoscopy
ERCP – endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (endoscopy of the bowel and pancreas)
Gastroscopy
Video capsule endoscopy
Confocal endomicroscopy
Oesophageal dilatation
Sigmoidoscopy