Gastroenterology and Endoscopy Outpatient Procedures

Gastroenterology and Endoscopy Outpatient Procedures 2017-03-09T05:14:54+00:00

In the Untied States digestive diseases affect over sixty million individuals. In 2010 approximately 21.4 million Americans were hospitalized, and in 2009 over 245,000 people died of diseases affecting the digestive system. Regional One Health Outpatient Gastroenterology Clinic focuses on diseases that affect the digestive system. Our goal is to reduce complications, deter mortality, and provide preventive strategies to promote digestive health and well being to the citizens of Memphis and the surrounding areas.

There are numerous bothersome and persistent digestive related concerns that may require a specialist’s opinion. Individuals who suffer from the following symptoms should seek the opinion of a specialist:

  • Abdominal pain
  • Heartburn
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Acid reflux
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Family history of colon cancer
  • Family history of colon polyps
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Helpful Links

Below are some helpful links where you can learn more about gastroenterology and related conditions.
National Digestive Diseases 
Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC)
http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/statistics/statistics.aspx#1
American College of Gastroenterology Patient Education and Resource Center
http://patients.gi.org/

Center for Disease Control and Prevention
http://www.cdc.gov/cancer/colorectal/basic_info/index.htm

Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation
http://www.ccfa.org/


Contact

Clinic Phone Number: 901-545-8311
To schedule an appointment, please call: 901-545-6969