Services

Gastroenterology (Digestive Diseases)

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Milton provides full-service gastroenterology services for patients needing diagnosis and treatment of digestive disorders.  Compassionate, personalized care is provided by the region’s leading gastroenterologists and hospital nursing staff using modern technology and the latest proven treatments.

Common digestive disorders that are treated by the hospital’s gastroenterologists include:

  • Celiac disease
  • Chronic heartburn
  • Cirrhosis of the liver
  • Colitis
  • Colon cancer and cancers of the digestive tract
  • Diverticulitis
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBD)
  • Ulcers

BID-Milton’s Endoscopy Center provides a modern and comfortable hospital-based suite for cancer screenings and diagnostic exams, including upper and lower endoscopies.  Among the digestive diseases and conditions that can be diagnosed in the center are:

  • Acid reflux disease (Barrett’s esophagus)
  • Colon and rectal cancers
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Peptic ulcer disease

BID-Milton’s gastroenterologists work closely with other physicians on staff at the hospital, including primary care physicians and board-certified general and colorectal surgeons to ensure close collaboration of care.

For patients who may require highly specialized care at a major academic medical center, BID-Milton’s gastroenterology service is closely affiliated with the Digestive Disease Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

To find a gastroenterologist on staff at BID-Milton, click here.