Definitely yes!! My gastro was able to diagnose my IBS and acid reflux, as well as perform my colonoscopy. Also got excellent advice on food choices, presciption meds and alternatives therapy.....using aloe has helped my GI bleeding.
current weight: 326.0
Fitness Minutes: (49,566) Posts: 489 12/26/12 3:44 P
My gastro is awesome. We ruled out a bunch of stuff. I don't eat cheese, chocolate or certain vegetables any more because they're triggers for me. Also, he put me on Citrucel. Wow...so much better. I didn't realize how much pain I was in until it had significantly decreased. I only wished I had gone sooner!
Pounds lost: 0.0
Fitness Minutes: (0) Posts: 19 12/15/12 3:16 P
YES, DEFINATELY!!! a gasroenterologist can schedule the tests you need. That will let you know what treatment options you have. You don't have to suffer. I did cause I put off the tests I needed. There is hope.
Fitness Minutes: (204,859) Posts: 97,929 12/14/12 10:53 P
SparkPeople, SparkCoach, SparkPages, SparkPoints, SparkDiet, SparkAmerica, SparkRecipes, DailySpark, and other marks are trademarks of SparkPeople, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
SPARKPEOPLE is a registered trademark of SparkPeople, Inc. in the United States, European Union, Canada, and Australia. All rights reserved.