The Gastroenterology department at Banner Baywood Medical Center provides highly specialized services to diagnose, treat and help prevent diseases of the digestive tract and liver.
Our team of physicians and specially trained nurses, many of whom are nationally certified in gastroenterology services, provide the highest level of care. We work closely with Banner Baywood's state-of-the-art endoscopy department.
We provide coordinated, compassionate patient care to address a wide range of digestive issues:
- gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
- Barrett’s esophagus
- gastric ulcers resulting from lesions in the stomach lining
- irritable bowel syndrome
In addition, our gastroenterologists treat liver disease patients and work closely with cancer care specialists to care for patients diagnosed with and undergoing treatment for liver cancer.
Banner Baywood’s suite of diagnostic and treatment services for gastroenterology patients, includes, but is not limited to:
- Esophageal manometry
- Esophageal motility
- Esophageal variceal banding
- Feeding tube insertion
- Pelvic floor biofeedback therapy
- Polyp removal
- Tumor ablasion