Richardson Gastroenterology Services

A Regional Leader in Diagnosing & Treating Digestive Disorders

Methodist Health System offers one of the most comprehensive arrays of technologically advanced digestive diagnostics and treatments at its facilities. Our specialized equipment and facilities, along with our experienced staff, help to assist in accurate and timely diagnosis for digestive disorders, followed up by the latest in research-based, sophisticated treatment for digestive diseases and disorders.

Why Choose Methodist Richardson for Your Digestive Care?

  • Regional leader in the minimally invasive treatment of biliary disease and other digestive disorders
  • Clinical staff trained in newest endoscopic technologies
  • Multidisciplinary team of specialists
  • Specialized equipment and facilities help ensure an accurate and timely diagnosis for digestive disorders

Procedures performed in the Center for Digestive Health at Methodist Richardson include endoscopy, sigmoidoscopy, and colonoscopy for treatment of diseases and conditions including:

  • Colon cancer screening
  • Esophageal conditions, including:
    • Heartburn
    • Reflux (GERD)
    • Barrett's esophagus
    • Swallowing disorders
    • Achalasia
    • Esophageal cancer
  • Stomach and small intestinal conditions, including:
    • Abdominal pain
    • Nausea
    • Ulcers
    • Stomach cancer
    • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
    • Celiac disease (intestinal malabsorption)
    • Dyspepsia (indigestion)
    • Portal hypertension
  • Large intestine or colon conditions, including:
    • Ulcerative colitis
    • Crohn's disease
    • Diarrhea
    • Constipation
  • Pancreas, liver, and gallbladder conditions, including:
    • Gallstones
    • Pancreatitis
    • Pancreatic cancer
    • Hepatitis
    • Cirrhosis of the liver
    • Other liver related conditions
  • Endoscopic services, including:
    • Diagnostic and therapeutic management of upper and lower GI bleeding
    • Endoscopic diagnosis and palliation of tumors for colon or esophageal cancer

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