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Digestive Health

Treating All Facets of Digestive Health

Digestive disorders affect a large portion of the population as well as a large area of the human body. Treatment options vary for the variety of disorders treated at the Florida Hospital Digestive Health Center, and our clinicians have the expertise to provide innovative treatment therapies.

To help with your digestive problems, we offer a variety of digestive health services so you get the highest quality care possible. Some of our digestive health services include endoscopy, interventional radiology, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and sophisticated surgical technology.

The Florida Hospital Digestive Health team also has special skills and expertise in treating specific digestive disorders such as Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), colorectal cancer, diverticulitis/diverticulosis, Crohn's disease/ulcerative colitis, inflammatory bowel disease, gall bladder disease, gastrointestinal bleeding and more.

We use the latest and most effective therapies available, and are qualified to assist patients in making personalized decisions regarding treatment through education, intervention and continual evaluation.

Our team specialzes in the following disorders:

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Celiac Disease
  • Obesity
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Hernia
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Gall Bladder Disease
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Gastroesophogeal Reflux Disease (GERD)/Heartburn
  • Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Colon Disease
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Esophageal Disorders and Cancers
  • Pancreatic Disorders and Cancers
  • Liver Disorders and Cancers
  • Abdominal Disorders and Cancers
  • Ulcers
  • Anorectal Disorders (including fecal and urinary incontinence and pelvic floor disorders)

Minimally Invasive Techniques

Surgery is required for some digestive conditions; however, minimally invasive surgical techniques, including laparoscopy, provide patients with:

  • shorter recovery times
  • shorter hospital stays
  • less post-operative pain
  • less risk of infection
  • less scarring

Florida Hospital's facilities have the highest level of technology, are equipped with state-of-the-art surgical tools and the newest and most sophisticated instrumentation, and offer non-invasive diagnostic and treatment therapies.

Interventional Radiology

The Florida Hospital Digestive Health Center's interventional radiologists have developed extensive expertise in the treatment of digestive disorders and diseases. Working with our team of cancer specialists at the Florida Hospital Cancer Institute, interventional radiologists also provide treatments for patients with digestive-related cancers.

Cancer Treatment of Digestive Diseases

The Florida Hospital Cancer Institute (Florida Hospital Cancer Institute) works in harmony with the Florida Hospital Digestive Health Center to provide a multidisciplinary approach to give you the best digestive health care. Florida Hospital Cancer Institute treats more newly diagnosed cancer patients than any other healthcare system in Florida and has a team of the country's leading medical and radiation oncologists to treat digestive-related cancers including colorectal, esophageal, abdominal, liver and pancreatic cancer.