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Gastrointestinal Services

Gastroenterology specialists at Florida Hospital Kissimmee expertly treat patients with a wide range of digestive health conditions. We use cutting edge medical technology to diagnose and treat gastrointestinal pain with minimally invasive procedures. It’s because of our dedication to these less painful procedures that U.S. News & World Report recognized Florida Hospital as one of America’s best hospitals for digestive health.

What is Gastroenterology?

Gastroenterology is a surgical specialty that focuses on the digestive tract (GI tract), the path, organs and tissue involved in eating, swallowing, digesting and eliminating waste. This includes so many different organs working together that digestive health concerns are some of the most commonly treated conditions at Florida Hospital Kissimmee. These are some of the organs treated by gastroenterologists:

  • Esophagus
  • Stomach
  • Gallbladder
  • Pancreas
  • Bile ducts
  • Liver
  • Small intestine
  • Large intestine (colon)
  • Rectum

Many conditions affecting these organs cause similar symptoms such as heartburn, stomachaches, diarrhea and acid reflux. For this reason, reliable, advanced diagnostic testing is the first step to effective treatment for digestive disorders. Florida Hospital Kissimmee provides the highest level of diagnostic care and cutting edge treatments our patients. If you suspect you suffer from a gastrointestinal condition, schedule a diagnostic appointment now.

Gastroenterologists at Florida Hospital Kissimmee

Specializing in the treatment of digestive disorders, the gastroenterology team at Florida Hospital Kissimmee is dedicated to minimally invasive treatment options and improving the overall wellness of our patients.

Dr. Basher Atiquzzaman (usually referred to as Dr. Atiq) and Dr. Sandra M. Jara provide a comprehensive range of gastrointestinal care. They specialize in diagnosing and treating digestive health concerns, including these common conditions:

  • Heartburn
  • Acid reflux
  • Barrett’s esophagus
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Ulcers
  • Colon cancer
  • Stomach cancer
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Hiatal hernia
  • Hemorrhoids
  • And more

Always on the cutting edge of medicine, Dr. Atiq and Dr. Jara provide the most innovative treatments for digestive disorders. From advanced colon cancer screening to balloon endoscopy and Bravo PH probe, our patients ensure they get the care they need to improve wellness and reduce pain.

Learn more about the internationally recognized gastrointestinal diagnostic and surgical care at Florida Hospital Kissimmee. Schedule an appointment online, today.