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Florida Hospital is recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of America's best hospitals for Gastroenterology and Gastrointestional Surgery. The magazine evaluated and ranked more than 1,500 facilities throughout the nation, all of which have extensive experience treating difficult digestive cases. And Florida Hospital, because of both our expertise and sterling reputation for excellence, came out near the top.

But at our Digestive Health Center, we‘re not content to stop there. Florida Hospital Orlando’s gastroenterology experts are striving to provide the most advanced treatments possible for digestive disorders and gastrointestinal disease, including some you won’t find anywhere else in Central Florida. Our team is on the cutting edge of digestive health, which means our patients can be assured that they’re receiving the most comprehensive care around.

At the Florida Hospital Digestive Health Center, our specialists offer a variety of treatments for a number of digestive disorders—everything from inflammatory bowel syndrome to Crohn’s disease to various gastrointestinal cancers—as well as groundbreaking techniques in medications and medical care, diagnostic strategies, cancer treatments and minimally invasive surgery.

If you’re having gastrointestinal problems, or if you just want to improve your digestive health, make an appointment today. Florida Hospital Orlando offers a convenient outpatient environment that makes getting the care you need simple. 

Therapeutic Endoscopy

The Center for Interventional Endoscopy (CIE) at Florida Hospital Orlando is proud to feature a team of world renowned endoscopists, Dr. Robert H. Hawes, Dr. Shyam S. Varadarajulu, and Dr. Muhammad K. Hasan.

Our team provides consultation and endoscopic treatment for patients with complex digestive diseases and is committed to providing the highest level of care and expertise.

Dr. Hawes is the Medical Director of Florida Hospital Institute for Minimally Invasive Therapy and serves on the governing board of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. Dr. Varadarajulu is currently the Medical Director at CIE and specializes in the treatment of complex pancreatic and biliary disorders. Dr. Hasan is the Director of Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship at CIE and Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine (UCFCM). Together these experts integrate diagnostic/therapeutic endoscopy with minimally invasive surgical techniques to provide our patients with advanced comprehensive care.

Our team provides seamless care for patients who can benefit from advanced endoscopic intervention while continuing a commitment to cutting edge clinical research and endoscopic training.

Give us a call to obtain a physician referral at (855) 303-DOCS or contact us online for more information.