Fort Worth Texas Gastroenterology

Northeast Tarrant Gastroenterology

We Now Offer Telemedicine Virtual Office Visits For Select Patients

A Telemedicine visit is a convenient way to have a live video conference with our providers for new patients with simple, easily solved problems and established patients who only need a routine follow up visit.

Please call us to schedule your televisit. Fort Worth 817-380-7176 and North Richland Hills 817-284-2693.

Telemedicine

Procedure Update

RESUMPTION OF URGENT AND ELECTIVE PROCEDURES

April 27th, 2020

The recent Executive Order issued by Texas Governor, Greg Abbott, has allowed us to resume the process of scheduling and performing both urgent and elective cases. Despite the loosening of restrictions, we want to assure you that your well-being remains our number one priority. We will continue to follow the guidelines set forth by various health agencies in order to keep you safe throughout the procedure process.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the above information, please do not hesitate to contact our office for more information.

COVID-19 Office Update: To our patients (present, future and potential),

The emergence of COVID-19 as a global pandemic has created unprecedented challenges for our entire society, both personally and professionally. Our business is no exception. Although we have tried to maintain a sense of normalcy throughout COVID-19’s evolution, we are no longer able to continue the routine of “business as usual”. In keeping with the guidelines set forth by the CDC, the Surgeon General of the United States and our parent company (DHAT - Digestive Health Associates of Texas), our practice is implementing the following changes immediately:

  • Our new office hours are Monday - Thursday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. With the exception of patients scheduled for urgent/emergent procedures, we will be closed on Fridays.
  • Clinic appointments will consist of urgent/emergent visits only. Routine office follow-ups (i.e. medication refills and yearly “check-ups”) will be handled by phone.

The above changes will remain in effect until we receive appropriate clearance to resume normal business operations. Until then, stay safe and healthy.

Sincerely,

Northeast Tarrant Gastroenterology Associates

Our physicians are board certified gastroenterologists committed to providing high quality, cost effective and personalized care. All visits (Initial and Follow-up) are scheduled with the physician. 

Our physicians treat and diagnose conditions that affect the esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon and the biliary system (liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts).

We have two office locations in Northeast Tarrant County to choose from. Our North Richland Hills location was established in 2006 in 2013 we opened an office in the Keller /Alliance area to provide care for the growing population in that region.

Practice Updates, News and Articles:

360 West Magazine top doctors

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Congratulations Dr. Murray!

Northeast Tarrant Gastroenterology Associates is proud to announce that Dr. Murray has been selected by TX Top Docs as one of the top gastroenterologists in Tarrant County. Please check our for more details!

TX Top Docs Dr. Mark Murray


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BLOATING

BloatingPosted January 17th, 2020

Bloating is a relatively common problem that most of us have dealt with at one time or another. Although some causes of bloating can be indicative of a serious underlying medical condition, most causes are relatively harmless. Frequently, bloating can be easily rectified with dietary and lifestyle modification. Occasionally, input from a physician may also be needed. For more on this topic, please follow the link below:

Bloating


THE HOLIDAYS AND YOUR DIGESTIVE SYSTEM

Holidays and your Digestive System

Posted September 27th, 2019

We’ve all been there: indigestion, nausea, bloating, bowel irregularity... No, it’s not the ever-dreaded “stomach bug”. Instead, it’s that most wonderful time of the year: The Holiday Season! From sugary treats to rich foods to abundant cocktails, our days and nights are frequently filled with tantalizing food and drink choices. Unfortunately, all of these palate-pleasing menu options aren’t nearly as pleasing to our digestive tracts. To find out more about how the Holiday Season wreaks havoc with our digestive system, please follow the link below:

The holidays and your Digestive System?


Satruday Hours for Endoscopy

 

Dr. Murray
Saturday, Nov. 9 8:00 AM - 12:00 Noon
Saturday, Nov. 23 8:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

Dr. Ong
Saturday, Dec. 7 8:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

Dr. Hill
Saturday, Dec. 14 8:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

In previous years, our weekend offerings have filled up quickly; so, be sure to reserve your time slot soon. We look forward to seeing you!


AGING AND DIGESTIVE DISEASE

aging and digestive diseasePosted August 27th, 2019

Although digestive problems can occur at any point in life, getting older poses its own set of challenges for the digestive system. From altered bowel habits to acid reflux to peptic ulcer disease, the list of potential problems seems endless. For a brief overview of some of the more common gastrointestinal conditions that arise as we age, as well as ways to help prevent them, please follow the link below:

Aging and Digestive Disease?


PROBIOTICS

What are probiotics?Posted July 10th, 2019

During a recent blog post, we addressed a common topic that our patient's frequently wish to discuss - Fiber. In this post, we'll tackle another common topic - Probiotics. Outside of vitamins and minerals, probiotics are one of the most frequently used supplements by the general public. Despite their popularity, however, many questions remain regarding their use. To learn more, click the link below.

What Are Probiotics?

 


Say Hello to Healthbox!

Northeast Tarrant Gastroenterology Associates is proud to announce that our parent company, Digestive Health Associates of Texas (DHAT), will soon be launching “DHAT Healthbox”. In short, Healthbox is a physician-curated monthly subscription option designed to save patients both time and money. Please check out the DHAT Healthbox promotional video for more information. More details to be released in the coming weeks!

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What Is Fiber?

What is fiber?Posted June 5th, 2019

As gastroenterologists, a common topic of conversation with our patients is “fiber”. Questions range from “What is fiber?” to “Why is fiber important?” to “How much fiber do I need?”. In an effort to answer these questions, as well as a few others, please read on.

Dietary fiber, frequently referred to as roughage, is essentially indigestible plant material. Unlike proteins, carbohydrates and fats, which are broken down and absorbed by your body, fiber passes through the GI tract undigested. Although fiber isn’t digested and absorbed, it does play a key role in keeping your digestive system functioning properly.

What Is Fiber?

 


Congratulations Dr. Mark Murray

Northeast Tarrant Gastroenterology Associates is proud to announce that Dr. Murray has once again been selected by his peers as on of the top gastroenterologists in Tarrant County!  Please see this month's "Top Docs" edition of Fort Worth Magazine for more details!

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Congratulations Dr. Murray and Dr. Ong - Region's Best Physicians

Northeast Tarrant Gastroenterology Associates is proud to announce that Dr. Murray and Dr. Ong have been selected by their peers as some of the region's best physicians! Please see this month's edition of 360 West Magazine for more details!

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Top Gastroenterology Groups in Tarrant County by Society Life Magazine 2019

Northeast Tarrant Gastroenterology Associates is proud to announce that we have once again been selected as one of the top gastroenterology groups in Tarrant County by Society Life Magazine. Schedule your appointment with us today. We look forward to seeing you!

Tops In Tarrant by Society Life Magazine

Our Locations

Fort Worth Location

10840 Texas Health Trail, Suite 280
Fort Worth, TX 76244.

817-380-7176
817-284-1819

North Richland Location

7620 NE Loop 820,
North Richland Hills, TX 76180.

817-284-2693
817-284-1819

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