Fort Worth Texas Gastroenterology

Northeast Tarrant Gastroenterology

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:

BlueCross BlueShield of Texas’ recent decision to start denying coverage of certain ER visits that it deems unnecessary

Posted August 14th, 2018

We here at Northeast Tarrant Gastroenterology Associates are well-aware of the alarm created by BlueCross BlueShield of Texas’ recent decision to start denying coverage of certain ER visits that it deems unnecessary. We would like all of our current and future patients to know that while we share their concerns, we have absolutely no influence with BCBS in regard to whether your visit will be deemed necessary or not. Our recommendation is to be judicious with your ER visits and to consider using urgent care facilities (i.e. CareNow) when routine clinic visits aren’t an option.

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What is Dysphagia?

Posted July 27th, 2018

Dysphagia (difficulty swallowing) is a condition where food and/or liquids have difficulty passing from the mouth to the stomach. There are numerous causes for dysphagia and, in general, there are 3 recognized types of dysphagia:

  • Oral dysphagia (the problem is in the mouth)
  • Pharyngeal dysphagia (the problem is in the throat)
  • Esophageal dysphagia (the problem is in the esophagus)

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Sepsis Awareness

Sepsis AwarenessAlthough Sepsis Awareness Month is still a few weeks away, Northeast Tarrant Gastroenterology Associates would like to invite all of our Facebook friends and followers to a Sepsis Alliance fundraiser at one of Keller’s favorite hangouts: What’s On Tap.

On Tuesday, July 17 from 6:00-9:00 PM, What’s On Tap will donate a portion of all sales to Sepsis Alliance. So, come out, relax for awhile, enjoy a cold beverage and know that a part of the proceeds are going to further sepsis awareness.

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Colon cancer screening should start at 45, Cancer Society says

People should start getting screened for colon cancer at age 45 instead of at 50, the American Cancer Society said Wednesday.

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May is Celiac Disease Awareness Month

Celiac Disease Awareness MonthAs you can see, although Celiac Disease is a fairly prominent condition, it tends to be relatively under-diagnosed. Additionally, due to the potential health implications, it is a serious condition that warrants further attention. If you have any of the signs, symptoms or risk factors listed above, please feel free to schedule an appointment with us to discuss your concerns and schedule further testing. All of our physicians are board-certified in gastroenterology and perform upper endoscopies regularly. We look forward to seeing you!

May is Celiac Disease Awareness Month

CYCLIC VOMITING SYNDROME

Posted May 17th, 2018

Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome is a functional disorder characterized by recurrent episodes of intractable nausea, vomiting and fatigue which often appear to have no identifiable trigger. Once thought of as a childhood phenomenon, it is being increasingly identified in adult patients. Please click the link below to find out more

Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome

Top Doctors Fort Worth MagazineDo you have uncontrollable reflux and heartburn?

Have you failed various forms of medical therapy? If so, Bravo and Manometry Studies may be needed to determine the true source of your problems. Schedule an appointment today to discuss whether these tests are right for you.

Do you have uncontrollable reflux and heartburn?

Top Doctors Fort Worth MagazineCongratulations "Top Docs" and "Doctors Worth Knowing" in the April 2018 issue of Fort Worth Magazine

Northeast Tarrant Gastroenterology Associates is proud to announce that Dr. Murray, Dr. Hill and Dr. Ong have all been selected as "Top Docs" and "Doctors Worth Knowing" in the April 2018 issue of Fort Worth Magazine.

Top Doctors April 2018

Northeast Tarrant Gastroenterology Associates is proud to announce that we have been selected as one of the top healthcare groups in the area

We would like to offer our sincere thanks to all of those who voted for us. Please check out this month’s issue of Society Life Magazine for more details.

Society Life Magazine

Northeast Tarrant Gastroenterology Associates is proud to offer Direct Access Colonoscopy

WHAT IS DIRECT ACCESS COLONOSCOPY?

Direct Access Colonoscopy is a simplified program which allows healthy patients to directly schedule routine screening and surveillance colonoscopies without the need for a pre-procedure office visit.

Learn more about Direct Access Colonoscopy

Colon Cancer: Symptoms, Screening, and Prevention Tips

What You Need to Know About Colon Cancer

Colorectal cancer, more commonly known to the public as colon cancer, is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States among cancers that affect both genders. It doesn’t have to be — nine out of 10 people who are diagnosed early and received early prompt treatment are still alive after five years.

Knowing this, why are so many people not receiving proper cancer screenings and ignoring the warning signs of colon cancer? Read the Full Article

Colonoscopy Screening

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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