Fort Worth Texas Gastroenterology

Services and Procedures

Colonoscopy - is the visual examination of the large intestine or colon.  It is frequently used as a screening tool for colorectal cancer, but also as a diagnostic test for disorders of the colon and rectum such as rectal bleeding, change in bowel habits and chronic diarrhea.


Upper Endoscopy (EGD) – Is the visual examination of the esophagus, stomach and duodenum.  This test is used to evaluate conditions suchservices-egd.html as heartburn, ulcers, abdominal pain and other upper digestive disorders.

Upper Endoscopy (EGD)

Capsule Endoscopy – Is the visual examination of the small bowel by swallowing a tiny camera pill that takes pictures and transmits them to a recorder.  The images are then reviewed by the physician.

Capsule Endoscopy

Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) – Is a procedure that combines the use of endoscopy and fluoroscopy to diagnose and treat certain problems of the liver, pancreas and gallbladder.

Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)

Bravo – pH monitoring and Esophageal Manometry determines whether or not you have acid reflux and the severity of the disease. Esophageal Manometry Is a test to assess motor function or peristalsis of the esophagus.

Bravo – pH monitoring and Esophageal Manometry

Hemorrhoids and Treatment - CRH ORegan System is a non-surgical hemorrhoid treatment that is fast and painless. Instead of grasping the internal hemorrhoid with a metal clamp, the new system uses a disposable suction device to minimize discomfort and complications. The physician places a band at the base of the hemorrhoid, and then the banded tissue shrinks and falls off in a few days.

Hemorrhoid Banding

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