The Gastroenterology Subspecialist Clinic at Jam Hospital has been established to diagnose and treat a variety of gastrointestinal diseases.
Some diseases of the digestive system include:
✔ Gastric and duodenal ulcer
✔ Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
✔ Functional and anatomical esophageal diseases
✔ Gastric, esophageal and colon cancer (three of the most common malignancies)
✔ Examination of gastric infections
✔ Other colorectal diseases
Services offered at this clinic include:
Digestive system examination is provided by inserting an optical fiber system therein. Methods include endoscopy and colonoscopy, among others.
In addition, esophageal manometry, pH analysis and liver biopsy are also performed in a number of cases.