Procedures

Whether in our comfortable clinics, outpatient Endoscopy Centers or in one of the many area hospitals where are physicians practice, you will receive the highest level of personalized care from compassionate, dedicated providers using cutting-edge technology and the latest equipment.

In addition to colonoscopy screenings and upper endoscopies, our physicians perform nearly 30,000 procedures each year in our offices, Endoscopy Centers and area hospitals. Please click on a Procedure below to learn more.

  • BarrX is a treatment method for Barrett’s Esophagus, a condition caused by...

  • Cellvizio is a endoscopic imaging approach that helps improve the diagnosis and management of gastrointestinal and biliary diseases. It allows the physician to view tissue...

  • CRH-O’Regan Internal Hemorrhoid Treatment, also known as hemorrhoid banding, is a non-surgical...

  • Double balloon enteroscopy is an endoscopic procedure performed to examine the small bowel.

  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is an endoscopic procedure that combines upper gastrointestinal endoscopy and x-rays to diagnose and treat problems in...
  • An endoscopic ultrasound is used to examine the digestive tract.

  • An endoscopy is performed to diagnose individuals with achalasia, a condition causing the esophageal tube to swell, making it difficult to swallow.

  • An endoscopy with dilation is used to treat a number of issues caused by the narrowing of the esophagus, often characterized by difficulty swallowing.

  • This procedure is used to treat esophageal bleeding.

  • An endoscopy followed by a small bowel biopsy is performed to diagnose any disease in the intestinal mucosa, or the lining of the small intestine.

  • ERCP with SOM is an endoscopic procedure used to investigate unexplained abnormal liver tests or upper abdominal pain.

  • Performing an ERCP with Spyglass provides the physician with endoscopic imaging of all four quadrants of the biliary duct using a 6,000 megapixel fiber optic probe.  With...

  • These studies allow the physician to diagnose motility disorders of the esophagus in people who have difficulty swallowing.

  • A flexible sigmoidoscopy is an exam used to inspect the lower part of the large intestine.

  • Hemorrhoid banding, also known as CHR-O’Regan Internal Hemorrhoid...

  • Hepatitis C tests are used to screen for and diagnose an infection or to monitor the treatment of Hepatitis C (HCV).

  • A hydrogen breath test is used to diagnose digestive problems in individuals such as Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) or food intolerances.
  • A liver biopsy is the removal of a small sample of tissue from the liver. The sample is then tested for signs of various liver diseases or to determine the severity of a known...

  • A liver transplant is the replacement of a diseased liver with a healthy liver from another person.

  • Neuromuscular retraining is used to correct abnormal muscle function in the anorectum, or the distal portion of the digestive tract.

  • Paracentesis is a procedure used to remove fluid that has collected in the stomach, called peritoneal fluid.

  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) is an endoscopic procedure in which a PEG tube is passed into the stomach through the abdominal wall.

  • PD is used to treat and manage achalasia.

  • Remicade infusions are used to treat ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s Disease by reducing the effects of the substances in the body that can cause inflammation.

  • Single balloon enteroscopy is used to examine the entire length of the small intestine.

  • Small bowel capsule endoscopy is performed to examine the entire digestive tract from the mouth to the anus.

  • SmartPill is a wireless, ingestible capsule that measures pressure, pH, and temperature from your GI tract and wirelessly transmits that data to a receiver worn on a belt or...

  • Solesta (available at our Lakewood office only) is a treatment for fecal incontinence. Solesta is a gel that is given through four injections into the wall of the anal canal....

  • Stent placements are used to treat the narrowing, or stricture, of bile ducts caused by benign or malignant diseases. A stent is a plastic or metal tube that is placed into the...

  • Video capsule endoscopy is a procedure that uses a tiny wireless camera to take pictures of the digestive tract.