Shining the Spotlight on Barrett’s Esophagus As the summer season swelters on, we bring a vital topic to the forefront – this is Barrett’s Esophagus Awareness Month! No more hiding in the shadows – let’s shine a spotlight on this
This month we point our stethoscopes to a chronic condition that affects the stomach’s ability to properly empty its contents: Gastroparesis – or delayed gastric emptying. Gastroparesis can result in bothersome and disruptive effects, like nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain.
Florida Digestive Health Specialists is thrilled to welcome a new practice to our network. Gastroenterologists Dr. Rizwana Thanawala and Dr. Mitchell Duterte, as well as the rest of their team in Lake City and Live oak, are excited to join the FDHS family.
Every New Year brings a flurry of headlines about getting a fresh start in the New Year, from hitting the gym to eating more veggies, to meditating…with many health-conscious folks recommending that you incorporate these activities into your morning routine. But have you considered why these practices are great way to start your day? The key is gut health.
The Florida Digestive Health Specialists Department of Pathology passed its most recent College of American Pathologists (CAP) inspection. CAP one of the most stringent in the nation.