Tampa General Hospital’s Gastroenterology Services
Tampa General Hospital offers gastroenterology services that provide the highest level of care for a full range of conditions affecting the digestive system. The physicians in TGH’s Digestive Diagnostic & Treatment Center use the most advanced technology available for the diagnosis and treatment of a variety of conditions including anal and rectal, colorectal, esophageal, stomach (gastric), liver (hepatic), and pancreatic, as well as conditions affecting the small intestine.
Patients at TGH receive comprehensive evaluation and treatment from a team of specialists located at a single location. Our team includes oncologic, colorectal, and gastrointestinal surgeons, gastroenterologists, radiologists, medical oncologists, pharmacotherapists, and our major organ transplant team. Patients also receive specialized support from registered dietitians, outcomes managers, social workers, clinical nurse specialists, biofeedback therapists, and enterostomal therapy nurses.
TGH was recognized as one of the nation's top 50 hospitals in gastroenterology and GI surgery by U.S. News & World Report in 2016-17 for our:
- Use of advanced technologies such as endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography (ERCP)
- Focus on providing a full range of patient services
- High ratio of nurses to patients
- High patient volume
- Better-than-expected patient survival rates
In addition, our benign esophageal disorders and pancreatic/hepatic/biliary cancer programs have received disease-specific certification from The Joint Commission.
The gastroenterology team at Tampa General Hospital’s Digestive Diagnostic & Treatment Center tailors treatment plans to each individual’s specific diagnosis and needs with the goal of improving their function and quality of life. If you would like to schedule a visit with one of TGH’s gastroenterology specialists, use our convenient online Physician Finder or call 1-800-822-3627.