Gastrointestinal (GI) specialists in Hopewell, Virginia

The digestive health specialists at John Randolph Medical Center can help diagnose and treat digestive disorders that keep you from feeling your best. Whether you suffer from common heartburn or a more complex gastric disease, our gastroenterologists will help restore your digestive health.

For more information about John Randolph Medical Center's gastroenterology services or for help finding a doctor, call our free, 24/7 Consult-A-Nurse line at (804) 320-3627 (DOCS).

Digestive disorders we treat

GI conditions can affect the liver, rectum, colon, small and large intestines, esophagus, stomach, gallbladder and bile ducts.

As part of our comprehensive gastric and intestinal care services, specialists at our digestive health center treat all types of these conditions, including:

  • Acid reflux
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Gallbladder disease
  • Stomach pain
  • Heartburn
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal cancer
  • Obstructions
  • Swallowing difficulty
  • Ulcers

Diagnostic gastroenterology procedures we offer

We use a variety of laboratory and imaging tests to diagnose GI conditions. These procedures include:

  • Colonoscopy
  • Computed tomography (CT) scan
  • Fecal tests
  • Lower GI series
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Ultrasound
  • Upper GI series

GI surgery options we offer

Our experienced GI surgeons use the latest surgical technologies, including robotic surgery systems.

Robotic surgery is often minimally invasive, which means the surgeons make smaller incisions. This helps patients experience a shorter hospital stay, less scarring and a quicker recovery.

We offer robot-assisted surgery for the following procedures:

  • Appendix removal (appendectomy)
  • Colorectal tumor removal
  • Gallbladder removal (cholecystectomy)
  • GERD treatment
  • Inflammatory bowel disease

Gastroenterology at HCA Virginia

Gastroenterology is the field of medicine relating to the treatment of the gastrointestinal tract. Gastroenterologists focus on the treatment of diseases of the digestive system, this includes a range of organs starting at the mouth and ending at the rectum.

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