What is a Gastroenterologist?
A Gastroenterologist is a physician with dedicated training and unique experience in the management of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and liver.
For more information about the training a Gastroenterologist receives see the brochure prepared by the American College of Gastroenterology or visit the ACG website.
What is Gastroenterology and Endoscopy?
Colon Cancer: Preventable. Treatable. Beatable.
Colorectal Screening May Save Your Life
What is a colonoscopy?
Understanding Colonoscopy and What to Expect:
Additional Patient Information Links -
AGA Patient Center
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Patient Information
ACG Patient Information
Crohn's and Colitis Information
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
National Cancer Institute
Physician Resources can be found on the Members' Only Page.
DHEC Hepatitis A Screening Program:
South Carolina Gastroenterology Association does not provide direct patient care. If you are having an emergency medical issue, please call 911 or proceed to the nearest emergency room. Other medical questions should be directed to your doctor, clinic, or local emergency room; they may also be able to refer you to a nearby free clinic or put you in contact with social services to assist with obtaining coverage.