Diseases Treated

In the treatment of digestive diseases, the goals are an accurate diagnosis followed by the best possible treatment. To this end, Dr. Joseph attends conferences every year to stay up-to-date with the latest technologies and therapies.

Some of the diseases diagnosed and/or treated include the following:

Diseases of the Esophagus:
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (aka Gerd or Heartburn)
Swallowing Disorders
Barrett's Esophagus
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Bleeding
Esophageal Varices
Zenker's Diverticulum
upperdigestive

Diseases of the Stomach:
Cancer
Delayed Stomach Emptying (Gastroparesis)
Gastritis
Hiatal Hernia
Helicobacter Pylori
Indigestion
Nausea and Vomiting
Peptic Ulcers

Diseases of the Liver, Gall Bladder, Pancreas and Ducts:
Hepatitis
Cirrhosis
Gallstones
Gall Bladder Infection
Pancreatitis
Pancreatic Cancer
Blockages in the Biliary and Pancreatic Ducts
Sphincter of Oddi Disorders

Diseases of the Intestines:
Abdominal Painintestines
Anal Fistulas
C. difficile
Cancer Detection
Celiac Disease
Crohn's Disease
Colitis
Colon Polyps
Constipation
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis
Hemorrhoids
Infections
Malabsorption
Peptic Ulcer (Duodenum)
Radiation Proctitis
Ulcerative Colitis

Other Diseases:
Peritonitis
Foodborne Illnesses