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Gastroenterology

About Us: Gastroenterology

The division has an active program for colon cancer screening and follow up. Among the many procedures and tests that we perform are:

  • upper gastrointestinal endoscopy (EGD)
  • colonoscopy
  • liver biopsy
  • endoscopic cholangiography and pancreatography (ERCP)
  • video capsule endoscopy (pill camera)
  • endoscopic ultrasonography
  • abdominal paracentesis
  • esophageal manometry
  • anorectal manometry
  • esophageal and gastric pH (acid) testing
  • breath hydrogen testing for lactose intolerance and small bowel bacterial overgrowth

The Gastroenterology Division faculty members provide comprehensive care to patients with digestive disorders, including diseases of the entire intestinal tract, liver, gallbladder and pancreas. Among the common gastrointestinal disorders we treat are reflux disease or heartburn, swallowing disorders, ulcer disease, irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis), gallstones, jaundice, acute and chronic liver diseases including viral hepatitis, and pancreatitis.

To Make An Appointment:
You may be referred for an appointment by your primary care physician, or make a self referral based upon your insurance conditions.

Payment Options:

  • TTUHSC accepts all major insurances
  • All major credit cards
  • Medicare and Medicaid
  • Financial screening is available for those needing assistance

Patient Resources:

Clinics Available: Numbers: Hours: Map:
Texas Tech Physicians Gasteroenterology
Texas Tech Medical Pavilion
3601 4th St. 2nd Floor
Lubbock, TX 79430
call for appointment:
phone806.743.3150
fax806.743.1148

Monday-Friday /
8:00-5:00

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All clinics are Handicapped accessible; Bi-lingual English and Spanish; All major insurances and credit cards accepted; Medicare and Medicare; Financial screening available based on need.

 

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