If you are suffering from chronic pain in your stomach or dealing with digestive issues, a gastro specialist can help! It’s important you schedule an appointment with a Boulder City gastro specialist if you are experiencing nagging symptoms such as, bloating, gas, and diarrhea. A gastro specialist can diagnose and treat conditions that affect the organs of the digestive tract. This can include the stomach, colon, pancreas, and liver. Dr. Dasari is a gastrointestinal surgeon serving the community of Boulder City and providing top surgical care at Boulder City Hospital.
Heartburn feels like a burning sensation that arises in the chest or throat. This happens mainly when acid from the stomach goes back into the esophagus. The esophagus is essentially a tube that connects your mouth to the stomach and is evaluated when trying to diagnose individuals suffering with heartburn. Heartburn can either go away on its own or with proper treatment. If you are experiencing the same symptoms more than twice a week, then you should schedule a consultation with Dr. Dasari.
These are small, hard nuggets that form in the gallbladder. Gallstones can be as tiny as a grain or big as a golf ball. If you suffer from sudden pain on your abdomen’s right side, you may have gallstones and should seek a gastrointestinal surgeon immediately.
Some patients can develop uncomfortable symptoms when they drink milk or intake dairy products. This can be because of lactose intolerants. Lactose is mainly found in milk and occurs when the body does not produce enough lactase to digest the dairy products. This can lead to bloating, belly pain, diarrhea, gas, and upset stomach. Treatments can include dietary supplements and changes to diet.
Celiac Disease can be defined as a genetic condition that mainly affects your immune system when you eat gluten. Gluten is mainly a protein found in wheat or rye and can affect the immune system and damage the small intestine of a patient suffering from Celiac Disease. If you are sensitive to gluten and fear that you may be suffering with this condition, schedule a consultation with Dr. Dasari today!