Gastroenterology

No Tolerance

For more than 65% of the people on the planet, consuming dairy products can cause a great deal of discomfort. With that in mind, it’s just possible that all those years of milk and cookies haven't been doing Santa any favors.

The specialists at Advanced Gastroenterology and Surgery Associates explain what happens when someone becomes lactose intolerant.

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Holiday Heartburn

Thanksgiving revolves around food, family, and football; a time of year when we usually over do it at the dinner table. As you might imagine, a table filled with large quantities of delicious foods can make the holiday challenging for people with gastroesophageal reflux disease, also known as GERD.

The specialists at  Advanced Gastroenterology and Surgery Associates understand the complications surrounding GERD and have helped many patients manage the disease.