Gastroenterology

Hepatitis Awareness from AGSA







With three primary forms of Hepatitis - A, B and C, the Hepatitis Foundation International uses this month to help educate those currently infected as well as provide valuable information on prevention of these three deadly diseases.

Hometown Health was invited to a recent seminar on Hepatitis, hosted by Dr. Lily Tran of Advanced Gastroenterology and Surgical Associates as her mentor, Dr. Jorge Herera provided an update on Hep-C to other medical professionals.



You’ll find more information about hepatitis and the related services provided by Advanced Gastroenterology and Surgical Associates when you click the AGSA icon on our newly designed homepage.

 

AGSA: Understanding Barrett’s Esophagus

A deterioration in the lining of the esophagus due to chronic acid reflux could lead to Barrett’s esophagus.  But how serious is that?  Amanda Dunn, a nurse with Advanced Gastroenterology and Surgical Associates explains this condition that affects many.



AGSA specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of reflux and other gastrointestinal conditions.  To learn more, visit the Advanced Gastroenterology and Surgical Associates specialist directory page.