Gallstones can form in the gallbladder in the presence of excess cholesterol or bilirubin. People who are overweight, have lost weight very quickly, or eat low-fiber diets are more at risk for gallstones. For more information about gallstones and to get answers to other GI health questions, visit our education page.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome is a general term for many different GI conditions including cramps, constipation, diarrhea, and more. Medications and diet changes can help to relieve the symptoms.
For more information about Irritable Bowel Syndrome and to get answers to other GI health questions, visit our education page
The future of gastroenterology is evolving toward comprehensive screening protocols, minimally invasive therapeutic techniques, endoscopic strategies to control common conditions such as reflux and targeted immunotherapy for inflammatory disease. Woodholme Gastroenterology is committed to participation in these exciting developments and in offering the best of the innovations to our patients. Our history supports this ambition. We hope to meld a strong foundation in the principles of medicine with a tradition of caring and guided by a vision that the good health of our patients is the highest priority.