Phone: 609.586.7900  |  Physician & Service Referral: 888.MD.RWJUH

Digestive Health & GI Surgery


FOR A REFERRAL TO AN RWJ GASTROENTEROLOGIST, CALL 888.MD.RWJUH. TO SCHEDULE AN ENDOSCOPY PROCEDURE, CALL 609.631.6930.

 

The knowledgeable and professional team at RWJ Hamilton includes highly trained physicians, registered nurses and medical endoscopy technicians who provide the highest quality gastroenterology care for our patients. RWJ Hamilton offers comprehensive healthcare for all gastroenterology-related diseases and/or disorders using the highest level of technology. 

Our board certified gastroenterologists and colorectal surgeons use advanced technologies, such as fiber optics, endoscopic ultrasound and lasers. These valuable tools allow for more accurate diagnosis and provide non-surgical treatment options for both admitted and same-day patients.

Conditions We Treat:

Endoscopy services are also used for people experiencing change in bowel habits, preventive screening for polyps and follow up after colon cancer.

Diagnosis & Treatment

Endoscopy is also used for a variety of diagnostic and post-surgical follow-up procedures, including: 

  • Diagnosis of tumor, strictures, manometric evaluation of common bile duct
  • Measurement of strength and coordination of muscular activity of esophagus and sphincters
  • Evaluation of non-cardiac chest pain
  • Evaluation of Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Follow-up evaluation for ulcer healing
  • Pre-operative evaluation prior to laparoscopic surgery
  • 24-hour PH monitoring
  • Esophageal manometry