Carolinas HealthCare System Lincoln patients and families have access to gastroenterology resources, assessments and treatments they need without leaving the community.
Carolinas HealthCare System Lincoln's gastroenterology team of specialists includes board-certified gastroenterologists who provide advanced evaluation of diseases of the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon, pancreas, biliary system (gallbladder and bile ducts), and liver.
The physicians are GI specialists who are fellowship-trained experts in endoscopy, the examination of the intestines with a "scope" or light. The entire group adheres to very strict performance standards for this exam, and consistently performs among the top groups both state and nationwide.
As medical internists, the physicians handle both routine and emergency problems related to the gastrointestinal tract and liver. All seven physicians are affiliated with Carolinas HealthCare System Lincoln where they perform endoscopy in the Same Day Surgery Center. The group provides 24-hour, 7-day-a-week coverage as consultants in gastroenterology for inpatients.
Carolinas HealthCare System Lincoln offers patients access to endoscopic services, including:
- Upper Endoscopy (EGD)