Gastrointestinal (GI) treatment in Uptown Denver

Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center has expert gastroenterologists who treat all your GI conditions—from stomach pain to liver disease. To give you the best treatment possible, we use state-of-the-art techniques that are personalized to your health needs.

For a physician referral to a gastroenterologist at Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center, call us at (877) 752-2737.

Conditions our gastroenterologists treat

We treat a range of digestive conditions. This includes issues that impact the appendix, colon (large intestine), esophagus, gallbladder, liver, pancreas, rectum, small intestine and stomach.

Some of the common GI conditions we treat include:

  • Appendicitis
  • Celiac disease
  • Cirrhosis of the liver
  • Colon polyps
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's disease
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulosis and diverticulitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Fecal incontinence
  • Gallstones
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and acid reflux
  • GI bleeding
  • Gastroparesis (delayed gastric emptying)
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hernia
  • Hirschsprung's disease
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Liver disease
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic ulcer
  • Porphyria
  • Ulcerative colitis

GI cancer treatment program

As a patient at the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute at Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center, we make sure you are getting the best possible treatment for your specific symptoms. A nurse navigator will walk with you through your cancer journey, while a GI specialist and multidisciplinary review team create an individualized care plan. Treatment for GI cancers may include advanced or minimally invasive surgery using innovative technology, such as our new endoscopic treatment machine or robotic surgery.

GI malignancy clinic trials

Our GI Malignancy Program physicians participate in multiple clinical trials for all stages of treatment—including, chemoprevention, cure, control and palliation. Many of these trials are investigator-initiated trials, cooperative group trials or national trials offered locally only through the GI Malignancy Program.

To learn more or find out if you are eligible for the GI Malignancy Program trials, call (877) 752-2737.

GI tests and treatments

Based on the nature of your illness, your tests and treatment may differ greatly. They may include:

  • Colonoscopy
  • Dilatation (esophageal, pyloric/gastric, biliary)
  • Endoscopic ultrasonography
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy
  • Laparoscopy
  • Laser therapies
  • Polypectomy (both upper and lower)
  • Small bowel enteroscopy
  • Variceal sclerosis and banding
  • Virtual colonoscopy

Gastroenterology at HealthONE

Gastroenterology is the field of medicine relating to the treatment of the gastrointestinal tract. Gastroenterologists focus on the treatment of diseases of the digestive system, this includes a range of organs starting at the mouth and ending at the rectum.

Learn about Gastroenterology