National Screening Day

Welcome!

Digestive Specialists, P.A., is a single specialty gastroenterology and hepatology (liver disease) practice comprised of five physicians. We have served The Woodlands/North Houston areas since we opened in 1995. Our Board Certified doctors are experts in all aspects of their specialties including colon cancer screening procedures, treatment of GERD, inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome, and treatment of diseases of the liver, biliary system, and pancreas.

If you’re looking for advanced, comprehensive GI patient care, contact your primary care physician for referral to us or call us to inquire about an appointment.

Our location on Dotson Road (Willowbrook Office) is closing in April 2013. All patient inquiries should be directed to the main office, (936) 321-0033.

News

Location of Colon Cancer May Affect Survival 4/16/2015 : The colonoscopy has long been considered the gold standard in colon cancer screening, but new research underscores the importance of this life-saving procedure.  
Cancer Survival Rates Improve Over Last 20 Years 4/9/2015 : More people are surviving cancer now than they were 20 years ago, according to new research published in JAMA Oncology.  
Probiotics May Improve Anxiety and Depression 4/2/2015 : Could a cup of yogurt be the trick to turning your frown upside down? It certainly seems like a possibility as mounting evidence suggests that probiotics may influence mental health and produce anti-anxiety effects.  
New Medicare Bill Covers Anesthesia Services during Colonoscopy 3/26/2015 : Sometimes the scariest part of a colonoscopy isn’t the colonoscopy itself; it’s the bill.  

Did You Know?

Nearly 75 percent of colon cancer cases have no prior family history and most have no symptoms.
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