- Where High-Tech Meets the Human Touch
Dr. Venu makes colon cancer screenings easier to swallow – literally –using the ingestible, camera-equipped PillCam™ to capture images as it moves through the colon.
- Loyola Gastroenterology & GI Surgery Specialty Named to U.S. News Best Hospitals List
Loyola University Medical Center was listed in the Top 50 for gastroenterology & GI surgery specialty care in U.S. News & World Report's 2018-19 Best Hospitals list.
- Gastrointestinal Behavioral Medicine Program
At Loyola, we address the psychosocial needs of our digestive health patients, improving the management of GI disorders and overall quality of life.
- Interventional Endoscopy
Loyola Medicine’s clinically integrated care team of interventional endoscopists, gastrointestinal surgeons, radiologists and more work together to ensure the accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment for a variety of gastrointestinal conditions.
- Digestive Health Clinical Nutrition Program
At Loyola Medicine, highly trained clinical nutrition specialists collaborate with doctors, nurses and other medical professionals to help patients manage nutrition-related diseases by developing and maintaining healthy eating habits.
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Bipan Chand, MD, and Neil Gupta, MD, provide expert leadership as the premier authorities and co-directors of Loyola’s Digestive Health program. Together, they lead a clinically integrated team of specialists in gastroenterology, colorectal surgery, minimally invasive surgery, surgical oncology and bariatric medicine.
Digestive Health Program News
“After meeting with her and going through some hypnosis and practicing the hypnosis she gave me, I felt 100% better.” – Patient speaking about gastroenterology psychologist Sarah Kinsinger PhD, ABPP