Gastroenterologist in Downers Grove, IL
Welcome to Digestive Health Services
Digestive Health Services, SC is a gastroenterology practice with four board-certified and highly trained physicians who are specialist in digestive health and have have extensive training in both Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Our office is conveniently located just outside of Chicago, IL in Downers Grove. Our gastroenterology clinic provides state-of-the-art diagnoses and treatment of common and rare GI conditions that commonly affect people, our advanced facility and expertise allow us to provide patients the highest quality of care in the area. To just list a few of the conditions we treat heartburn, hernias, difficulty swallowing, Crohn’s disease and several others.
It is suggested that all people undergo a routine colonoscopy around age 50 and every ten years thereafter to catch polyps before they turn cancerous.
Some reflux is normal, but if you suffer symptoms of reflux more than twice a week, you may have GERD.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Studies show that one out of every five Americans has IBS. 75 percent of them are women. Do you have IBS?
What’s New at Digestive Health Services
Do Crohn’s Disease and ulcerative colitis increase risk of cancer? The short answer is yes. If you have ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s Disease involving the colon, you are at a higher risk for developing colon cancer. However, the majority of people with these two conditions may never develop colon cancer. Keep reading to find out…
If you have been experiencing digestive issues, you may be thinking to yourself, could it be irritable bowel syndrome? Let’s try to answer that question for you. What Is Inflammatory Bowel Syndrome? Inflammatory bowel syndrome, or IBS, is a group of symptoms that affect your digestive tract. Specifically, it is a gastrointestinal disorder which causes…
All of us can suffer from an upset tummy after overindulging, occasionally get constipated, or develop excess gas and heartburn. When this happens, we take an over-the-counter medication and usually forget about it. When these incidents begin to occur more frequently, it’s time to pay attention to signs you may have poor digestive health. Most…