Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

    Overview

    Gastrointestinal endoscopy is a nonsurgical procedure used to examine a person's digestive tract. Using an endoscope, a flexible tube with a light and camera attached to it, physicians can view the interior of a patient's digestive tract, examining for any signs of disease or abnormality.

    Our providers

    Profiles

    Ramprasad Jegadeesan, MD

    Gastroenterologist Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology
    315 W. Carpenter St. Springfield, IL 62702
    Profiles

    Michael Maitar, MD

    Gastroenterologist Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
    315 W. Carpenter St. Springfield, IL 62702
    Profiles

    Abdul Swied, MD

    Gastroenterologist Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
    315 W. Carpenter St. Springfield, IL 62702
    Profiles

    Brandt Whitehurst, MD

    General Surgeon General Surgery
    747 N. Rutledge Street 5th Floor Springfield, IL 62702

    Why SIU

    Continually learning

    With a focus on continual improvement, our doctors take the time to research, study and innovate to provide the latest treatments for our patients.

    Patient-first experience

    Our care ranges from primary care physicians to specialists and sub-specialists who have advanced training. We're here for you when you need us.

    Breakthrough technology

    Continually teaching the next generation of doctors, our physicians use the latest developments in procedures and technologies for our patients.