Stomach Ulcers


    Stomach ulcers are sore spots that develop along the esophagus or lining of the stomach. Upper abdominal pain is a common symptom. Treatment usually includes medication to decrease stomach acid production. In some cases, antibiotics may be prescribed.

    Our providers


    Stephen Holland, MD

    Gastroenterologist Gastroenterology
    315 W. Carpenter St. Clinic A Springfield, IL 62702

    David Stewart, MD

    General Surgeon General Surgery, Cancer Care, Virtual care through telehealth
    315 W. Carpenter St. 1st Floor Clinic A 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.