Gastroenterology is the subdivision of medicine focused on the digestive system and its disorders. This system includes the gastrointestinal tract with all its organs, from mouth cavity and spleen to intestinal canal. The specialists of our Gastroenterology Department have a great experience in treatment of gastritis, pancreatitis, gastric ulcer, and other serious disorders. We easily diagnose these pathologies in their early stages and manage them with the use of the unique techniques of Traditional Chinese Medicine. The unit is equipped at a state-of-the-art level: in our work we use updated endoscopy machinery – gastroscopes, colonoscopies, and other medical apparatuses.
What we treatThe specialists of Gastroenterology Department help patients who suffer from:
- nutritional gastritis;
- intestinal metaplasia;
- intestinal dysplasia;
- gastroesophageal reflux disease;
- chronic pancreatitis;
- irritable bowel syndrome, and so on.
In order to diagnose gastroenterological disorders, the specialists of our Department take external examination, palpation, and tapping of the patient’s abdomen. It is a convenient way to reveal possible distention of gastrointestinal organs and detect pain localization. As for the instrumental methods of diagnostics used by our gastroenterologists, they include the following:
- endoscopic cholangiopancreatography;
Functional tests and laboratory examinations are also widely used by our specialists. The patients of the First Teaching Hospital of Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine are always submitted to the blood, urine, fecal, bile, and gastric content tests. In order to diagnose stomach, duodenum, as well as large and small intestine diseases, we apply to contrast X-ray examination. Ultrasonography lets us reveal pancreatitis, swelling, and calculus.
Methods of Treatment
Along with modern methods and innovative technologies of treatment, the specialists of our Gastroenterology Department use the wisdom of Traditional Chinese Medicine in their work. We cure patients via acupuncture, massage, herbalism, therapeutic diet, remedial gymnastics, etc. Such a combination of medical techniques provides us noticeable and quick results in treatment of different acute and chronic diseases of the digestive system.
In order to obtain additional information about diagnosis and medication of the abovementioned disorders, please, contact our managers using the therapy request form. We will study your personal medical data and offer you an individual regimen of treatment.
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