Services & Programs


Our gastroenterology specialists at UMC treat people with diseases and disorders of the gastrointestinal tract. This includes the esophagus, stomach, small and large intestines (colon), pancreas and liver. We also provide expert nutritional information to help treat various symptoms you may be experiencing. We provide some of the best care not only in Lubbock, but in the region.


Our gastroenterologists are able to treat the following conditions and offer the following services:

  • Colonoscopies
  • Upper GI (EGD)
  • Liver diseases-including hepatitis treatment
  • Disorders of the pancreas
  • Problems swallowing (Dysphagia)
  • Placement of PEG tubes (inserted into stomach)
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Celiac Disease
  • Colon Polyps
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticular disease
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hemerroids
  • Hemerroid Banding
  • H. Pylori
  • Peptic Ulcers
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Esophageal Ultrasound (EUS)
  • Liver Biopsies
  • Small Bowel Bleeding
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Immune-mediated conditions of the gut
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Chron's and ulcerative colitis)
    • Eosinophilic esophagitis
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