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Gastrointestinal Care

Gastrointestinal pain care in Largo, Fla.

If your stomach pain is severe, you may need to go to the ER. Visit our emergency room services page for a list of serious symptoms.

Largo Medical Center offers greater Pinellas County and Largo, Fla. with stomach pain treatment. Our experienced gastroenterologists and specially trained staff diagnose and deliver a range of services. In fact, our department was named by Healthgrades as one of the top 10% in the nation for GI medical treatment in 2017. Whether you or someone you know is suffering from extreme digestive or stomach pain, our team is here to help you get better, fast.

GI conditions are often uncomfortable, but treatment can be swift and efficient. Vomiting, diarrhea, gas, chest pain or constipation are all considered gastrointestinal symptoms. Most of these conditions can be mended easily, while others require more in-depth care. Our very own Basem Alkurdi, MD, is Pinellas County's only Transplant Hepatologist, who also treats some of the most severe GI conditions facing people living in our community. Dr. Alkurdi also specializes in the treatment of those with liver disease.

GI medical services and treatments

We offer modern techniques when delivering care, including endoscopic surgical services. Endoscopic surgery is a minimally invasive operation done with precision and small incisions. This advanced procedure allows patients to recover quickly with less pain.

Our gastrointestinal care services include:

  • Acid reflux disease diagnosis and treatment
  • Gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD) treatment (pull content from Brandon site to create noindex page for Largo)
  • Gallbladder removal surgery
  • Esophageal/stomach surgery
  • Appendicitis surgery
  • Gallstone removal surgery
  • Kidney stone treatment
  • Ovarian cyst surgery
  • Celiac disease care
  • Irritable bowel syndrome treatment
  • Lactose intolerance diagnosis and care
  • Menstrual pain treatment
  • Hernia treatment