Tampa General Hospital’s Gastroenterology Services
Tampa General Hospital offers gastroenterology services that provide the highest level of care for a full range of conditions affecting the digestive system. The physicians in TGH’s Endoscopy Center use the most advanced technology available for the diagnosis and treatment of a variety of conditions including anal and rectal, colorectal, esophageal, stomach (gastric), liver (hepatic), and pancreatic, as well as conditions affecting the small intestine.
Patients at TGH receive comprehensive evaluation and treatment from a team of specialists located at a single location. Our team includes oncologic, colorectal, and gastrointestinal surgeons, gastroenterologists, radiologists, medical oncologists, pharmacotherapists, and our major organ transplant team. Patients also receive specialized support from registered dietitians, outcomes managers, social workers, clinical nurse specialists, biofeedback therapists, and enterostomal therapy nurses.
TGH was recognized as one of America's Best Hospitals for Gastroenterology & GI Surgery by U.S. News & World Report in 2018-19 for our:
- Use of advanced technologies such as endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography (ERCP)
- Focus on providing a full range of patient services
- High ratio of nurses to patients
- High patient volume
- Better-than-expected patient survival rates
We were also recognized by Newsweek in their World's Best Hospitals 2019 list for gastroenterology and are among 226 hospitals in the U.S. – but the only hospital in Tampa Bay – to earn the recognition. In addition, our benign esophageal disorders and pancreatic/hepatic/biliary cancer programs have received disease-specific certification from The Joint Commission. These world-class rankings and certifications exhibit our commitment to providing world-class care.
The gastroenterology team at Tampa General Hospital’s Endoscopy Center tailors treatment plans to each individual’s specific diagnosis and needs with the goal of improving their function and quality of life. If you would like to schedule a visit with one of TGH’s gastroenterology specialists, use our convenient online Physician Finder or call 1-800-822-3627.