Sharp Grossmont Hospital
Gastroenterology Services at Sharp Grossmont Hospital
Leading the way in digestive health.
The health of your digestive tract is closely connected to the overall health of your body. That’s why getting relief for disruptive and uncomfortable symptoms is vital to your well-being. At the Kamyar Endoscopy Suite at Sharp Grossmont Hospital, our digestive health experts are leading the way in providing advanced treatments for a number of digestive disorders — such as colorectal cancer, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) — to help you achieve optimal health.
Full range of treatments, close to home.
At Sharp Grossmont, you’ll have access to comprehensive services ranging from traditional preventive gastrointestinal procedures to the latest diagnostic and therapeutic advanced gastrointestinal procedures.
Our board-certified physicians and clinicians have specialized training and expertise to offer you the best diagnostics and treatments for a variety of conditions, including:
- Colorectal cancer
- Difficulty swallowing
- Crohn's Disease
- Heartburn, acid reflux or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
- Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
- Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
Nationally recognized excellence in care.
Combining the talent of our Sharp Grossmont gastroenterology team with the latest technologies, we provide excellence in care for both general and complex conditions. We are proud to be nationally recognized by the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) for our superior performance, quality and positive outcomes. Our continued innovation has led to effective preventative, acute and chronic care with shorter recovery periods.
As a hospital-based destination for digestive health, patients benefit from a dedicated team and a full range of support services to ensure your best possible outcomes.
The gold standard in preventative care.
The most effective way to reduce your risk of colorectal cancer and other gastrointestinal cancers is to get screened, and a colonoscopy is still considered the gold standard. Our gastroenterologists use state of the art technology and they are experts in both performing the procedure and interpreting the results.
Sharp Grossmont Hospital Gastroenterology and Endoscopy Services
La Mesa, CA 91942
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"Thanks to our expert gastroenterology team's vision for innovation and cutting-edge techniques, Sharp Grossmont Hospital is home to San Diego's leading advanced endoscopy center."
— Dr. Michael Lajin
Nationally recognized by the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
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