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Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

From managing GERD to screening for cancers, patients and families can be confident that only the highest quality of care will be delivered at Albany Med.

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Gastroenterology & Hepatology


The Digestive Disease Center at Albany Medical Center is the region’s first choice for advancing digestive health and diagnosing gastrointestinal and liver diseases. Our team of specialists in gastroenterology, the study of diseases and disorders affecting the digestive system that include the esophagus, stomach, intestines and colon, and hepatology, the study and management of diseases and disorders affecting the liver, gall bladder, biliary tree and pancreas, are renowned in their fields.

From routine colonoscopies to the complex management of a patient with liver disease, patients and families can be confident that only the highest quality of care will be delivered at Albany Med. The Digestive Disease Center offers expertise in:

  • Screening for colon and esophageal cancers
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) 
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Crohn’s disease and colitis
  • Swallowing disorders
  • Barrett’s esophagus
  • Pancreatic and bile duct cancers
  • Liver disease, including hepatitis and tumors
  • Gastrointestinal disorders specific to women’s health