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Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology

Sophisticated diagnostic techniques and treatments, including endoscopic procedures, to address a wide range of digestive disorders.

Gastroenterology

250 N Wickham Road
Melbourne, FL 32935
321-752-1200

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From the latest diagnostic procedures to advanced treatment services, Melbourne Regional Medical Center offers a full range of care for digestive health. Our gastroenterologists have the training and expertise to treat everything from ulcers and irritable bowel syndrome to colorectal and stomach cancers.

We offer the latest diagnostic techniques, including advanced imaging technology and endoscopic procedures. Our gastroenterologists provide the latest treatment options to deliver quality care for a wide range of digestive disorders, including:

  • Appendicitis and peritonitis
  • Dietary sensitivities such as celiac disease and lactose intolerance
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and Barrett's esophagus
  • Gastrointestinal viruses, infections and general discomfort
  • H. pilori and ulcers
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), Crohn's disease and diverticular disease
  • Stomach, esophageal and colorectal cancer
  • Treatment/Evaluation of Hepatitis C
  • Colorectal Evaluation and Colonoscopy
  • Gastroenterologic Consultation
  • Endoscopy of the Upper Gastroenterologic Tract

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Francisco Ruiz, MD

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Our Team

Robert Barbati, MD
Robert Barbati, MD

Gastroenterology

George Christophi
George Christophi

Internal Medicine,
Gastroenterology

Shireen Gadallah, MD
Shireen Gadallah, MD

Gastroenterology

Francisco Ruiz, MD
Francisco Ruiz, MD

Internal Medicine,
Gastroenterology