Frederick, MD 21701
About Gastroenterology Specialists of Frederick
More About Gastroenterology Specialists of Frederick
Our providers, Dr. Michael Rifkin, and Dr. Leonard Kane, and staff are dedicated to providing the highest quality medical care in a pleasant, friendly atmosphere, while preserving the dignity of our patients, treating each with courtesy, respect, and compassion.
We are a group practice specializing in treatment of the digestive system, which includes the esophagus, stomach, intestines, colon, bile ducts, gallbladder, liver and pancreas. We generally treat patients 18 years of age and older.
Common problems frequently seen in consultation by our board-certified physicians include abdominal pain, abnormal liver tests, colorectal cancer screening, constipation, diarrhea, diverticulitis and diverticulosis, gallbladder disease, gi tract bleeding, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), heartburn, peptic ulcer disease, swallowing disorders, and EGD pre-op prior to gastric bypass surgery. Areas of expertise include celiac disease, inflammatory bowel disease including Crohn's Disease and ulcerative colitis, irritable bowel syndrome, and pancreatic and biliary disorders. We also offer the latest in gi technology, the Pill-Cam SB 2 small bowel capsule endoscopy used to locate and aid in the detection of abnormalities of the small bowel, the Smart Pill Wireless Motility Capsule to aid in the evaluation of motility disorders and delayed gastric emptying, and Bravo pH monitoring, a test that measures the pH in the esophagus to confirm a diagnosis of GERD.
From the front desk to the physician, we will make every effort to provide you the best medical experience possible. We are here for you.
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