Gastrointestinal Health

U.S. News & World Report recently recognized Morristown Medical Center as a best regional hospital, high performing in gastroenterology & GI surgery. We were also rated as high performing in nine other surgical procedures and chronic conditions – a distinction held by only 48 hospitals in the country, or less than one percent of the total hospitals evaluated. Learn more or see our full rankings >





Gastrointestinal Health Articles

 
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Gastrointestinal Health

A simple, cheap blood test to detect colon cancer -- even in its early stages -- appears highly effective and accurate, new research indicates.

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Gastrointestinal Health

Even though appendicitis often resolves with the use of antibiotics, the overwhelming majority of Americans would opt for surgery instead, a new survey finds.

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Millions of American seniors suffer the discomfort of chronic acid reflux. Now, new research suggests the condition might raise their odds for even more dangerous foes -- head and neck cancers.

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Gastrointestinal Health

Far fewer opioid painkillers are needed than thought for people who have their gallbladder removed, a new study suggests.

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