If your child has any digestive system, liver, or nutritional problem, he or she will be treated by a pediatric gastroenterologist. Digestive, liver, and nutritional problems in children often are quite different from those seen in adults require treatment by a trained and specialist pediatric gastroenterologist.
Pediatric gastroenterologists are specially trained to perform diagnostic tests of a child’s digestive system and they use special instruments, such as endoscopes to examine the inside of the digestive tract or obtain tissue samples. The common endoscopic procedures that are performed by pediatric gastroenterologists include esophagogastroduodenoscopy and colonoscopy. Pediatric gastroenterologists also have the expertise to treat bleeding, swallowing problems, or other problems encountered in the intestines of the children. They are trained in managing nutritional problems in children, including placement and management of feeding tubes and intravenous nutrition and diagnosing and treating infants, children, and teens with liver disease. If your child has any digestive problem, the pediatrician may refer your child to a pediatric gastroenterologist.
Here is the list of best Pediatric Gastroenterologists in Hameed Latif Hospital Lahore. Find complete details, timings, patient reviews and contact information. Book appointment or take online video consultation with the listed doctors. Call at Marham helpline: 042-32591427 to schedule your appointment.