Gastroenterology Associates of North Jersey, P.A. (GANJ) is committed to the highest level of patient care specializing in Digestive Diseases, GI Endoscopy and Colorectal Cancer Prevention. We aim to provide you with the highest quality prevention, diagnosis and treatment of digestive diseases in a caring, compassionate manner. We are dedicated to providing each patient with superior medical treatment in a comfortable, safe atmosphere.
Our commitment to building a foundation of trust by treating our patients as special individuals is vital to our
success. Our entire team is dedicated to providing you with the excellent, personalized care and service you need to make your visits as comfortable and pleasant as possible.
We strive to keep current on the latest techniques and standards so we can provide our patients with the safest operations, and the most optimal results. That’s why we focus on thorough exams – checking your total health before performing any procedures. We also know that surgery is never routine, no matter how many hundreds of times we have performed such procedures. We never take for granted that you have placed a great deal of confidence in us.
What is Gastroenterology?
Gastroenterology is the study of the normal function and diseases of the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon and rectum, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and liver. It involves a detailed understanding of the normal action (physiology) of the gastrointestinal organs including the movement of material through the stomach and intestine (motility), the digestion and absorption of nutrients into the body, removal of waste from the system, and the function of the liver as a digestive organ. It includes common and important conditions such as colon polyps and cancer, hepatitis, heartburn, peptic ulcer disease, colitis, gallbladder disease, nutritional problems, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), and pancreatitis.
What is a Gastroenterologist?
A Gastroenterologist is a physician with dedicated training and unique experience in the management of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract and liver.