Treatments & Procedures

Our physicians and specialists at The Hospitals of Providence are dedicated to providing you with individualized treatment plans to get you on the road to recovery.

We take great pride in making sure our patients receive effective treatments for various digestive disorders. Below are common treatments and procedures for digestive disorders that we may see at The Hospitals of Providence.

BARXX

BARXX is an endoscopic technique used to treat conditions of the esophagus. An ablation catheter is used to treat the effected tissues. Interested in learning more about this treatment option? Connect with a physician in your area.

Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)

EMR is a surgical procedure used to resect abnormal or cancerous cells from the lining of the digestive tract. A small tube is passed down the throat and another tube is inserted in the anus to remove any lesions. Interested in learning more about this treatment option? Connect with a physician in your area.

EsophyXTM TIF® (Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication)

This procedure is aimed at reducing the symptoms of esophageal reflux. The incisionless procedure is inserted through the patient's mouth and is used to reconstruct the gastroesophageal valve. Interested in learning more about this treatment option? Connect with a physician in your area.

InterStim® therapy

This therapy is used in order to treat problems with urinary retention. This surgery is typically used as a last resort when medical treatment has failed patients suffering from urinary leakage and significant urinary urgency. Interested in learning more about this treatment option? Connect with a physician in your area.

Laparoscopic surgery

This surgical procedure uses a small, lighted tube through an incision in the belly. Laparoscopy can be used to find cysts, fibroids and infections; tissue can also be biopsed during the procedure. Interested in learning more about this treatment option? Connect with a physician in your area.

Robot-assisted surgery

Robotic surgery or computer-assisted surgery are procedures that use robotic systems in order to aid surgeons when performing surgery. Robotic surgery often means shorter recovery time and smaller incisions. Interested in learning more about this treatment option? Connect with a physician in your area.

Stapled hemorrhoidopexy

This procedure is a treatment method for hemorrhoids. It involves the surgical removal of large hemorrhoids and repositions that remaining tissue back to its normal anatomical position. Interested in learning more about this treatment option? Connect with a physician in your area.

Stapled transanal rectal resection (STARR)

STARR is a surgical procedure that is performed through the anus, with no external incisions or visible scars. This procedure is used to remove excess tissue from the rectum. Interested in learning more about this treatment option? Connect with a physician in your area.



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