Gastroenterology

Here at Belize Healthcare Partners Limited you can receive quality and affordable Gastroenterology healthcare. 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.

We offer tests leading to the discovery of the developing diseases in patients. These tests include:

  • Upper GI Endoscopy: using an endoscope to look into the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum. diagnostic and therapeutic (rubber band ligation of varices, injection therapy and placement of endoclips for bleeding lesions, placement of esophageal stents, polipectomy, foreign body extraction, taking biopsy samples, esophageal dilatation).
  • Colonoscopy: visually examining the colon, using a colonoscope, from the cecum to the rectum. diagnostic and therapeutic (polipectomy, taking biopsy samples, placement of colonic stents, injection therapy and placement of endoclips for bleeding lesions).
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP): extraction of stones, placement of biliary stents.

Doctors

  • Dr. Kevin Pena