Irritable Bowel Syndrome symptoms seem to be associated with the same symptoms present after your body tries to digest food after a heavy meal. However, the presence of this condition is unique by its residual and long term effects on the body. Due to its ability to cause long-lasting damage, it is wise to contact a Newport Beach gastroenterologist at the first sign of trouble. Irritable Bowel Syndrome is a disorder that affects the large intestine. The characteristics of the disorder can vary from one individual to the next, however, some general symptoms appear to be present in the affected individuals.
The intensity of Irritable Bowel Syndrome can vary, at times affecting the bodies of some more than others. However, irregular and abrupt changes in bowel habits may be signs of a more serious condition such as colon cancer. Some of these associated conditions may include, but are not limited to, rectal bleeding and unexplained weight loss. This is why you need an experienced Newport Beach gastroenterologist to care for your health.
Dr. Quist will establish the diagnosis of Irritable Bowel Syndrome after a physical examination and a review of your symptoms. By asking questions and by observing patterns in your symptoms, he is able to administer the necessary treatment. Following this, he may perform certain tests in order to check for other conditions. These tests can include blood tests, stool tests, or a colonoscopy. Regardless of the outcome, Dr. Quist will provide you with the treatment and management options that best suit your needs.
One quick phone call can help cure the Irritable Bowel Syndrome symptoms you are currently experiencing. Dr. Quist would love to meet with you to discuss any concerns you might have.
Call his office today to schedule your appointment at (949) 565-4189! He looks forward to assisting you in any way he can.