Gastrointestinal Disease

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Gastrointestinal Services in Dubai

Gastrointestinal or digestive disorders are a result of the digestive system's inability to break down food, absorb vitamins and minerals and flush out unabsorbed waste. The organs commonly associated with Gastrointestinal disease are mouth, Esophagus, stomach, pancreas, liver, small and large intestines and the rectum.

Some of the prevalent gastrointestinal disorders are:

  • Constipation
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Chronic Diarrhea
  • Liver disease
  • Lactose intolerance
  • Pancreatitis
  • Crohn's disease

Treating Gastrointestinal disease at OrthoSports

Gastrointestinal diseases can stem from a wide range of causes that include low fiber diets, sedentary lifestyle, chronic stress or even genetic predisposition. While most Gastrointestinal cases have short-term effects that are resolved on their own, some cases tend to be more serious and require a visit to a qualified internal medicine specialist.

When should you consult an internal medicine specialist?

You may need to consult an internal medicine specialist to check for gastrointestinal disease if you are experiencing one or more of the following symptoms:

  • Persistent stomach or abdomen pain
  • Trouble in swallowing food
  • Bowel irregularities
    Blood in your stool


At OrthoSports we have an Internal medicine expert and a team of healthcare professionals who are adept at understanding the underlying causes of various gastrointestinal disorders and providing you with accurate diagnosis and treatment. Pre-diagnosis for gastrointestinal disorders often involve examination of the digestive tract by means of an endoscopy or colonoscopy to provide you with accurate diagnosis, which is then followed by well-charted out plans to assist you in your journey to recovery. Contact our experts to learn more about how they can provide treatment for gastrointestinal disorder.

For more information or appointments, call us on 800-ORTHO.

Our Specialist for Internal Medicine

Languages spoken: Farsi | English | Arabic

With over 14 years of experience in the field of internal medicine, Dr Sara Ghazanfari is among the region’s top specialists in internal medicine. Her practice spans over a vast spectrum ranging from specialist aesthetics to preventive care, acquired while working with reputed medical centers across the Middle East. In addition to being a qualified specialist in internal medicine, Dr Ghazanfari has also worked as an Associate Professor at the Birjand University of Medical Science in Iran, where she designed, developed and delivered a range of programmes of study at various levels.