Cala Egos

Avenida Sa Marina 43, Cala Egos.

Cala d´Or

Avenida Calonge nº: 13-9, Cala d´Or.

Elevating the Standard of Gastrointestinal Care in Cala d'Or and Cala Egos at the European Medical Center

Gastrointestinal Care: Experts at Your Service

At the European Medical Center, we understand the importance of efficient and precise gastrointestinal care. Our highly trained professionals are dedicated to providing personalized and compassionate attention to those seeking solutions for their digestive issues. From the initial assessment to treatment and follow-up, we strive to offer a complete, patient-centered service.

Digestive Health Services: Beyond the Surface

Our digestive health services go beyond addressing evident symptoms. At the European Medical Center, we commit to identifying and treating the roots of gastrointestinal problems. We offer a variety of services ranging from preventive check-ups to advanced procedures, ensuring comprehensive and proactive care for the digestive health of our patients.

Gastroenterology Specialists: The Experience that Makes a Difference

We have a team of highly qualified gastroenterology specialists leading the way in gastrointestinal care. Our doctors not only bring extensive experience but are also committed to ongoing education and the adoption of the latest technologies and treatments. At the European Medical Center, your
digestive health
is in the hands of dedicated and passionate experts.

Digestive System Treatments: Personalized Approach

We recognize that each patient is unique, and so we treat them. Our treatments for the digestive system are tailored to the specific needs of each individual. Whether you require management of chronic diseases, endoscopic procedures, or advanced surgeries, our personalized approach ensures optimal results for your
digestive health.

  1. Heartburn and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD):

    • Description: Characterized by the return of stomach acid to the esophagus, causing chest discomfort (heartburn) and other symptoms.
    • Causes: Can include poor eating habits, obesity, hiatal hernia, among others.
  2. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS):

    • Description: A functional disorder of the intestine that causes abdominal pain, changes in bowel habits, and other symptoms.
    • Causes: Not fully understood, but factors such as intestinal sensitivity and motility issues may contribute.
  3. Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD):

    • Description: Includes Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, chronic disorders involving inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract.
    • Causes: Exact cause unknown, but genetic, immune, and environmental factors may play a role.
  4. Constipation:

    • Description: Difficulty in evacuating regularly, leading to discomfort and abdominal pain.
    • Causes: May include a low-fiber diet, lack of physical activity, dehydration, among others.
  5. Diarrhea:

    • Description: Increased frequency and consistency of bowel movements.
    • Causes: Infections, food intolerances, inflammatory diseases, among others.
  6. Diverticulitis:

    • Description: Inflammation or infection of diverticula, small pouches in the colon wall.
    • Causes: Obstruction of diverticula by food particles, bacteria, etc.
  7. Celiac Disease:

    • Description: Autoimmune disorder where gluten damages the lining of the small intestine.
    • Causes: Genetic factors and gluten consumption in susceptible individuals.
  8. Pancreatitis:

    • Description: Inflammation of the pancreas, which can be acute or chronic.
    • Causes: Can include excessive alcohol consumption, gallstones, among others.
  9. Gastroenteritis:

    • Description: Inflammation of the stomach and intestine lining, usually caused by viral or bacterial infections.
    • Causes: Consumption of contaminated food or water, contact with infected individuals, etc.

It’s essential to consult with a healthcare professional for an accurate diagnosis and a specific treatment plan for each situation. Self-diagnosis and self-medication may not be safe or effective. Come to the European Medical Center.

Gastrointestinal Disorders: Accurate Diagnosis and Treatment

Facing gastrointestinal disorders can be challenging, but at the European Medical Center, we are equipped with the tools and expertise for accurate diagnosis and effective treatment. From common conditions to more complex cases, we address a wide range of
gastrointestinal disorders
with specialized and careful attention.
Diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal disorders may vary depending on the specific nature of the disorder. Below, it provides an overview of the combined process followed:

Diagnosis:

  1. Medical History and Physical Examination:

    • The physician gathers information about symptoms, medical history, and conducts a physical examination to assess potential signs of disease.
  2. Laboratory Tests:

    • Blood and stool analyses provide information about the presence of infections, inflammation, or absorption issues.
  3. Imaging Studies:

    • Tests such as endoscopy, colonoscopy, or imaging studies (CT scans, MRIs) allow visualization of the gastrointestinal tract and detection of structural abnormalities.
  4. Functional Tests:

    • For conditions like irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), functional tests such as esophageal manometry or transit studies may be performed to assess gastrointestinal function.
  5. Biopsies:

    • Biopsies may be taken during endoscopic procedures to assess the presence of inflammatory diseases or precancerous conditions.

Treatment:

  1. Lifestyle and Dietary Changes:

    • Modifications to the diet, such as increasing fiber for constipation or avoiding certain foods for intolerances, may be recommended.
  2. Medications:

    • Medications are prescribed based on the disorder. Examples include antacids for heartburn, antibiotics for infections, and anti-inflammatory medications for inflammatory diseases.
  3. Surgery:

    • In severe cases or when other treatments are ineffective, surgical intervention may be necessary, such as in inflammatory bowel disease or diverticulitis.
  4. Specific Therapies:

    • For functional disorders like irritable bowel syndrome, specific therapies such as cognitive-behavioral therapy or biofeedback training may be offered.
  5. Stress Management:

    • Since stress can impact the digestive system, stress management techniques like yoga or meditation may be part of the treatment plan.
  6. Follow-up and Education:

    • Patient education about their disorder and the importance of regular medical follow-up are crucial components of long-term treatment.

It’s important to note that accurate diagnosis and treatment depend on the specific nature of symptoms and individual conditions. A healthcare professional specializing in gastroenterology can provide personalized guidance.

GI Health Solutions: Your Partner on the Path to Digestive Health

At the European Medical Center, we don’t just offer medical services; we become your partner on the path to
digestive health.
Our commitment goes beyond the medical consultation, working alongside you to develop health maintenance strategies and prevent future gastrointestinal issues.

Your digestive health is our priority at the European Medical Center in Cala d’Or and Cala Egos. Don’t wait for gastrointestinal problems to impact your quality of life;
contact us
today to schedule a consultation and discover how we can make a difference in your well-being. We are here to provide exceptional and personalized
gastrointestinal care.

We provide antígen nasal & saliva test results in 15 mins & we also provide PCR test with results 2-24 hours.
In case you test positive we will pass your details to the health authorities & after 11 days we will send you the Covid-19 EU recovery certificate.

Ven a visitarnos:

Dos ubicaciones disponibles para su comodidad:

Doctor Cala Egos :
Avenida Sa Marina 43, Cala Egos.

Cala d’Or:
Avenida Calonge nº: 13 Tienda 9,  Cala d’Or .