Digestive Health

Your digestive health affects you daily, which is why we focus on taking a very personalized approach to care, focusing on your comfort and dignity. We offer a comprehensive range of gastrointestinal services and facilities, with specialists devoted to the highest level of digestive disease care. From advanced colon cancer screenings and diagnostic tools to leading-edge treatment for acid reflux and liver disease, we’re here to help you live a full life.

Find a gastroenterologist near you

For your convenience, we offer clinic locations for initial care and follow-up treatment in Gig Harbor, Federal Way, Lakewood, Puyallup and Tacoma. We also offer three dedicated endoscopy centers for outpatient procedures: Franciscan Endoscopy Center – Tacoma, Franciscan Advanced Endoscopy Center at St. Joseph and Franciscan Endoscopy Center - Gig Harbor, along with inpatient and outpatient services at all CHI Franciscan Health hospitals.

If you have symptoms of a digestive disorder, such as abdominal discomfort or bleeding, our gastroenterologists can help. Find a doctor online or call 1-888-825-3227 for a referral 24 hours a day.

Conditions treated

Barrett esophagus
Colon cancer screening/prevention
Constipation
Crohn disease
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis
Gastrointestinal bleeding
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
Heartburn
Hepatitis
Hiatal hernia
Irritable bowel diseases
Lactose intolerance
Pancreatitis
Stomach ulcers
Ulcerative colitis

Gastrointestinal procedures

Barium enema
Breath testing for GI disorders
Colonoscopy
Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
Endoscopic ultrasound
Esophageal motility care
Feeding tube replacement
Flexible sigmoidoscopy
GIVEN capsule endoscopy
Liver biopsy
Upper GI and small bowel series
Therapeutic endoscopy