Richard Foster is a Gastroenterologist in Carlinville, IL, USA. Richard Foster evaluates and treat problems of esophagus, stomach, liver, intestine, colon, rectum. Richard Foster treats patients suffering from heartburn, GERD, IBS, Crohn’s disease, abdominal pain. Gastroenterologists may recommend procedures like endoscopy, colonoscopy, CT scan, abdominal ultrasound to diagnose your medical condition. You can find contact information like phone number, practice website, office address and reviews for Richard Foster.
A gastroenterologist is a healthcare professional who has been educated and trained to treat patients who are experiencing health problems or have diseases that affect the gastrointestinal tract and liver. They also diagnose and treat diseases that affect the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon, rectum, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts, and liver.
A nurse practitioner is a registered nurse who has gone through additional training to provide more advanced medical and diagnostic care to patients with all different kinds of illnesses. These medical professionals generally hold at least a master’s degree, so they have a comprehensive basis of medical knowledge to help patients suffering from chronic and acute conditions. They may work in hospitals, intensive care units, hospice centers, and even doctor’s offices, depending on their specialty.