The Digestive Health Center at Hartford Hospital gives the region’s physicians and their patients fast, convenient access to care.

From routine screenings and common tests to advanced procedures and complex cases, Hartford Hospital’s Digestive Health Center offers the expert diagnostic and treatment capabilities that referring physicians demand, combined with the compassionate care every patient deserves.

Swallowing And Reflux Program

Are you like one in five Americans who have trouble swallowing or suffer from Acid Reflux? Click below to see how Hartford HealthCare is prepared to help you.

Digestive Health Conditions We Treat

Explore the various gastroenterological conditions that we treat at Hartford Hospital.

Conditions

Digestive Health Services We Offer

At Hartford Hospital, we have the expertise and technology others don’t. We deliver the most advanced care available and help you avoid surgery altogether.

Treatments & Procedures

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Almost every day you see an ad or hear someone talking about taking a supplement to help with metabolism, memory [...]

PTSD from COVID-19? Here Are Four Signs.

The physical stress of infection might end, but COVID-19 patients can carry emotional scars from the experience for months and years, often in the form of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Even once physically recovered, these people may experience lingering effects due to: A fear of dying. Social isolation from the [...]

Back Pain Relief: New Joint-Fusion Procedure Aided by Robotics

“Oh, my aching back!” Who hasn’t uttered these words at one time or another, or maybe a lot? Back pain can be a broad-brushed complaint for a nagging discomfort. Many common conditions can cause back pain and much of it is misdiagnosed. Although there are several possible sources of back [...]

How Long Does it Take Flu Vaccine to Work? (And Why You Should Get One Now)

Fall means foliage and, unfortunately, flu. This year, the double-whammy of the seasonal respiratory ailment and a predicted second wave of COVID-19 has infectious disease experts urging Americans to rally against quarantine fatigue, maintain safe practices and get a flu shot. According to Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National [...]

Institute of Living Researchers Join International Study of Schizophrenia in Young People

The Olin Neuropsychiatry Research Center and Advanced Services for Adolescents with Psychosis Program at The Institute of Living, part of Hartford HealthCare’s Behavioral Health Network (BHN), was selected to join an international research effort to better understand the cause and effect of schizophrenia in high-risk adolescents and young adults. Backed by [...]

How a Spike in These Google Search Terms Can Predict the Next COVID-19 Hotspots

How to predict the next COVID-19 hotspot? Check Google Trends, which compiles search requests by state, for areas with the highest number of searches of gastrointestinal symptoms. It works, according to a new study by Massachusetts General Hospital published in the journal Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Researchers adopted the same [...]

Colonoscopy

Don’t delay; it’s never been easier to make an appointment for your colonoscopy at Hartford Hospital.


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