Digestive Health Services

For patients in central Connecticut, The Digestive Health Center at MidState is a comprehensive resource for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of a full range of gastrointestinal disorders that affect the stomach, colon and digestive tract.

We provide expert care. But we also realize that when you visit us, you may be experiencing some discomfort. That's why we do everything we can to ensure that your visit is as pleasant and comfortable as possible.

What makes our Center different?

  • The Digestive Health Center is a dedicated hospital center, located at MidState's main campus on Lewis Avenue.
  • For your convenience, there is a separate entrance and parking area, as well as a private waiting area.
  • The Digestive Health Center is staffed by board certified gastroenterologists.
  • All of our nurses and clinical staff have special expertise in the field of gastroenterology and many are certified by professional societies.
  • The Digestive Health Center follows the highest national standard for cleaning and reprocessing scopes and equipment between patients - patient safety is our utmost concern.

For more information, view our Digestive Health brochure

Conditions and Risk Factors

Some of the more common digestive health conditions and their risk factors are listed below. If you think you may have one of these conditions, talk with your doctor. Click each of the conditions listed below to view more information:

  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • GERD (heartburn)
  • Diverticulitis
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Colon Cancer

To learn more about these conditions, contact MidState's Digestive Health Center at 203.694.8585.

Testing

  • Tests performed at the Center
  • Colonoscopy Services
  • About Colon Cancer
  • When should you begin screening for Colorectal Cancer?
  • What Kinds Of Screening Tests Are Used For Colorectal Cancer?
  • Click on the following list of testing procedures to view more information:

    • Fecal Occult Blood Test
    • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
    • Combination of Fecal Occult Blood Test and Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
    • Colonoscopy
    • Double Contrast Barium Enema

For patients who live in the middle of Connecticut, the Digestive Health Center at MidState offers comprehensive, expert diagnostic services close to home. For more information, call 203.694.8585.