Treatment Options for Heartburn and Acid Reflux- GERD
Welcome new Aurora Health Care physician Nizar Hallak, MD. Dr. Hallak, a gastroenterologist is now accepting new patients at Aurora Wilkinson Medical Clinic, Summit.
Dr. Nizar Hallak will present a free community talk on gastroesophageal reflux disease, GERD, its causes, symptoms and latest treatments. GERD is a chronic digestive disorder and is the 3rd most common gastrointestinal disease in the US.
As a Gastroenterologist Nizar Hallak, MD, diagnoses and treats a broad spectrum of gastrointestinal and digestive diseases as well as liver conditions. This includes GERD, Celiac Disease, Inflammatory bowel disease, colitis and hepatitis, among many others. In addition he provides diagnostic screening and therapeutic services, such as upper endoscopy (EGD), colonoscopy with polypectomy, as well as gastric feeding tubes (PEG).
Dr. Hallak’s advanced training includes a fellowship in gastroenterology at New York Methodist Hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell NY Presbyterian Hospital System.”