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Gastroenterology is a wide and specialised field of medicine concerned with the digestive system. Gastroenterologists study, diagnose, treat and manage conditions of the stomach, intestines, oesophagus, liver, pancreas and gall bladder.
Gastroenterologists see patients mostly for gastroesophageal reflux disease, G.I cancer, hepatitis, cirrhosis , Irritable bowel syndrome, Crohn's disease, colitis and inflammatory bowel disease. Symptoms caused by digestive problems include: constipation nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, heart burn, indigestion, rectal bleeding, weight loss and abdominal pains.
The branch of medicine that refers to the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the internal organs. A general medicine doctor may work with a patient's heart, lungs and brain among other organs. These doctors treat illnesses of the internal organs with methods other than surgery.
Chiropodists specialise in assessing, diagnosing and treating abnormalities and disease of the lower limb. Chiropodists are trained to relieve, prevent and correct these disorders and provide advice on correct foot care to patients.
Chiropody includes treatment of corns, calluses, verrucae, ingrowing toenails, fungal / bacterial infections and long term management of chronic disorders.
Chiropodists also deliver foot health care education to vulnerable groups i.e. elderly and special needs while working closely with medical practitioners i.e. orthopaedic specialists and GPs.
Always ensure your chiropodist is registered with the health professions council.
For more info on Chiropody, please visit our dedicated Chiropody page here.
Orthotics is a specialty within the medical field concerned with the design, manufacture and application of orthoses. An orthosis is an orthopaedic device that supports or corrects the function of a limb or the torso. Corrective shoe inserts are popularly known as orthotics. An orthosis is intended to mechanically compensate for a pathological condition.