Gastroenterologists (GIs) are internal medicine specialists with extensive training in diseases of the digestive tract: the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine (colon), liver, gallbladder, and pancreas.

Digestive Health Center, an affiliate of Texas Digestive Disease Consultants, is a physician specialist practice consisting of 3 Thibodaux gastroenterologists. People with complicated conditions often benefit from being treated by a specialist who has handled a large number of similar cases.