Therapeutic Endoscopy Treatment Options Available at Mercy

Digestive Health and Liver Disease at Mercy - Dr. Kantsevoy

Therapeutic endoscopy is central to the services offered at The Melissa L. Posner Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease at Mercy. Nationally recognized as one of the top rated therapeutic endoscopy specialists, Dr. Sergey Kantsevoy leads Mercy’s endoscopy program along with Dr. Amit Raina, also specially trained in advanced therapeutic endoscopy procedures.

The Institute offers a dedicated endoscopy suite for patients undergoing therapeutic endoscopy treatments to detect malignant (cancerous) and pre-malignant (pre-cancerous) lesions of the colon, esophagus, stomach, liver and bile ducts, pancreas, and intestines.

What types of Therapeutic Endoscopy treatments are available?

Mercy offers the following therapeutic endoscopy treatment options:

Additional therapeutic endoscopy treatments include the placement of ambulatory 48-hour wireless pH monitors for assessment of patients with GERD symptoms. Cancerous lesions can be removed using therapeutic endoscopy procedures known as ablation and debulking to bypass obstruction and alleviate symptoms. 

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Josephine

A patient tells of her experience with health struggles and finally healing after having a stomach polyp removed using therapeutic endoscopy.