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  • Gastroenterology

    Newport Hospital offers a variety of gastroenterology services, both diagnostic and therapeutic.

    Preventing esophageal cancer with ablation therapy

    Newport Hospital offers esophageal ablation, a therapy that prevents esophageal cancer in patients with Barrett's esophagus, a condition that leads to esophageal cancer. The treatment uses a process that heats the tissue in a precise, highly controlled method and is now available at Newport Hospital, performed by gastroenterologist Joseph Pianka, MD.

    More about ablation therapy

    For more information about gastroenterology services at Newport Hospital, please call us at 401-845-1616.