Dr. Starpoli's Blog

A Beginner's Guide to TIF for GERD: Everything to Know

Posted by Anthony A. Starpoli, MD on Jan 25, 2021 12:35:17 AM
 
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Reflux, acid reflux, TIF, GERD, GERD Awareness Week

Want Relief for Irritable Bowel Syndrome?  See a Gastroenterologist.

Posted by Anthony A. Starpoli, MD on Jun 3, 2020 7:30:00 AM

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) affects about 11% of the global population, but only 30% of those people seek a physician's guidance in treating symptoms.

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diarrhea, IBS, SIBO, constipation, stomach pain

The Importance of Getting a Colonoscopy to Screen for Colon Cancer

Posted by Anthony A. Starpoli, MD on Apr 27, 2020 7:30:00 AM

It's commonly said that getting annual colonoscopies as you age is something that most people should prioritize. This is especially true for men.

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colon cancer, rectal bleeding, colonoscopy, constipation

Diet for Hemorrhoidal Sufferers: Tips for Preventing Hemorrhoids

Posted by Anthony Starpoli on Mar 19, 2020 6:45:00 AM

1 in 20 people suffer from hemorrhoids, also referred to as piles. Symptoms range from mild irritation to extreme pain that disrupts your lifestyle. 

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diarrhea, rectal bleeding, hemorrhoids, colonoscopy, anal pain, constipation

The Many Dangers (And Solutions) to Untreated Acid Reflux

Posted by Anthony A. Starpoli, MD on Feb 24, 2020 6:45:00 AM

Over 60 million Americans have heartburn at least once a month. Chances are, you're one of these Americans.

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Reflux, acid reflux, sleep disturbance, TIF, fundoplication, LINX, GERD, LPR, EsophyX, esophageal cancer, endoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, Barrett's Esophagus, Stretta

Anal Cancer: Learn the Signs, Symptoms, and Treatments Available

Posted by Anthony Starpoli on Jan 6, 2020 9:29:46 AM
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anal fissures, anal cancer, anal pain

5 Signs You Need to Visit Your Gastroenterologist ASAP

Posted by Anthony A. Starpoli, MD on Dec 17, 2019 11:31:40 PM

Your gastrointestinal system is extremely important to your overall health and well being. This can be accompanied by obesity, which is a risk factor for several conditions such as diabetes and high blood pressure.

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diarrhea, rectal bleeding, gluten, Probiotics, healthy gut, small intestinal bacterial overgrowth, heartburn, bowel difficulties, colonoscopy, GI Doctor

Obesity and Chronic Disease: The Scary Facts You Need to Know

Posted by Anthony A. Starpoli, MD on Dec 4, 2019 1:27:27 PM
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Obesity, chronic disease

Incisionless Anti-reflux Therapy: a chance to stop your reflux drugs.

Posted by Anthony A. Starpoli, MD on Jun 5, 2019 10:54:02 AM

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) is a life-affecting condition that affects as many as 20% of the population. Given the prevalence of GERD, the quest for suitable treatment methods has been a relentless one— but often to little effect.

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Obesity, Reflux, fundoplication, atypical reflux, heartburn, EsophyX, incisionless surgery, GERD Awareness Week

Non-Celiac Gluten or Wheat Sensitivity

Posted by Anthony Starpoli on Apr 25, 2019 7:42:00 AM
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Celiac, diarrhea, IBS, gluten, immune system, bloating, symptoms