With the Help of Compassionate Experts
You love your life. But you don’t love when it gets disrupted by inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). When IBD symptoms like fatigue, cramps, abdominal pain, and nausea threaten your comfort and confidence, turn to us for help.
The highly skilled team at the AdventHealth Tampa Digestive Health Institute has years of experience compassionately treating people with IBD. You’ll receive world-class care, including advanced diagnostic options, minimally invasive IBD treatments, and, should it be needed, Laparo-Endoscopic Single Site (LESS) surgeries that provide minimal scarring, less pain, and a faster recovery time. Not only will your personalized care plan strive to help you overcome your physical IBD symptoms, it can help you find mental and emotional strength and wellness, too. Let us help you live your life with fewer disruptions.
Delivered With Dedicated Expertise
- A Guiding Hand Toward Wellness With Screenings And Tests For IBD
You deserve to approach each day with comfort and confidence. That can be a challenge when your digestive system just doesn’t feel right. The expert team at AdventHealth Tampa, formerly Florida Hospital Tampa, is here to help uncover the cause of your discomfort and set you on a path toward relief. This starts with a proper diagnosis, determined by factors like your specific symptoms and your medical history.
If you’re experiencing IBD symptoms, we’re here for you. You’ll receive the compassionate care you deserve to help manage your condition and guide you back to a life of comfort. If you're ready to get tested for IBD, the screenings and tests we provide include:
- Barium Enemas
- Complete Blood Count (CBC) Tests
- Computed Tomography (CT) Scans
- C-Reactive Protein (CRP) Tests
- Endoscopies, including Capsule Endoscopies
- MRIs of the Abdomen
- Sedimentation Rate Tests
You want to find relief and return to the life you love. We offer the dedicated digestive expertise to help you do just that.
- Understand More About IBD And Its Symptoms
You might be feeling some distress and anxiety about facing an inflammatory bowel disease diagnosis. That’s completely natural, but rest easy knowing you’re not alone. Nearly one-million Americans of every gender and age are affected by Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, the two main categories of IBD. Our highly trained Tampa hospital team works hard to discover the specifics of your condition and create a personal care plan to help guide you back to wellness. Some of the IBD symptoms you may experience include:
- Abdominal Cramps or Pain
- Blood in Your Stool
- Loss of Appetite
- Rectal Bleeding
- Skin Disorders
- Weight Loss
You want to approach your IBD diagnosis with confidence and strength. At AdventHealth Tampa, formerly Florida Hospital Tampa, we offer the comprehensive care to help you reclaim wellness in body, mind, and spirit.
- Specialized Inflammatory Bowel Disease Treatments
Depending on your condition, you may experience relief from your IBD symptoms with simple diet modifications, medication, or drug therapy. In other cases, surgery might be the right IBD treatment to get you back to a life of comfort and wellness. Whatever infalmmatory bowel disease treatment option is best for you, we provide the whole-person care you deserve. Your team of dietitians, nutritionists, gastroenterologists, and surgeons will develop a plan to not only help heal your body, but also nurture your mind and spirit. Your personalized care plan may include:
- Bowel Resections
- Drainage of Abscesses
- Fecal Transplantations
- Ileoanal Reservoir Surgeries
- Intravenous Feeding
You want a safe and timely return to your spirited life. Our team provides the compassionate expertise and support to help you at every turn.