Gastroenterology Department Dr Kariim Darwish our specialist Gastroenterologist and his team of local Somali doctors deal With the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders related to the digestive system including the esophagus, stomach, small intestine and large intestine (colon), gallbladder, pancreas and liver. They treat a broad range of conditions, including, but not limited to: – abdominal pain, hepatitis, abnormal x-ray findings, hiatal hernia, colon cancer, indigestion, colon polyps, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, colon screening exams, jaundice, constipation, liver disease, Crohn’s Disease, malabsorption, diarrhea, nausea and Vomiting. Also difficulty swallowing, post-operative colon tests, Diverticulosis, rectal bleeding, esophageal reflux, spastic colon, gastritis, ulcers, GERD, Ulcerative Colitis, heartburn, unexplained weight loss and Hemorrhoids. They see patient in the Outpatient department were they have clinic and they do perform procedures such as liver biopsies, Gastroscopy, Colonoscopy and endoscopic (“scope”) examinations of the esophagus, stomach, small and large bowel. Dr Kariim Darwish frequently works with and collaborate with other surgeons. Dr Khalid treats and cares for patients of all ages.