Skip to Content

Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology is the field of medicine relating to the treatment of the gastrointestinal tract. Gastroenterologists focus on the treatment of diseases of the digestive system, this includes a range of organs starting at the mouth and ending at the rectum.

Decorative

Gastrointestinal (GI) surgery in Trinity, Florida

We offer digestive health care that fits your unique needs.

HCA Florida Trinity Hospital's complex gastric program includes a multidisciplinary approach to treating digestive system (e.g., liver, stomach, pancreas) diseases. We help you stay close to home while getting the advanced medical and surgical care you need.

Procedures and conditions treated

HCA Florida Trinity Hospital is proud to offer the community a complex gastrointestinal program allowing you to stay close to home for advanced surgical care. Specializing in robotic assisted surgery and using a multidisciplinary approach to diseases of the digestive system, liver, biliary, pancreas, and stomach.

  • Pancreatic cancer and cysts
    • Whipple procedure
    • Robotic distal pancreatectomy
  • Liver tumors – primary and metastatic
    • Major liver resections
    • Robotic & laparoscopic liver resections
    • Minimally invasive liver ablation
  • Bile duct cancer
    • Robotic bile duct resections
  • Esophageal cancer
    • Robotic esophagectomy
  • Gastric cancer/GIST tumors
    • Robotic gastrectomy (partial, total)
    • Robotic D2 lymphadenectomy
  • Colorectal cancer
    • Robotic partial colectomy
    • Robotic rectal resection (LAR, APR)
    • Transanal tumor resections
  • Small bowel tumors
  • Robotic small bowel resection
  • Retroperitoneal tumors
  • Spleen disorders
    • Robotic splenectomy
  • Melanoma
  • Thyroid and Parathyroid disease
    • Partial and total thyroidectomy
    • Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
  • Adrenal tumors
    • Robotic adrenalectomy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
    • Robotic paraesophageal/hiatal hernia repair
    • LINX® placement
    • Fundoplication
  • Achalasia
    • Robotic Heller myotomy

Gastric and digestive health services we offer

In addition to traditional open-surgery, we specialize in robot-assisted procedures with a minimally invasive impact. For you, this method can mean a shorter hospital stay, less scarring and reduced pain as you recover.

Diagnosing GI conditions and disorders

We offer a range of diagnostic and screening services, including:

  • Barium enema
  • Biopsy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopic exams (upper GI tract)
  • Esophageal dilation

Gastrointestinal treatments

Gastrointestinal surgeries

Our GI surgeons offer many advanced surgeries, including:

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy
  • Cholecystectomy (gallstone surgery)
  • Polypectomy (polyp removal)
  • Hernia repair surgery
  • Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
Heartburn and gastroesophageal reflux disease treatment

Once heartburn or acid reflux has progressed to be chronic and severe, medical or surgical intervention may be needed. Our GI specialists are here to give you the service you need.

Our treatments include:

  • Fundoplication
  • Magnetic implants to control acid reflux
  • Robotic paraesophageal surgery
Gastrointestinal cancer care

When you receive a cancer diagnosis, we know you can be overwhelmed. Our GI specialists are here for you. We offer a range of treatments and surgical procedures to meet your needs.

Services we offer include:

  • Robotic and laparoscopic liver resections
  • Robotic distal pancreatectomy
  • Robotic partial colectomy
  • Whipple procedure