Resource Guide for Gallstones

American Gastroenterological Association

National Office

4930 Del Ray Avenue

Bethesda, MD 20814

301-654-2055

http://www.gastro.org

This site covers all gastrointestinal conditions, including celiac disease. Using the search option, you'll find the latest research news on this disease.

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases    TOP

6707 Democracy Boulevard

Bethesda, MD 20892

301-496-3583

https://www.niddk.nih.gov

This is a site for both the public and health professionals. One of its services is the National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse, which provides health information that can be duplicated and distributed freely.

American College of Gastroenterology    TOP

6400 Goldsboro Road

Suite 200

Bethesda, MD 20817

301-263-9000

http://gi.org

With one of its goals to "advance knowledge of gastrointestinal disease," the American College of Gastroenterology includes over 9,000 physicians. Of interest to nonmembers, the site features patient information covering over 20 topics, a physician locator, brochures, such as "What is a Gastroenterologist? A Patient Education Pamphlet," and a list of links to related sites.

The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons    TOP

11300 West Olympic Boulevard

Suite 600

Los Angeles, CA 90064

310-437-0544

https://www.sages.org

The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) is comprised of over 5,000 surgeons who use endoscopy and laparoscopy. For the general public, you can link to the organization's patient information, find a doctor who is a SAGES member, get brochures on a range of topics, and link to in-depth sites.

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Last reviewed September 2017 by EBSCO Medical Review Board Michael Woods, MD, FAAP
Last Updated: 8/4/2015

 

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