Digestive Diseases

St. Louis Digestive Disease Center at MoBap Hospital

When something doesn’t feel right, it’s okay to be concerned. That’s why we’re here.

Some of the nation’s most respected gastrointestinal (GI) specialists call the Digestive Disease Center at Missouri Baptist Medical Center home. We offer comprehensive care from screening colonoscopy to specialized diagnosis and treatment for pancreatic and biliary diseases.  This dedicated team comes together for one very important reason —you.

In fact, specialists from across the region send us their hard-to-diagnose cases. That’s because diseases of the stomach, pancreas and liver can be some of the most difficult to diagnose and treat.  These conditions are debilitating for patients, and often require highly complex treatments and comprehensive patient management.

For more information on our Digestive Disease Center in St. Louis or to schedule an appointment at MoBap, please call 314.996.5433 or 800.392.0936

Comprehensive care

The Missouri Baptist Digestive Disease Center diagnoses and treats a comprehensive range of gastrointestinal conditions including:

  • Cancer — Various GI cancer found in the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, liver and pancreas
  • Liver & Pancreatic Diseases — Primarily sclerosing cholangitis, cirrhosis, liver failure, pancreatitis, hepatitis and gallbladder disease
  • Difficulty Swallowing and Chronic Heartburn — Swallowing disorders, esophageal motor disorders and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Stomach and Small Bowel Disorders — Inflammatory bowel disease, diverticulosis, irritable bowel disorders and malabsorption syndromes that impair food absorption such as celiac and tropical sprue

At MoBap, you’ll find all the expertise you’d expect at a major urban hospital – highly qualified physicians using state-of-the-art equipment. In addition, we provide a comfortable environment with a caring, compassionate staff of nurses and technologists, working together.

World-class medicine, right in your own neighborhood.

For more information on our Digestive Disease Center in St. Louis or to schedule an appointment at MoBap, please call 314.996.5433 or 800.392.0936

Find a Doctor or Make an Appointment

Our new search tool will help you choose a doctor or health care provider that is best for you or your family.

Search Now

Contact information

Digestive Disease Center is located in Building D, Suite 550.

  • Parking is available in the Building D garage, located below the building. 
  • Valet parking is also available at the Building D entrance.

 

Palliative Care: Helping Patients Live Their Best Lives

Lynn’s husband Steve was diabetic and diagnosed with end stage renal disease 11 years ago. Without warning, Steve’s condition turned critical three years ago. Desperate for guidance and strength, Lynn was connected to April and the Palliative Care team at Missouri Baptist Medical Center.

Learn More keyboard_arrow_right

Don't Be Afraid to Ask

I seem to have more gas now than ever before. Is it what I'm eating? Is it always what you eat that causes gas or does something else play into it?

Learn More keyboard_arrow_right

Steps to a Glad Gut: More Fiber

Many digestive health issues can be resolved or aided by lifestyle modifications such as...

Learn More keyboard_arrow_right

Feeling Better Faster: Treating Clostridium Difficile Infection

Having a clostridium difficile infection significantly interrupts lives, often keeping people homebound and unable to participate in even the most simple of life's joys.

Learn More keyboard_arrow_right

Racing the Clock: Treating Pancreatic Cancer

Pancreatic cancer affects an estimated 38,000 people each year in the United States. The best results with treatment are achieved when surgery is used for removal of the tumor.

Learn More keyboard_arrow_right

The Right Tests for Better Health

At Missouri Baptist Medical Center you will find the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic tests, knowledge of common and unique digestive health issues, and GI doctors and nurses focused on helping you feel better, faster.

Learn More keyboard_arrow_right