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Ocean Family Gastroenterology

Our board-certified GI experts have a long history of offering some of the most advanced patient services in a caring environment to the patients of Ocean County, New Jersey. We specialize in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases of the digestive system. When you choose Ocean Family Gastroenterology, you can be confident knowing we provide you with the highest quality, cost-effective patient care possible. Whether you have a chronic or complex condition, we will go above and beyond to determine the source of your discomfort, to manage your treatment and work with you in your wellness journey.


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Ulcerative Colitis

What is it? Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a chronic, recurring disease of the large bowel that is characterized by inflammation and ulcers that form in the lining of the colon The cause of UC is unknown, however some experts believe that a defect in the immune system or an unidentifiable microorganism or germ may be ...

Small Bowel Obstruction

What is it?  A small bowel obstruction is a blockage in the small intestine. Common causes include: scar tissue from prior surgeries, hernias, or cancer. In severe cases, blood supply to the area of the obstruction may become compromised and the bowel tissue may die. This is a life threatening situation. What are the symptoms? ...

Rectal Bleeding

What is it? People often link rectal bleeding with cancer even though it can also be the result of any of several non-cancerous conditions. It is always a sign that something is wrong. If you experience this type of bleeding, it is important to check with your physician to identify its specific cause and start ...