Address:National Office4930 Del Ray AvenueBethesda, MD 20814
Internet Address: http://www.gastro.org
Description of Services Provided:This site covers all gastrointestinal conditions, including celiac disease. Using the search option, you'll find the latest research news on this disease.
Address:6707 Democracy BoulevardBethesda, MD 20892
Internet Address: https://www.niddk.nih.gov
Description of services provided: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.
Address:6400 Goldsboro RoadSuite 200Bethesda, MD 20817
Internet Address: http://gi.org
Description of services provided: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.
Address:11300 West Olympic BoulevardSuite 600Los Angeles, CA 90064
Internet Address: https://www.sages.org
Description of services provided: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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