American College of Gastroenterology (ACG)
Organization involved in study and treatment of disorders of the gastrointestinal tract. The College promotes medical education and attempts to meet the needs of GI practitioners. The site also promotes patient education on gastrointestinal conditions and digestive health.
American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
ASGE is the pre-eminent organization dedicated to endoscopy and the prevention of colorectal cancer through proper screening. We want to provide you the best option for gastrointestinal healthcare and be the most useful resource of digestive health information.
Digestive Health and Nutrition
The Foundation for Digestive Health and Nutrition is committed to fighting digestive diseases through providing education and raising awareness about digestive health issues. To that end, the Foundation is committed to increasing public understanding and support of gastroenterology, reaching specific high-risk populations with information geared to their needs and effecting positive changes in behavior and public health policy.
CSA is a member-based, 501(c)(3) non-profit support organization dedicated to helping individuals with celiac disease (CD) and dermatitis herpetiformis (DH) and their families worldwide through information, education and research.
International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders
IFFGD, the International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders, is a registered nonprofit education and research organization founded in 1991. IFFGD addresses the issues surrounding life with gastrointestinal (GI) functional and motility disorders and increases the awareness about these disorders among the general public, researchers, regulators, and the clinical care community.
Crohn's and Colitis Foundation
The mission of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America, Inc. (CCFA) is to cure and prevent Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis through research, and to improve the quality of life of children and adults affected by these digestive diseases through education and support. Known collectively as inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), these painful, chronic illnesses affect approximately 1.4 million Americans, including some 140,000 children under the age of 18.
Irritable Bowel Association
An organization dedicated to helping everyone who suffers from IBS through patient support groups, treatment, accurate information and education.
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Conveniently located in west St. Louis County just one mile west of I-270 on Olive Blvd. at Mason Rd. The GI Center is located in the Ambulatory Surgery Center. Parking is free and convenient. Admitting and Registration is located at the Main entrance as you enter the hospital.
Missouri Baptist Medical Center
The GI Lab is located in Building D, Suite 550. Parking is located at Building D in the garage. Valet Parking is also available from 7:30AM to 4:30 PM at the entrance of Building D.
National Digestive Disease Clearinghouse (NDDIC)
The National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC) is an information dissemination service of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK). The NIDDK is part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), which is part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
NDDIC was established in 1980 to increase knowledge and understanding about digestive diseases among people with these conditions and their families, health care professionals, and the general public. To carry out this mission, NDDIC works closely with a coordinating panel of representatives from Federal agencies, voluntary organizations on the national level, and professional groups to identify and respond to informational needs about digestive diseases.
St. Mary's Health Center
The Endoscopy and GI Center is located at the east side of the hospital on Clayton and DeMun Avenues. Valet parking is located at the Main entrance.
Clinical Trials-EPISOD Study
The EPISOD Study is an NIH-funded research program evaluating Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction. Enter EPISOD in the search field at the right upper corner of the web page.