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Could your persistent heartburn actually be gastroesophageal reflux disease? Have you ever noticed a burning or gnawing in your throat and chest after eating something spicy? If so, then you’re Read More

What is Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)?

Do you suffer from heartburn? It's that uncomfortable, after-meal pain in the center of your chest. If it happens frequently, you should see Dr. Saeed Ahmed at Digestive Associates of Read More

What Are Hemorrhoids?

Hemorrhoids (also known as piles) are a common condition that result when the veins in the lining of the lower rectum or anus become swollen and enlarged. Hemorrhoids are very Read More

What is Diverticulosis?

Have trouble in your colon? Diverticulosis is a condition in which small, bulging pouches develop in the digestive tract. Diverticulosis is a common disorder, especially in older people. Dr. Saeed Read More

When Should I Have a Colonoscopy?

What your gastroenterologist in Wesley Chapel wants you to know You should have a colonoscopy if you are 50 years old or older. It’s the best procedure to detect colon cancer, Read More

FAQs to your GI

Your esophagus, stomach, small and large intestine--you don't see them, but you know they are there, especially if they are not functioning well. Dr. Saeed Ahmed, gastroenterologist in Wesley Chapel, Read More

What Is An Endoscopy?

Are you concerned about your stomach problems? An endoscopy can help your doctor determine why you're experiencing pain, heartburn and other symptoms. Dr. Saeed Ahmed of Digestive Disease Associates of Read More

What Is A Colon Cancer Screening?

Find out if you should be screened and what a colon screening entails. Getting a colon cancer screening might not be the highlight of your year but it’s certainly an important Read More

What's a Flexible Sigmoidoscopy?

Gastrointestinal issues are often painful, irritating, and generally uncomfortable. Looking into these issues to find out their root causes is an important part of a gastroenterologist’s diagnosis process. Flexible sigmoidoscopy allows Read More

What is GERD?

Frequent heartburn can be a symptom of a common condition called GERD. Saeed Ahmad, MD, your Wesley Chapel gastroenterologist at Digestive Disease Associates of Central Florida, is here to describe Read More

When Should I Start Having My Colon Checked?

Like many forms of cancer, colon and colorectal cancers have the best chance of successful treatment when diagnosed early. Also known as the large intestine, the colon can develop growths Read More

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Welcome to the Blog of Digestive Disease Associates of Central Florida Digestive Disease Associates of Central Florida would like to welcome you to our blog. Here you will find informative and Read More

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