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Quality and Safety Award for Gastrointestical LabGastroenterology

Gastrointestinal care at Harlingen Medical Center is designed to get you back to your regular lifestyle without having to worry about digestive diseases and/or disorders. Our line-of-care features a wide-range of services and integrates inpatient and outpatient programs and state-of-the-art technology, along with clinical experts to create the best possible treatment option for you, our patients.

The gastrointestinal system is an extensive network of tubes and specialized organs that allow us to digest our food, remove nutrients and dispose of waste. Because of its complexity and the foreign matter we ingest every day, the system is susceptible to problems. Nearly 70-million Americans suffer from gastrointestinal disorders, which are responsible for the hospitalization of more people in this country than any other group of diseases.

From screening and diagnosis to advanced treatment and research, the Gastrointestinal care at Harlingen Medical Center is providing the highest level of quality care.