As a physician specializing in gastroenterology, Dr. Al-kawas provides personalized treatment plans for patients suffering from problems of the gastrointestinal tract, also known as the digestive system. Gastroenterologists may treat conditions such as Crohn's disease or heartburn. Dr. Al-kawas is also familiar with diet & nutrition, and their relationship with your general well-being.
The specialty of internal medicine is an area of primary care for adults. Dr. Al-kawas specializes in diagnosing and treating cross-system illnesses that may affect multiple organ systems. When necessary, Dr. Al-kawas also can refer patients to specialist physicians when medically needed. For instance, patients with severe kidney problems can be referred to a nephrologist for further medical tests or treatments.