Can a gastroenterologist help me with chronic constipation?

This question was asked in Albany Township, Maine on 08/08/2012.
I suffer from chronic constipation. Can a gastroenterologist help me with this? Will I need a colonoscopy?

Doctors Answers (1)

Harsha Vittal, M.D.
Answered on: 8/9/2012 6

If you have never had a colonoscopy you may need one. A gastroenterologist can help you with chronic constipation.