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Welcome to Our Practice

Welcome to Gastro Practice, Your Gastroenterologist in Downers Grove, IL

Welcome! The gastroenterology professionals at Gastro Practice  are pleased to welcome you to our practice. We want all our patients to be informed decision makers and fully understand any health issues you face. That's why we've developed a website loaded with valuable information about gastroenterology, endoscopy and digestive problems and treatments.

Our website also provides you with the background about our gastroenterologists, staff, office hours, financing policies, appointment procedures, maps, directions to our office in and other useful information. We know how hectic life can be and are committed to making our practice convenient and accessible. And we want you to feel confident that when you choose Gastro Practice, you're working with professionals who are qualified, experienced and caring.

Please take a few moments to look through this site to get a better feel for Gastro Practice's capabilities and services. We also invite you to email or call our office at any time to request an appointment or ask any questions. Thank you.

Meet Our Staff

  • Dr.
    John Smith
    Dr. John Smith was born and raised in Illinois. He enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, and skiing
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  • Dr.
    Sarah Green
    Dr. Sarah Green's practice philosophy is based on extreme excellence. When not working with her patients she enjoys baking and watching movies.

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  • Ulcerative Colitis

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  • Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO)

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  • Pelvic Floor Dysfunction (PFD)

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  • Paracentesis

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    I'm finally able to enjoy exotic foods with the people I love.

    Stephanie De Leon

    I feel better than ever about my stomach.

    Jennifer R.

    The care and compassion of Dr. Smith and staff are what keep us coming back to Gastro Practice

    The Johnson Family

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9:00 am-5:00 pm