As part of Long Island’s premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Digestive Disorders Institute has the unique ability to connect and apply our groundbreaking medical research and scientific discoveries to patient care. Advanced diagnostic tests and procedures are performed using the latest technology and cutting-edge techniques. Patients are treated with respect and compassion by a team of renowned physicians whose joint goal is to provide the safest and most effective treatment and whose expertise spans all forms of gastroenterological and hepatobiliary diseases.
Led by Basil Rigas, MD, DSc, the Digestive Disorders Institute is comprised of an expert clinical team of board-certified gastroenterologists and hepatologists, many of whom are also advanced endoscopists. They are also scientists and educators who regularly conduct research and contribute to peer-review journals. Our valued team members also include highly skilled and certified nurse practitioners, registered nurses and physician assistants.
We offer three specialized centers: Interventional Endoscopy Center, Gastrointestinal Motility Center and Gastrointestinal Women's Center. For 2010-11, the Digestive Disorders Institute earned the prestigious distinction of being ranked among the Top 50 nationwide in U.S.News & World Report's “Best Hospitals” issue. We also have been designated as a “Recognized Endoscopy Unit” by the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), in recognition of excellence in quality and patient safety.
For more information, call (631) 444-5220.