Gastroenterologists Leavenworth KS

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Gaston Saliou Diallo, MD
(913) 682-9030
113 Delaware St Ste E
Leavenworth, KS
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ De Lausanne, Fac De Med, Lausanne, Switzerland
Graduation Year: 1963

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Srinivasa G Vasa
(913) 682-7225
920 6th Ave
Leavenworth, KS
Specialty
Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

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Laura Margarita Alba, MD
(816) 218-2500
2015 NW 59th Ct
Kansas City, MO
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Auto De San Luis Potosi, Fac De Med, San Luis Potosi, Mexico
Graduation Year: 1994

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Mohammed Irshad, MD
(816) 478-4887
5330 N Oak Trfy Ste 102
Kansas City, MO
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Kasturba Med Coll, Mysore Univ, Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Graduation Year: 1981

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Charles Phillip Pattison
(816) 221-9898
6080 N Oak Trfy
Kansas City, MO
Specialty
Gastroenterology

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Srinivasa Rao G Vasa, MD
(913) 682-7225
1001 6th Ave Ste 320
Leavenworth, KS
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Andhra Med Coll, Univ Hlth Sci, Visakhapatnam, Ap, India
Graduation Year: 1983

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B Jeffrey Wallis, MD
(802) 236-4894
5565 NW Barry Rd Ste 377
Kansas City, MO
Specialties
Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll, New York Ny 10021
Graduation Year: 1979

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Samir DeSai
(913) 287-7800
5701 State Ave Ste 100
Kansas City, KS
Specialty
Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease

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Gregory Bruce Barber, MD
(816) 459-9300
5330 N Oak Trfy Ste 102
Kansas City, MO
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Md Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21201
Graduation Year: 1979

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Thomas John Leo Shireman, MD
(816) 478-4880
5330 N Oak Trfy
Kansas City, MO
Specialties
Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo-Kansas City Sch Of Med, Kansas City Mo 64108
Graduation Year: 1986
Hospital
Hospital: North Kansas City Hospital, N Kansas City, Mo
Group Practice: Consultants In Gastroenterology Pc

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How Healing the Leaky Gut Could Heal Your Life

by Lissa Rankin, OB/GYN

What do your intestines have to do with mojo? EVERYTHING! Sure, you can be vital , even if you’re ill. But if you have leaky gut syndrome, it might manifest in ways you would never expect, such as depression, chronic fatigue syndrome, food allergies, gas and bloating, or the inability to find relief from other diseases, even when adequately treated.

What is leaky gut syndrome?

Good question. I’m a doctor and I never heard about it at Duke or Northwestern, where I trained. While conventional medicine doesn’t recognize the existence of “leaky gut” syndrome, many naturopathic and integrative medicine doctors believe that a “leaky gut” can impair the natural healing process of the body and impede both traditional and alternative treatments.

In theory, leaky gut syndrome results from damage to the intestinal lining that leads to a state of intestinal hyperpermeability, allowing undigested proteins, fats, waste, bacteria, and other toxins to “leak” through the gut membrane, which should only allow healthy nutrients through. These particles can then wind up in the blood stream and lymphatic system, where the immune system tries to come to the rescue to eliminate these unwanted intruders, triggering an auto-immune response. While a natural immune response is usually a good thing, too much can lead to a state of inflammation, which wreaks havoc in ways you may never relate to gastrointestinal function. A normal intestinal lining brilliantly lets good stuff through, while screening bad stuff out, allowing it to be excreted as waste. But when this membrane is impaired, beware!

What kinds of symptoms might result from leaky gut?

Common early symptoms include gas, bloating, and fatigue, which should not be considered normal. These harbingers of other stuff brewing may be your only clue that your intestines need to be healed. If time goes by, you may wind up with chronic fatigue, skin rashes like eczema, psoriasis, or even chronic vulvar itching, food allergies, gluten intolerance, memory problems, mood disorders, body aches and joint pains, and other vague, seemingly unrelated conditions.

Why has my doctor never heard of this?

Nobody ever taught me about leaky gut syndrome in medical school, and unless you’re out there researching and self-educating yourself about complementary and alternative medicine treatments, you would never hear about it. Why is that? We Western docs are research fanatics, and the trust of the matter is that most of the expensive research that fuels modern medicine is sponsored by drug companies hoping to prove that their product works. Once they’ve proved it in randomized controlled trials, it becomes mainstream. Because there is no “drug” to treat leaky gut syndrome and nobody has paid to perform big studies, we just don’t have a lot of data out there in the mainstream medical literature, so it falls largely into the realm of what traditional docs call “anecdotal medicine” (and d...

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