Gastroenterologists Minot ND

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Bruce B Swenson
(701) 857-7998
400 Burdick Expy E
Minot, ND
Specialty
Gastroenterology

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Scott Michael Naum, DO
(701) 857-5735
400 Burdick Expy E
Minot, ND
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Sch Of Osteo Med, Lewisburg Wv 24901
Graduation Year: 1987

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Anthony Gerard Chu, MD
(701) 746-6752
1000 S Columbia Rd
Grand Forks, ND
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1978

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Dr.Yaser Rayyan
(701) 323-6000
222 North 7th Street
Bismarck, ND
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Jordan, Fac Of Med, Amman
Year of Graduation: 1992
Speciality
Gastroenterologist
General Information
Hospital: Medcenter One
Online Appt Scheduling: Yes
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Somasundaram Bharath, MD
(701) 662-2157
Devils Lake, ND
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Stanley Med Coll, Dr M G R Med Univ, Madras, Tn, India
Graduation Year: 1972

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Bruce Berg Swenson, MD
(701) 857-7000
PO Box 1489
Minot, ND
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Southwestern Med Ctr At Dallas, Med Sch, Dallas Tx 75235
Graduation Year: 1974

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Henry P Meijer, MD
(701) 859-5780
1427 15th St SW
Minot, ND
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinna
Graduation Year: 1954

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Dr.Anthony Chu
(701) 780-6000
1200 South Columbia Road
Grand Forks, ND
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis
Year of Graduation: 1978
Speciality
Gastroenterologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Maritza Proano, MD
(910) 251-2180
Fargo, ND
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 10032
Graduation Year: 1984

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Scott Michael Naum, DO
(701) 857-5735
400 Burdick Expy E
Minot, ND
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Sch Of Osteo Med, Lewisburg Wv 24901
Graduation Year: 1987

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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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