Gastroenterologists Newtown PA

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Gregory David Schapiro, MD
(215) 955-8301
2038 Leedoms Dr
Newtown, PA
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1990

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Robert F Willenbucher, MD
Washington Crossing, PA
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 10032
Graduation Year: 1985

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Zafar Zamir, MD
(609) 586-1319
1 Brookside Dr
Titusville, NJ
Specialties
Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Dow Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1983

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Ralph B Korkor, MD
(609) 585-4100
919 Durhanm Road
Langhorne, PA
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Damascus, Fac Of Med, Damascus, Syria
Graduation Year: 1972

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Dr.Pawan Sahu
(215) 891-9400
829 Durham Road
Langhorne, PA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hi John A Burns Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1992
Speciality
Gastroenterologist
General Information
Hospital: St Mary Med Ctr, Langhorne, Pa
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Carl T Wenzel, DO
778 2nd Street Pike
Richboro, PA
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med, Philadelphia Pa 19131
Graduation Year: 1988

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Pawan Kumar Sahu, MD
(215) 891-9400
501 N Woodbournne Rd Suite 3
Langhorne, PA
Specialties
Gastroenterology, Hepatology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hi John A Burns Sch Of Med, Honolulu Hi 96822
Graduation Year: 1992
Hospital
Hospital: St Mary Med Ctr, Langhorne, Pa; Temple Lower Bucks Hosp, Bristol, Pa

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Richard S Goldstein, MD
(215) 741-4910
390 Middletown Blvd
Langhorne, PA
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1977
Hospital
Hospital: Capital Health System -Mercer, Trenton, Nj; Capital Health System -Fuld C, Trenton, Nj; Delaware Valley Med Ctr, Langhorne, Pa; St Mary Med Ctr, Langhorne, Pa; Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa; Temple Lower Bucks Hosp, Bristol, Pa<

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Anne Marie C Marcoux, MD
(215) 741-4910
390 Middletown Blvd
Langhorne, PA
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry, Rochester Ny 14642
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: St Mary Med Ctr, Langhorne, Pa; Temple Lower Bucks Hosp, Bristol, Pa
Group Practice: Proctology Colon & Rectal

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Leonard A Jokubaitis, MD
(609) 730-3475
1125 Trenton Harbourton Rd
Titusville, NJ
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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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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