Gramercy Park Digestive Disease Center (GPDDC) is a state-of-the-art ambulatory surgical center dedicated to comprehensive outpatient endoscopic health care for adults. Accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC), GPDDC is committed to providing high quality, cost-effective and efficient care. Our mission is to serve as a community resource for patients and their families.
Gramercy Park Digestive Disease Center is recognized by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc. (AAAHC), the leading organization in developing safety and quality standards for ambulatory health care.
Gramercy Park Digestive Disease Center participates in the Gastrointestinal Quality Improvement Consortium (GIQuIC), which is a national healthcare database used to measure and improve the quality of endoscopic performance.
When you have difficulty swallowing food due to a narrowed esophagus, your doctor might recommend undergoing esophageal dilation. This procedure involves stretching your esophagus in order to open it up more. Why Would You Need Your Esophagus Stretched? You might need to have your esophagus stretched if you have been having trouble swallowing or other […]
Having gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) can make it difficult to enjoy having certain foods. Some foods and beverages can end up making symptoms worse. What Foods Should Be Avoided with GERD? When you have GERD, there are certain foods and drinks that might irritate your condition and cause symptoms to flare up. You should avoid […]
Autoimmune hepatitis can cause serious liver problems when it is left untreated. Knowing more about this condition can help ensure that you get the treatment you need. Is Autoimmune Hepatitis Life-Threatening? Autoimmune hepatitis can become life-threatening when it isn’t properly treated. Without treatment, you can end up developing cirrhosis, or scarring of the liver. Over […]