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.
Pancreatic cancer is a form of cancer beginning in the tissues of the pancreas. The pancreas is an organ in the abdomen with several jobs. Enzymes originating from within the pancreas make digestion easier. It also produces hormones that help regulate blood sugar. As pancreatic cancer develops, cancerous cysts form in and around the pancreas. […]
If you have a digestive system issue such as unexplained vomiting or difficulty swallowing, your doctor may recommend a procedure called an upper endoscopy. Also known as an EGD, an upper endoscopy enables your doctor to identify the cause of some digestive problems and even treat them during the procedure. What is an Upper Endoscopy? […]
At some point in your life, you’ll probably have hemorrhoids. In fact, these bulging veins on your rectum and anus are more common as you get older. What Are Hemorrhoids? Hemorrhoids (which are also called piles) are bulging and irritated veins just beneath the mucous membranes that line the lowest part of your rectum and […]