Caring for and treating digestive disorders

Giving our community regular access to a board certified gastroenterologist is why we have earned the trust of our patients. Dhiren Patel, MD sees patients at ERH every Wednesday. Dr. Patel diagnoses and treats the full gamut of digestive disorders:

  • Stomach problems
  • Acid reflux
  • Chronic nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Swallowing difficulties
  • Annual colon screening

Using the on-site facilities of Ellenville Regional Hospital, you need go no further for diagnostic testing:

  • CT scan
  • Blood tests
  • Ultrasounds

Through our Ambulatory Surgery unit we can perform essential diagnostic procedures including:

  • Upper endoscopies
  • Colonoscopies, including biopsy and polyp removal

For your visit

Visit the Gastroenterology Clinic on Wednesday from 8am to 4pm, visit our Specialty Services window, open Monday - Friday from 8am to 4pm, or call 845-647-6400 ext. 333 for an appointment,

What to bring to your appointment

  • Your insurance information
  • Referral if needed
  • List of medications
  • List of prior procedures
  • Your co-pay