Dr Matthew Hall

What is Gastroenterology

by Dr Matthew Hall | October 4, 2016
What is Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology is the branch of medicine focused on the digestive system and its disorders...

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PillCam

by Dr Matthew Hall | October 3, 2016
PillCam

PillCam COLON is the only minimally invasive tool that gives your doctor a direct view of the inside of your colon.

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The history of Gastroenterology?

by Dr Matthew Hall | October 3, 2016
The history of Gastroenterology?

Citing from Egyptian papyri, Nunn identified significant knowledge of gastrointestinal diseases among practising physicians during the periods of the pharaohs. Irynakhty, of the tenth dynasty, c. 2125 B.C., was a court physician specialising in gastroenterology, sleeping, and proctology.

Among ancient Greeks, Hippocrates attributed digestion to concoction. Galen's concept of the stomach having four faculties was widely accepted up to modernity in the seventeenth century....

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