Digestive Diseases and Nutrition

Small Bowel/Lower GI Motility Center of Excellence

Our Gastroenterologists

Patrick G. Brady, MDv
Patrick G. Brady, MD
Jay J. Mamel, MD
Jay J. Mamel, MD
Soojong Hong-Chae, MD
Soojong Hong-Chae, MD

The only one of its kind in Florida

Focal clinical disease interest

  • Celiac sprue
  • Difficult to manage diarrhea/constipation
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Malabsorption
  • Occult GI bleeding
  • Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth
  • Colonic inertia
  • Gastroparesis
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Pelvic floor dysfunction
  • Peudo-obstruction
Available tests
  • Hydrogen breath tests (lactose, lactulose)
  • Small bowel PillCam endoscopy
  • SmartPill wireless motility capsule technology
  • High resolution anorectal manometry
  • Small bowel balloon enteroscopy to directly assess the small bowel mucosa and treat bleeding sites, remove polyps and biopsy suspected tumors

USF Health Morsani Center for Advanced Healthcare

For more information or to schedule an appointment,please call (813) 974-4115 or visi thttp://health.usf.edu/medicine/internalmedicine/digestive/