One of three St. Margaret’s Associated Gastroenterology Consultants locations in the Illinois Valley, you can expect personalized care from our gastroenterologists, who see patients at all three locations.
Gastroenterologists are specialists who mainly diagnose and treat diseases and disorders of the gastrointestinal tract. They perform endoscopic procedures, using specialized technology and equipment to view the gastrointestinal (GI) tract and make a diagnosis. To learn more about gastrointestinal health, common GI diseases and disorders, what we diagnose and treat, GI procedures and more, click here.
Associated Gastroenterology Consultants – Ottawa
Due to critical shortages of supplies, St. Margaret’s Health is no longer testing walk-in patients for COVID-19; a physician’s order IS REQUIRED. If you have been exposed to COVID-19, please isolate at home, wear a mask and IF symptoms develop, contact your physician to request an order to be tested.
Having symptoms? In order to be tested for COVID-19, Influenza (Flu), Strep, RSV, or to receive a Respiratory Array test, patients MUST have a doctor’s order. Contact your medical care provider. Please DO NOT visit the testing center in Spring Valley without a physician’s order, OR visit an Emergency Department for testing.
There are many sites throughout the Illinois Valley that are still currently testing without physician’s orders, although appointments may be required. Please refer to local pharmacies and health departments websites, or visit https://coronavirus.illinois.gov/testing-sites for more information.