About Charmaine Beleele

Author provides digestive health needs of Central Florida since 1988. Our practice specializes in colonoscopy for colorectal cancer screening, the treatment of reflux, hepatitis and the full spectrum of gastrointestinal (GI) illnesses.

The Colonoscopy Doctors In Orlando And “IBS” With Constipation

2018-05-23T13:28:23-04:00February 13th, 2018|

Before we open the topic of IBS with Constipation, in this week’s blog, we want to acquaint you with our subtle new home page subtitle, “the Colonoscopy Doctors in Orlando.” We are still the Digestive Disease Consultants Orlando or DDC, Orlando, but we have subtitled the DDC homepage with “the Colonoscopy Doctors in Orlando,” [...]

Irritable Bowel Syndrome, an Alternate Reality and Bowels Behaving Badly

2018-06-01T02:09:05-04:00February 2nd, 2018|

Until a few months ago, Irritable Bowel Syndrome was not a term in Missy’s vocabulary.  At DDC Orlando, at the age of 39, she has only recently received her true diagnosis.  As she sits in her doctor’s waiting room, she bites her lip slightly. Definite Diagnosis of Irritable Bowel Syndrome Can Actually Be [...]

Bacteriotherapy, Antibiotics and Shakespeare’s Rose

2018-05-23T13:29:43-04:00January 23rd, 2018|

Bacteriotherapy is another term for Fecal Microbiota Transplantation.  As we stated in our previous Digestive Disorder Consultants, Orlando blog, Bacteriotherapy is still a little shocking to the modern world.  Shakespeare stated, “A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.”  Well, aroma notwithstanding, bacteriotherapy or Fecal Microbial Transplantation are identical in meaning. [...]

Fecal Microbiota Transplant Becomes a Hero of Humble Origin in the 21st Century

2018-05-23T13:30:25-04:00January 12th, 2018|

Fecal Transplant is just two words.  However, the term ignites discomposure and distress among readers or listeners.  By definition, it means the process of implanting fecal matter from a healthy person into a sick person's colon.  This is typically accomplished through a colonoscopy.  (Putting this politely is a challenge.) Fecal Transplant can stop the pain [...]