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.

Proton Pump Inhibitors Require Close Attention

2018-05-23T13:42:30+00:00 August 21st, 2017|

Proton-Pump Inhibitors are not breath mints.  They are serious drugs that work wonders if you have GERD or other esophageal problems.  The Digestive Disease Consultants, Orlando started to call this article “PPI’s are not candy,” because many recent articles have asserted various risks associated with these drugs often prescribed for GERD.  Millions of people [...]

Barrett’s Esophagus and the Secrets of RF Ablation Therapy

2018-05-23T13:43:05+00:00 August 11th, 2017|

Patients with Barrett's Esophagus have a new hero.  RF Ablation therapy for Barrett’s Esophagus is a relatively new technological break-through. Especially for Barrett's Esophagus Patients, we Reveal the secrets of RF Ablation Technology. At DDC Orlando, we see patients now leading full lives due to extraordinary results from medical [...]

Upper Endoscopy and the Secret Truths of the Endoscope

2018-05-23T13:44:47+00:00 July 27th, 2017|

Endoscopy can solve the puzzle of many digestive symptoms. In our previous blog, one of our DDC Orlando doctors scheduled Elena, our sample mini-case study, for an upper endoscopy. Appropriately, this article will focus on the procedure and bring you some of the facts, truths and secrets concerning it. The Digestive Disease [...]

Medication to Help You Get Along With GERD: A DDC Orlando Primer

2018-05-23T13:46:04+00:00 July 13th, 2017|

When over-the-counter Medication, in the form of antacids, are ineffective in the treatment of GERD, physicians will prescribe stronger medicines.  They are our topic this week At Digestive Disease Consultants Orlando blog. Medication for GERD: The right kind and strength can help you live a normal life. We have [...]