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Resource Guide for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
American Gastroenterological Association
Address:

National Office

4930 Del Ray Avenue

Bethesda, MD 20814

Phone:

301-654-2055

Internet Address:

http://www.gastro.org

Description of Services Provided:

Approximately 12,000 gastroenterologic physicians and scientists belong to this association. Membership is limited to physicians, researchers, and/or educators whose primary practice, research, and/or teaching involves the functions and disorders of the digestive system.

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
Address:

9000 Rockville Pike

Bethesda, MD 20892

Phone:

301-496-3583

Internet Address:

http://www.niddk.nih.gov

Description of Services Provided:

The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) provides information to people with digestive diseases, their families, healthcare professionals, and the general public.

Last reviewed March 2015 by Michael Woods, MD

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