Call us directly: (817) 267-8470

1600 Central Drive Bedford, TX 76022 View Location

GI Procedures & Conditions

Gastroenterology Services for Hurst Euless Bedford (HEB) and Grapevine,Colleyville, and South Lake, TX

Dr. Jay Yepuri provides expert endoscopy, colon cancer screening services, IBS treatment and more for patients in the DFW mid-cities of Hurst. Euless. and Bedford (HEB) The experienced and knowledgeable staff working with Dr. Jay Yepuri put the patient’s needs and comfort first. If you’ve been referred for endoscopy, colonoscopy, IBS or Remicade therapy or need a colon cancer screening, or if you’ve been diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease, we are here to meet your treatment needs.

Procedures and Screenings Available

Dr. Jay Yepuri has over 7 years of experience treating patients with a variety of gastroenterological issues. Dr. Yepuri is board-certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, and is able diagnose and treat gastroenterological problems. You need a Southlake gastroenterologist you can trust, and you can find that peace of mind with Dr.Yepuri. If you are a new patient and are visiting us as the result of a referral by your personal physician, or if you are coming to us without a referral, we provide the following gastroenterology procedures and treatments for patients in Hurst, Euless, Bedford, Southlake, Colleyville and beyond:

Colon Cancer Screening:

Each year, over 150,000 new cases of colorectal cancer (cancer of the colon and/or rectum) will be diagnosed, and over 60,000 Americans will die from it, making it the 3rd deadliest in the United States. NHGC can screen patients for colorectal cancer. This type of cancer is preventable and even curable if found and treated early on with proper screening.
Colonoscopy: During a colonoscopy, HEB Gastroenterologist, Dr. Jay Yepurie examines the patient’s colon with a tiny camera, allowing visual diagnosis. A colonoscopy also allows biopsy and removal of small polyps. If you are experiencing pain or bleeding in the rectal area, a colonoscopy is strongly advised.

Upper Endoscopy:

For endoscopy in Hurst Euless Bedford, Dr. Jay N. Yepuri is your trusted provider. An upper endoscopy (EGD) allows examination of the stomach lining, upper intestine and even the esophagus via a thin, flexible tube with its own lens and light source. Endoscopies can investigate various symptoms like upper abdominal pain, painful swallowing or unhealthy weight loss.
IBS and GI Screenings: Dr. Yepuri can employ gastrointestinal screenings to investigate various common GI problems from acid reflux, irritable bowel syndrome and inflammatory bowel disease, gastritis and more. If surgery is needed, we will refer you to the appropriate specialist immediately.

Remicade Therapy:

FDA-approved Remicade (infliximab) is one of the most effective modern medications for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease. Remicade is administered via intravenous (IV) infusion and is offered.

Why You Should Get These Screenings:

Men and Women over 50 years of age should be tested for colon cancer. Many of the screenings offered by Dr. Yepuri should be done as part of regular yearly check-ups. Prevention is key when it comes to colon cancer, and your HEB gastroenterologist can help. Early detection of symptoms revealed by regular screenings allows the proper treatment and care that can prevent the spread of disease.

Ideally, men and women should begin regular colorectal cancer screenings by 40 years of age, particularly if risk factors like lifestyle choices and family history indicate a predisposition to these types of problems. Consult your doctor to determine if you are ready to begin seeing a gastroenterologist for screenings or treatment.

It is important to have screening for various gastroenterological problems. Some conditions are present even when there are no symptoms shown. Sometimes there are clear warning signs that indicate you may need to consult a gastroenterologist immediately. It is of the utmost importance that you visit a Gastroenterology Clinic or make an appointment with a gastroenterologist in Southlake, Hurst, Euless, Grapevine or the surrounding areas, if you find you’re suffering form any of these symptoms:

  • Rectal bleeding/diarrhea/bloody stools
  • Abdominal pain
  • Rectal pain or itching
  • Unexplained weight loss
  • Upper abdominal discomfort
  • Heartburn
  • Chest pain
  • Indigestion
  • Swallowing difficulties

You do not need to be referred to us by another physician! We are usually able to schedule an appointment for you within 24-48 hours. If you are suffering any of these symptoms, please call for a screening today.

Convenience, Comfort and Care:

Our highly-specialized, trained and caring staff provides every available option for detecting and treating digestive issues. Dr. Yepuri and his staff employ state-of-the-art diagnostic techniques, tests and treatments for a variety of gastroenterological illnesses and diseases such as colorectal cancer, irritable bowel syndrome, ulcerative colitis, acid reflux, Crohn’s Disease and more.

Many diagnostic tests, screenings, treatments and procedures are performed in one facility, eliminating the need for multiple appointments and travel. If you want or need to visit a gastroenterologist in Hurst, Euless, Bedford, TX  or elsewhere, you should contact our Bedford Gastroenterology Clinic today. We provide the care, convenience and technology you deserve, including amenities like our Remicade® infusion center, same- day operative reports, and early morning and lunchtime appointments.

We accept Medicare and all major credit cards. We will work with your insurance carrier to verify insurance, gain any necessary pre-certification, and to process claims.

Make an Appointment:

Call Dr.Yepuri at 817-267-8470 to schedule an appointment at our Bedford, TX office.

Insurance Carriers:

We work with most insurance carriers. Please contact us for details or to answer your questions.