San Antonio
San Antonio

Easy Access To Regional Care

Occasional stomach or digestive discomfort – is quite normal-often the result of eating rich food, a common bug, or even dehydration

But, any type of prolonged discomfort – Indigestion that ingers for days, trouble swallowing, abdominal pain – might be serious health risk that requires evaluation by qualified physicians known as gastroenterologists

In San Antonio and south Texas, patients have easy access to the highest level of care through Texas Digestive Disease Consultants (TDDC. part of the largest integrated network of gastroenterologists in the U.S. All of our south Texas physicians are Board Certified, which means they meet the highest national standards of care in Independent evaluations

Our practice is led by Dr. Hector Allende, a trusted physician who has served the community for nearly 40 years, working alongside Dr Ravi Botia, Dr. Kevin Dasher, Dr. Ravi Ganeshappa, Dr. Amit Goyal, Dr Bijo John, Dr. Hernan Lopez Morra, and Dr. Jan Carlos Prazak

We offer a wide range of services from the colonoscopy, which Is the primary defense for early detection and prevention of colon cancer to a full spectrum of diagnosis and treatment for patients with concerns involving the esophagus, stomach, small bowel colon, rectum, gallbladder pancreas and liver

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 Our Board Certified Physicians 

BOARD CERTIFIED GASTROENTEROLOGIST
BOARD CERTIFIED GASTROENTEROLOGIST
BOARD CERTIFIED GASTROENTEROLOGIST
BOARD CERTIFIED GASTROENTEROLOGIST
BOARD CERTIFIED GASTROENTEROLOGIST
BOARD CERTIFIED GASTROENTEROLOGIST
BOARD CERTIFIED GASTROENTEROLOGIST
BOARD CERTIFIED GASTROENTEROLOGIST

 What Our Patients Are Saying 

My husband and I have been going to Dr Allende for about 10 years.
He is good at explaining the procedures and also very personable
( down to earth and easy to talk with! Great doctor!!!! –B.T.

Staff is courteous, knowledgeable and well trained. This office is
professional in all dealings and I am so happy with the Doctor’s bed side manner
and explanations of all that needs to be explained regarding my situation.
Highly recommend Dr. Botla. –L.S.

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