Top Level Hemorrhoid Treatment in Queens, NY

What is causing your hemorrhoids?

If you have been having discomfort while having bowel movements, hemorrhoids might the cause. It is important to seek out professionals who can help diagnose and provide the proper level of treatment so you can go back to your normal routines. For understanding hemorrhoid symptoms and treatment options, contact New York Gastroenterology & Endoscopy today and a member of our team can better assist you. Our team of physicians and medical assistants is here to help bring comfort back to your life. For years we’ve helped our patients in Queens with their hemorrhoids and provided a rigorous treatment regimen. For more information or to get treatment today, call 718-734-0404.

What Are Hemorrhoid Symptoms?

Many people suffer from hemorrhoids but are too embarrassed to seek help. Hemorrhoids may painful and annoying, but they are rarely deadly. Hemorrhoids are veins in your anal canal and lower rectum that have become inflamed or swollen. There are two types of hemorrhoids: internal and external. Hemorrhoids that develop inside your rectum are called internal hemorrhoids. Hemorrhoids under the skin and around the anus are called external hemorrhoids. You can get both kinds of hemorrhoids at the same time. Additional strain or pressure on hemorrhoids can cause them to bleed. If blood pools in an external hemorrhoid, it may form a clot, called a thrombus. This condition can result in severe pain and inflammation.

Other Hemorrhoid symptoms include:

  • Irritation and swelling in your anal area
  • Associated pain
  • A sensitive or painful lump near your anus
  • Painless bleeding that leaves bright red blood on tissue or during bowel movements
  • Leaking feces

Rectal bleeding also can be a symptom of another medical condition, including cancer. If you notice a change in your bowel patterns or if you’ve passed black, tarry or maroon stools, please visit New York Gastroenterology & Endoscopy for an evaluation. This can be a sign of a serious condition, including colon cancer. Finally, get immediate help if you feel lightheaded or dizzy or if you’re passing a large volume of blood, which can lead to anemia. The team at New York Gastroenterology has years of experience with hemorrhoids and can help today!

What is Causing Your Hemorrhoids?

Certain activities can have an effect on the proliferation of hemorrhoids. It is important to be aware of specific actions that can cause the severe pain and inflammation associated with hemorrhoids.

Hemorrhoid causes include:

  • Aging
  • Heavy lifting
  • Sitting on the toilet too long
  • Chronic diarrhea or constipation
  • The last six months of pregnancy
  • Obesity
  • Giving birth
  • Anal intercourse
  • A low-fiber diet
  • Liver disease

No matter how many doctors from whom you have sought treatment, come to our Queens gastroenterologist and get answers. Our board-certified physician can help you feel better as quickly as possible. Additionally, we also accept most major insurance plans and policies so you can rest assured that you will get the treatment you need at a price you can afford.

To schedule an appointment, please contact our office at (718) 734-0404 today!

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(718) 734-0404

79-11 41st Avenue, Suite A-108
Elmhurst, NY 11373

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Directly Across of Elmhurst Hospital

Corner of 80th Street & 41st Avenue

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