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What kind of doctor treats indigestion?
You might first see your primary care doctor (general or family practitioner) who will diagnose your indigestion. You may be referred to a gastroenterologist, which is a specialist in disorders of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract.
If you have a problem that requires surgery such as a severe ulcer or gallstones you may be referred to a general surgeon.
How is indigestion diagnosed?
In addition to a physical exam and questions about your symptoms, a doctor may perform the following tests:
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