The Greater Houston Digestive Disease Consultants (GHDDC) is independently owned and operated by Dr. Serge-Alain Awasum. Dr. Awasum is a board certified Gastroenterologist with special clinical interests in Hepatobiliary Tract Diseases and Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. His mission is to provide leading edge subspecialty care to help his patients live healthier, more enjoyable lives. Dr. Awasum’s vision for GHDDC is to provide excellent medical care in a caring and service-oriented environment, while utilizing the latest medical technology.
GHDDC is an intensely specialized place where patients can come for GI issues. Whether you are a physician looking for a specialized clinic to refer your GI patients or a patient in search of a cure, GHDDC is the place to look. We provide the best quality of care, promote wellness and a healthy lifestyle. Our treatment objective is to get you back on your feet, healthy and ready to return to your daily activities.
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