Dr. Marvin Ament MD
- Pediatric Gastroenterology Los Angeles, CA
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Dr. Marvin Ament, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Los Angeles, CA, with other offices in Manhattan Beach, CA and Ventura, CA (and 2 other locations). Their specialties include Pediatric Gastroenterology. Dr. Ament is affiliated with Adventist Health/San Joaquin Community Hospital, Children's Hospital Central California and Good Samaritan Hospital-LA. They speak English.
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Specialties & Expertise
Dr. Marvin Ament has the following 32 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 2 board certifications.
Pediatric gastroenterologists can treat a variety of diseases and conditions in infants and children related to their liver, pancreas or intestines. If your child has severe or recurrent abdominal pain, constipation or diarrhea, a pediatric gastroenterologist can help you get to the bottom of it. They can also help identify the many possible causes of failure to thrive in infants.
Other common conditions they treat include Crohn's Disease, inflammatory bowel disease, liver disease, short gut syndrome and hepatitis C, as well as nutritional disorders like celiac disease and lactose intolerance. In order to diagnose and treat your child’s condition, gastroenterologists can perform colonoscopies and other diagnostic testing before deciding on the best treatment plan.
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