- Yale Medicine emergency doctors treat every patient with attention and care to provide relief from the symptoms associated with abdominal pain.
- Our doctors have the expertise and the advanced diagnostic tools to make sure that the root problem is diagnosed and addressed as quickly as possible.
- Specialists from a wide range of disciplines are available to explore the cause of your abdominal pain from a variety of perspectives.
A stomachache, otherwise known as abdominal pain, could come from any of a number of causes. It can indicate conditions of varying severity, ranging from lactose intolerance to peptic ulcers to emergency appendicitis.
Emergency medicine doctors use diagnostic tools and physical exams to determine why a patient is experiencing discomfort, uncover the source of the pain, and rule out more serious conditions. While not all abdominal pain is cause for worry, Yale Medicine emergency department doctors treat every patient with care and attention to make sure that the root problem is addressed as quickly as possible.