Could something as simple as taking one low-dose aspirin a day help keep colon cancer at bay? Research indicates that, particularly for those at high risk of colorectal cancer, the regimen might be worth considering in addition to proper screening and a healthy diet.
To shed some light on the subject, I’ll provide brief details from a few recent studies: Read more >>
Our physicians are at the heart of our practice – experienced gastroenterology specialists working to make a difference on a daily basis. All the partners at Gastrointestinal Associates are board-certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the subspecialty board of gastroenterology.
After completing college and four years of medical school each of our physicians has at least five additional years of training with the last two to three years focused on gastrointestinal diseases. Our physicians also continually update their knowledge by engaging in specialized training, attending professional meetings and through independent study. Each GIA physician is credentialed for active staff privileges in at least one community hospital.
Memberships our Physicians hold include American College of Physicians (FACP), the American College of Gastroenterology (FACG), the American Gastroenterological Association (AGAF) and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (FASGE), Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation, Society of Hospital Medicine and Alpha Omega Alpha Honorary Medical Society, Tennessee Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
We invite you to learn more about our physicians, including their personal and professional backgrounds.
- Barrett's Esophagus
- Celiac disease
- Colon Cancer
- Colon Health
- Crohn’s disease
- Gluten Free
- Health Care Record
- Health Care Reform
- Hiatal Hernia
- Nurse Practitioners
- Patient Care