Gastrointestinal Associates launches 50th anniversary fundraiser to benefit American Cancer Society

Gastrointestinal Associates (GIA), one of the Southeast’s leading GI practices, is celebrating its 50th anniversary in March. In honor of this major milestone that coincides with National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, GIA is launching a fundraiser benefiting the American Cancer Society. “For 50 years, Gastrointestinal Associates has pursued the goals of our founders to bring compassionate, modern gastrointestinal care to … Read More

Gastrointestinal Associates welcomes Dr. Kevin Patrick Meyers

Dr. Kevin Patrick Meyers has joined Gastrointestinal Associates, one of the leading GI practices in the Southeast. Meyers is board certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) and is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. “Dr. Meyers’s expertise, especially in endoscopic treatment, is a … Read More

Gastrointestinal Associates welcomes Dr. Hannah Jones

Dr. Hannah Jones has joined Gastrointestinal Associates, one of the leading GI practices in the Southeast. Jones is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) and a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and the American Gastroenterological Association. “GIA welcomes Dr. Jones to our practice and to our community,” said Jeff … Read More

Gastrointestinal Associates provides healthy tips to erase holiday weight gain

Improving health is always top of mind as the new year begins. The physicians at Gastrointestinal Associates understand the unhealthy effects of extra weight and remind everyone that sensible, proven steps are the best way to erase excess pounds. The results of overeating can lead to heart disease, diabetes, sleep apnea, high blood pressure and obesity-related cancers.  One of the … Read More

Gastrointestinal Associates announces reaccreditation of The Endoscopy Centers

The Endoscopy Center, The Endoscopy Center North, and The Endoscopy Center West have each achieved reaccreditation by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC), according to Gastrointestinal Associates. The three centers are ambulatory surgical centers conveniently located adjacent to Gastrointestinal Associates clinics. During the accreditation process, the centers earned excellent reviews in every category of AAAHC’s independent, external evaluation … Read More

Gastrointestinal Associates opens patient-centered Dowell Springs facility

State-of-the-art medical clinic represents $15 million investment Continuing to lead the way in gastroenterology care in East Tennessee, Gastrointestinal Associates (GIA) held a grand opening March 20 to celebrate its $15 million, state-of-the-art Dowell Springs location that features a GI Clinic, Endoscopy Center, Crohn’s & Colitis Institute and GIA 180 Weight Management Center. “GIA has long been recognized for groundbreaking … Read More