The Gastroenterology rotation provides a valuable experience needed to complete your medical training. The Gastroenterology Service provides the opportunity for residents to consult on hospitalized patients referred by their primary care physicians regarding specific issues related to gastrointestinal problems that often include complex cases. This responsibility includes response to consult requests in a timely fashion as required by the circumstances, knowledge of all patients on the service, supervision of senior medical students, participation in provides including patient preparation and disposition following hospital discharge.

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Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates

Established in 1976, Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates (AGA) is one of the largest gastroenterology practices in the country dedicated to the evaluation and treatment of both digestive and liver diseases. Today, its physicians see patients in more than 40 locations conveniently located throughout Metro Atlanta and North Georgia. In addition, the practice operates multiple accredited endoscopy centers where most outpatient procedures are performed. The practice is comprised of a diverse group of physicians who speak various languages and has more female gastroenterologists than any other group in the country.