About Advanced Gastroenterology Specialists

At Advanced Gastroenterology Specialists, our team provides the best in gastrointestinal (GI) care. Located in the West End of Richmond at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital, patients throughout Central Virginia have access to some of the region’s top GI specialists.

From common to complex GI conditions that include diseases of the esophagus, stomach, bowels, colon, liver, intestines, pancreas, and gallbladder, our team has the expertise to provide our patients with the best possible care. We utilize the most advanced diagnostic tools available to get to the root of a patient’s symptoms including endoscopic procedures, imaging tests, and lab tests. Once a diagnosis is determined, our team works with patients to develop a treatment plan that best suits their unique needs.

To learn more about our services and to schedule an appointment with one of our gastroenterologists, call (804) 219-4800.

Conditions we treat

Our team of GI specialists are experts in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of diseases and disorders of the GI tract. Some of the symptoms and conditions we treat include:

  • Abdominal and stomach pain
  • Acid reflux
  • Anorectal fissures
  • Barrett’s esophagus
  • Biliary tract disorders
  • Cancers of the digestive tract, including colorectal cancer and gastrointestinal cancers
  • Clostridium difficile (c-diff)
  • Diverticular disease
  • Esophageal diseases and disorders
  • Gallbladder disease
  • Gallstones
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Inflammatory bowel diseases, including Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis
  • Intestinal blockages
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Liver diseases and disorders
  • Motility disorder
  • Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)
  • Pancreatitis and pancreatic diseases
  • Rectal abscesses, bleeding and prolapse
  • Stomach disorders
  • Swallowing disorders, including dysphagia
  • Ulcers

Procedures and services we provide

We utilize the most advanced procedures and technologies, including nonsurgical and minimally invasive techniques, to diagnose and treat GI symptoms. Some of the procedures and services we offer include:

  • Anorectal manometry
  • Barium beefsteak meal
  • Capsule endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal transit study
  • Computerized tomography scan (CT/CAT scan)
  • Defecography
  • Fecal occult blood test
  • Gastric manometry
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Esophageal manometry
  • Esophageal pH monitoring
  • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (Upper endoscopy)
  • Lower GI series (Barium enema)
  • Magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP)
  • Oropharyngeal motility study
  • Radioisotope gastric-emptying scan
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Stool culture
  • Ultrasound
  • Upper GI series (Barium swallow)