Gastroenterology Associates of Southeast Missouri PC(GA) is a professional corporation with over fifty years of experience in the field of gastroenterology. Gastroenterology is the study of diseases of the digestive system. GA is the largest gastroenterology group practice in southeast Missouri. All patients are evaluated and treated by a board certified gastroenterologist.
GA Endoscopy Center LLC is a Medicare approved, state licensed ambulatory surgery center, and accredited by the AAAHC (Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care). The center is dedicated only to endoscopy (the use of flexible scopes to see inside the digestive tract). The center has a dedicated nursing staff trained in assisting in endoscopic procedures and the patients needs for these specific tests. GA Endoscopy Center offers upper endoscopy, colonoscopy, flexible sigmoidoscopy, esophageal dilation, pillcam capsule endoscopy, and endoscopic therapy can be delivered at the time of the procedure if needed (excluding pillcam studies). GA Endoscopy Center was designed with quality, safety, privacy, and convenience in mind. The addition of private interview rooms allows the patient privacy through the checkin process. The Center offers two cutting-edge procedure rooms, recovery area, consult rooms and a very relaxing waiting area. Documentation of the encounter from checkin, procedure to discharge is all inclusive with the use of Gcare electronic records. Our center is handicap accessible and offers ample parking.
The staff physicians maintain active staff privileges at Saint Frances Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.