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Academic Gastroenterologists at Erlanger

Comprehensive, Academic Care for Digestive Disorders

Academic Gastroenterology
979 East 3rd Street
Suite C-825
Chattanooga, TN 37403
Fax: 423-778-4831

Monday – Friday
8AM – 4:30PM

Academic Gastroenterology, part of the UT Erlanger Physicians Group, brings patients in the tri-state region a comprehensive level of expertise and care when it comes to the diagnosis and treatment of digestive tract diseases. Our fellowship-trained gastroenterologists work in partnership with physician practices to provide the highest quality of care, as well as the highest level of technical and endoscopic expertise.

Our Practice Stands Apart with:

An Academic focus, meaning our gastroenterologist serve on the faculty of the region’s only teaching hospital, applying the high standards of academic medicine to their practice

Endoscopic ultrasound, which allows for earlier diagnosis of potential diseases through more precise examination of the digestive tract, small intestine and surrounding organs.

Spyglass Direct Visualization System, a life-saving camera system, which allows doctors to quickly and precisely examine the bile ducts without having to perform surgery.

Hepatology Services

  • Treatment of liver disease
  • Treatment of viral hepatitis - hepatitis B and C
  • Colonoscopy
  • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy - EGD (upper endoscopy)

Internal Services

  • Endoscopic ultrasound
  • Endoscopic ultrasound with FNA (fine needle aspiration)
  • Sphincter of Oddi manometry
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Endoscopic choledochoscopy
  • Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR) 
  • Barrett's radio frequency ablation (RFA)
  • Peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM)
  • Secondary access choledochogastrostomy
  • Cystogastrostomy

Motility/Manometry Services

  • Anorectal manometry
  • Esophageal manometry

Small Bowel Services

  • Single balloon enteroscopy
  • 24 hour PH Bravo esophageal study
  • Video capsule endoscopy

Other Services

  • Hydrogen breath test - small bacteria overgrowth
  • H. Pylori Orca breath test 

Related Services

Pediatric Gastroenterology