At Northeast Digestive, we specialize in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of a wide range of digestive health conditions. Our experienced medical professionals are dedicated to providing comprehensive care for conditions including but not limited to:
Please note that this is not an exhaustive list, and our expertise extends to various other digestive health concerns as well. If you have questions about a specific condition or would like more information, please don't hesitate to contact us.
Northeast Digestive offers a variety of advanced procedures aimed at addressing various digestive health concerns. Some of the procedures we provide include:
Please note that this is not an exhaustive list, and Northeast Digestive offers a comprehensive range of procedures tailored to individual patient needs. If you're seeking more information about a specific procedure or have questions, don't hesitate to reach out to us for further details.
Initiating treatment at Northeast Digestive is a straightforward process designed to provide you with the best possible care. Here's how you can get started:
Remember, your comfort and health are our priorities. Starting treatment at Northeast Digestive involves collaboration between you and our experienced medical professionals to create an effective and personalized care plan. If you're ready to begin your treatment journey or have any further inquiries, please contact us, and we'll be more than happy to assist you.
Preparing for a procedure involves several important steps to ensure a smooth and successful experience. Here's a general guideline on how to prepare:
By following these preparation guidelines, you can help ensure a safe and effective procedure at Northeast Digestive. Specific instructions might vary based on the type of procedure you're having, so it's essential to adhere to the instructions provided by the medical team. If you have any doubts or questions, reach out to our team for clarification. Your comfort and well-being are our priorities.
Yes, you can access our Patient Portal here.
You will be seen by one of Northeast Digestive Health Center’s board-certified gastroenterologists or a qualified Physician Assistant under the direction of a physician. As a courtesy, we will call you 24 hours prior to your appointment to remind you.
Office visit consultations typically involve a discussion of health concerns and review of your medical records/personal history, a physical examination and scheduling of any needed procedures or tests. Except in urgent cases, endoscopic/invasive procedures will not be done the day of your office visit, so you may eat beforehand.
On the day of your appointment, please arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled office appointment. Patients who are late to their scheduled appointment may be required to reschedule to the next available opening.
At Northeast Digestive, we understand that questions about in-office charges, including Pathology charges, may arise. We offer detailed information to educate our patients about these charges to ensure transparency and clarity regarding their medical care costs. If you have any questions about our in-office charges, including Pathology, our staff is available to provide explanations and address your concerns. Below we’ve provided a basic breakdown of charges you may see:
If you have any questions about how you will be/were charged, please don’t hesitate to reach out to our billing department at 704-283-1842.
Should you need to cancel your office visit, we require 24 hours’ notice. If adequate notice is not provided, a fee will be associated. Patients who repeatedly miss a scheduled office visit without notice may be discharged from the practice. For procedure appointments, Northeast Digestive requires 3 business days’ notice to cancel or reschedule patient procedures.
When preparing for your appointment at Northeast Digestive, it's important to bring certain items and information to ensure a smooth and productive visit. Here's a checklist of items you should consider bringing:
Please note that this list may vary based on the nature of your appointment. Please check with our staff if you have any questions regarding the required information for your visit.
The duration of a visit to Northeast Digestive can vary based on several factors, including the type of appointment, the reason for your visit, the complexity of your condition, and the healthcare provider's schedule.
To get a better idea of how long your specific appointment might take, it's recommended to inquire with Northeast Digestive's office when scheduling your appointment. Additionally, arriving a bit earlier than your scheduled appointment time can help ensure a smoother process and allow for any necessary paperwork or check-in procedures.
All copays and coinsurance will be collected prior to each office appointment. Check, cash or credit card payments are accepted. Any remaining balance may be set up on a payment plan if needed. We accept most major insurance networks. If you have doubts or concerns about your insurance, please verify your benefits and network participation with your insurance provider or contact us if you have a question about a specific insurance company.
As a courtesy, Northeast Digestive Health Center will contact your insurance company one week prior to your scheduled procedure to verify your benefits for in-office procedures. You will be notified of your estimated insurance benefits and the total patient amount due prior to your procedure date.
Important: Insurance benefit estimates are not guaranteed. Changes may occur during your procedure, which may affect your out-of-pocket expenses.
Northeast Digestive Health Center offers women-to-women care from our female gastroenterologists and physician assistants. Using state-of-the-art diagnostic tools in a supportive environment, we provide diagnosis and treatment for all digestive concerns, conditions, or diseases for female patients who wish to address their GI issues with another woman.
We diagnose and treat conditions commonly encountered by women like:
If you're seeking a personalized and empathetic approach to your digestive health needs, we invite you to experience the benefits of our program. To schedule an appointment or to learn more about our 'Women-to-Women Care' program, please don't hesitate to contact us. Your well-being is our top priority.