Today's Top 20 Gastroenterology and Endoscopy StoriesRSS
  1. GI/endoscopy company stock report – April 17

    Here is a stock report on five publicly traded GI/endoscopy companies for April 13 to April 17. By Carrie Pallardy -
  2. Alternative payment models in GI: What's on the horizon?

    One gastroenterologists shares his experience of practicing outside the traditional payer-based payment model. By Carrie Pallardy -
  3. 7 things for gastroenterologists to know for today – April 17, 2015

    Here are seven news updates for gastroenterologists to know for April 17, 2015. By Carrie Pallardy -
  1. 3 GI physicians making headlines – April 17, 2015

    Here are three gastroenterologists who were featured in the news within the past week. By Carrie Pallardy -
  2. CMS: Guidance on colonoscopy anesthesia modifier, X modifiers

    CMS has released new guidance on two different coding modifiers, according to an AGA eDigest report. By Carrie Pallardy -
  3. CRC screening champion Rep. Donald Payne Jr. to co-chair men's health caucus

    Representative Donald Payne Jr., (D- N.J. 10th district), one of the supporters behind the Removing Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Act, is now the co-chair of the Congressional Men's Health Caucus, according to a NJ.com report. By Carrie Pallardy -
  4. Dr. K. Allen Greiner develops strategies for improving CRC screening in low-income, minority populations

    K. Allen Greiner, MD, MPH, with the University of Kansas Cancer Center's Cancer Control and Population Health program in Kansas City, is in the process of developing strategies to improve colorectal cancer screening in low-income and minority populations, according to an Oncology Nurse Advisor report. By Carrie Pallardy -
  1. Dr. Douglas Springer hands over the reins of Tennessee Medical Association presidency

    Gastroenterologist Douglas Springer, MD, FACP, FACG, has concluded his time as the 160th president of the Tennessee Medical Association, according to a Ledger report. By Carrie Pallardy -
  2. GI physician leader to know: Dr. Sidney Winawer of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

    Sidney J. Winawer, MD, is the Paul Sherlock Chair in Medicine at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York. By Carrie Pallardy -
  3. SAGES honors Dr. Steven Rothenberg with Pioneer in Surgical Endoscopy award

    The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons has honored pediatric surgeon Steven Rothenberg, MD, with its SAGES Pioneer in Surgical Endoscopy award. By Carrie Pallardy -
  4. Digestive Disease Center of the Hudson Valley adds nutritionist

    The Digestive Disease Center of the Hudson Valley in Fishkill, N.Y., has added dietician and nutritionist Theresa Zangerie-McArtin, RD, CDN, to its team, according to a Poughkeepsie Journal report. By Carrie Pallardy -
  1. GRHealth opens new Digestive Health Center

    GRHealth in Augusta, Ga., has opened the GRHealth Digestive Health Center, according to a News Channel WJBF 6 report. By Carrie Pallardy -
  2. GI physician leader to know: Dr. Daniel Podolsky of UT Southwestern Medical Center

    Daniel K. Podolsky, MD, has been the president of University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas since 2008. As president, he holds the Phillip O'Bryan Montgomery Jr. MD, Distinguished Presidential Chair in Academic Administration. Additionally, he is a professor of internal medicine and the Doris and Bryan Wildenthal Distinguished Chair in Medical Science. By Carrie Pallardy -
  3. Physicians Endoscopy acquires Ohio center, 5 commercial insurers initiate Cologuard coverage & more – 5 recent GI/endoscopy company key notes

    Here are five recent news updates on gastroenterology and endoscopy companies. By Carrie Pallardy -
  4. AGA Tech Summit: What's new in colonoscopy alternatives?

    The American Gastroenterological Association recently held its sixth annual AGA Tech Summit. Colonoscopy alternatives were one of the key topics discussed, according to a GI & Hepatology News report. By Carrie Pallardy -
  5. FIT can predict mucosal healing in UC, study finds

    A new study has found that fecal immunochemical testing can help predict mucosal healing in ulcerative colitis patients, according to a Medscape report. 
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  6. GI physician leader to know: Dr. Donald Kirby of Cleveland Clinic

    Donald Kirby, MD, is the director the Center for Human Nutrition, medical director of the intestinal transplant program and fellowship director of the nutrition support fellowship at Cleveland Clinic. He is also a professor of medicine and board-certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology. He is a fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterological Association and American College of Nutrition.  By Anuja Vaidya -
  7. FDA clears 6 GI/endoscopy devices in March

    Here are six gastroenterology/endoscopy devices that received FDA 510(k) clearance in March. By Carrie Pallardy -
  8. GI physician leader to know: Dr. Michelle Kim of Mount Sinai Hospital

    Michelle K. Kim, MD, is acting director of endoscopy and director of endoscopic ultrasound at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, where she also serves as a associate professor of medicine and gastroenterology. She is also a part of the Center for Carcinoid and Neuroendocrine Tumors of Mount Sinai. She is a past president of the New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and a member of the American Gastroenterological Association.    By Anuja Vaidya -
  9. Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital's endoscopy services receive renewal of ASGE recognition

    Plattsburgh, N.Y.-based University of Vermont Health Network-Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital's endoscopy services earned a three-year renewal of recognition from the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, according to a Press-Republican report.  By Anuja Vaidya -