US Digestive Health's latest acquisition, Lifetime Disruptor awardee named and more — 4 GI industry notes

Carly Behm - Print  |

Here are four recent updates from GI companies and practices:

Knoxville, Tenn.-based Tennova Health opened a gastroenterology practice in Morristown, Tenn., recruiting a local gastroenterologist with more than 20 years of experience.

The American College of Gastroenterology awarded University of Miami gastroenterologist Maria Abreu, MD, its Lifetime Disruptor award at ACG 2020.

States that expanded Medicaid increased the number of colon cancer screenings and led to more detected cancers, according to a pre-publication study in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons.

US Digestive Health purchased the practice of four physicians formerly of Pottstown (Pa.) Medical Specialists. The physicians joined Regional Gastroenterology Associates of Lancaster (Pa.), which is affiliated with USDH MSO.

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