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Patient Referrals Accepted At G.I. Specialists From Healthcare Providers

Dr. Geoffrey Braden prioritizes referrals at G.I. Specialists from healthcare providers and their offices.

    PHILADELPHIA, PA, August 11, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ -- G.I. Specialists understands that finding proper healthcare is essential in maintaining optimal health for patients. For this reason, Dr. Geoffrey Braden and the gastroenterologists at G.I. Specialists prioritize referrals from healthcare providers and their offices. Whether a patient is being referred to their Philadelphia, Langhorne or Bala Cynwyd office for stomach pain, colon cancer, colonoscopy or any other complaints, G.I. Specialists works with referral patients immediately.

Healthcare providers and their offices can complete an online referral form found at By filling out the available referral form, G.I. Specialists and their gastroenterologists will immediately receive the information for fast and improved access to scheduling visits. Referrers can also contact G.I. Specialists by calling (215) 632-3500.

At G.I.Specialists, every effort is completed to fit a referred patient in for an appointment within 24 to 48 hours of receiving a request. To refer a patient by phone, healthcare providers should have the information requested on the form available so that the office staff can enter it in the medical records system.

"We take great pride in our team of gastroenterologists in Philadelphia that always offers friendly, personalized care. We strive to build on the excellent rapport we have developed with our patients and referring healthcare providers. We are honored when a healthcare provider and their office refers a patient to our practice. This means we are taking good care of our patient's health care needs," said Dr. Geoffrey Braden a gastroenterologist in Bala Cynwyd at G.I. Specialists.

Established 30 years ago, G.I. Specialists continues to grow in size, which maintains their ability to provide patients in Philadelphia with care including stomach pain, heartburn, colon cancer and colonoscopy. With 11 board-certified gastroenterologists in Philadelphia, a highly qualified nursing staff, and dozens of other dedicated team members, G.I. Specialists maintains the ability to provide current patients and referred patients with the best care available.

Each physician has faculty privileges at Drexel University College of Medicine, while the doctors are on staff at Aria Health hospitals (Torresdale and Bucks County campuses), and at Roxborough Hospital.

"It is our objective as practitioners, to deserve the trust our patients place in us. This includes striving for patient care experiences that are always respectful and compassionate," said Dr. Braden. "We work closely with our patients and their families, as well as referring physicians and collaborating with specialists to offer the latest knowledge at the convenience of three community locations in the Philadelphia area."

Whether patients want to visit G.I. Specialists in Philadelphia, Langhorne or Bala Cynwyd, PA, Dr. Braden and his team of gastroenterologists are available to help. Through healthcare provider referrals, patients can gain confidence in G.I. Specialists for the best care possible for an array of procedures, including colonoscopy for patients in Philadelphia and surrounding areas.

About G.I. Specialists: Established over 30 years ago, G.I. Specialists is a team of 11 gastroenterologists in Bala Cynwyd, Philadelphia and Langhorne, PA devoted to the full range of G.I. diseases and conditions, including colonoscopy, stomach pain, colon cancer and heart burn, among other conditions and diseases. G.I. Specialists consists of Drs. Harvey Lefton, MD, FASGE, Jeffrey Pilchman, MD, Gregory Schapiro, MD, Jamie Kasper, MD, Jenifer Lehrer, MD, Matthew Cohen, MD, Geoffrey Braden, MD, Alexander Harmatz, MD, Raynard Cheung, MD, Paul Weisberg, MD, and Anthony Rosa, MD. All of the specialists at G.I. Specialists are active in professional societies and participate in continuing medical education to keep current on the latest strategies for helping their patients. Each has areas of special interest and expertise while still offering general care for conditions of the digestive system for inpatients and outpatients. All of the doctors at G.I. Specialists are board-certified in the subspecialty of gastroenterology.

Media Contact:
Dr. Anthony Rosa
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10800 Knights Road Suite 240
Philadelphia, PA 19114
(215) 702-7090

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