Baptist Medical Group – Gastroenterology

At Baptist Medical Group – Gastroenterology, our expert team provides attentive and professional care. Our staff is courteous, dedicated and always working to put you, our patient, first.

When it comes to referrals, patient referral contact is initiated the same day it's received to ensure all patients receive the care they need in a timely fashion.

Medical Services

We offer a full scope digestive health services including diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the esophagus, bowels liver, pancreas, and stomach. Specific services include treatment for:
• Heartburn
• Ulcers
• Persistent nausea and vomiting
• Difficulty swallowing
• Constipation
• Bleeding from the bowel
• Abdominal pain
• Persistent diarrhea
• Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
• Crohn’s disease

As well as procedures that include:
• Colonoscopy
• Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)

Our Staff

While at our office, you’ll meet with several of our caring Baptist Medical Group staff members. Our front office staff will help you get settled and complete your paperwork. They’ll also see that our clinical staff know of your arrival and can start your care. 

New Patients

We’re so happy to have the opportunity to provide you with the compassionate, personal health-care experience you deserve. To ensure you have a pleasant first office visit, we ask that you please download and complete your new-patient paperwork prior to your appointment. Bring the completed paperwork along with the items provided in the “What to Bring” section below. Please also be sure to review the full “Appointment Information” section. As always, you can contact our office with any questions.

Appointment Information

Please give 24-hour notice if you are unable to keep an appointment. If you are a new patient, arrive 15 minutes prior to scheduled time. Bring insurance cards as well as a current list of medications.

Financial Information

It’s our policy that co-payments, co-insurance, deductibles and any outstanding balances are due at the time of service. This means that you will be expected to pay those items (as defined by your insurance policy) while at our office for your scheduled appointment. For your convenience, we accept payments by cash, check or credit card.

It’s important to note that you are financially responsible for the care you receive, even if your insurance does not pay. If you have questions, we encourage you to contact our office and our staff will do everything we can to serve you.

Referring To Our Practice

Order Facilitator is preferred for referrals, however, we gladly accept fax and phone referrals with demographics, insurance/authorization information, reports and physician dictations. Physicians or office staff may call (850) 626-9626 or fax the information to (850) 626-9606.

Your Primary Care Physician

We value your relationship with your primary care physician and want to ensure that he or she stays actively involved and informed of every step of your health-care journey. We’ll be sure to communicate with your primary care physician and keep him or her as the leader of your health-care team.

If you do not have a primary care physician, we will gladly help you find one that best meets your individual needs. We also encourage you to see if a Baptist Medical Group internal medicine or family medicine practice location is near you. To begin your search, click here.