Gastro Health acquires Gastroenterology Consultants, PA Practice

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Gastro Health's 25th location and largest practice acquisition in company history

Gastro Health, LLC has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the practice of Gastroenterology Consultants, PA which serves patients in two locations in Hollywood and Cooper City. As part of the acquisition, Gastro Health will also secure the practice’s anesthesia ancillary service, GCPA Anesthesia Services, LLC.

Gastroenterology Consultants, PA is comprised of nine full-time physicians, one anesthesiologist, one physician assistant, two nurse practitioners and three certified registered nurse anesthetists making it Gastro Health’s largest practice acquisition to date. The office will become Gastro Health’s 25th South Florida location and the company’s second Broward County location once it goes live in August, 2017.

Led by David S. Weiss, M.D., providers for this practice include Barry Migicovsky, M.D., Jeffrey B. Kaner, M.D., Alix Lanoue,M.D., Leon S. Maratchi, M.D., Baaz Mishiev, M.D., Enrique G. Molina, M.D., Joel Z. Stengel, M.D., Adam C. Lessne, M.D. Many of the physicians hold leadership roles at the hospitals for which they provide service. In addition, Gastroenterology Consultants, PA is rated in the top 45 gastroenterology practices in the U.S. based on patient reviews*.

Physicians at Gastroenterology Consultants, PA will continue to provide high quality care for procedures such as colonoscopy, upper GI endoscopy, ERCP procedures for the diagnosis of diseases, and more. By joining Gastro Health’s network, the group will be able to offer even more patients the safe and affordable gastrointestinal care they need. All of Gastro Health’s care centers are equipped with the latest state-of-the-art technology to ensure the best outcomes possible for each individual patient.

“At Gastroenterology Consultants, PA, we take great pride in offering our patients outstanding care,” said Dr. David Weiss. “By becoming part of Gastro Health, one of the most recognized gastroenterology groups in the country with an outstanding reputation, our patients will now benefit from the additional resources we will be able to provide.”

“We are very proud to have Gastroenterology Consultants, PA as a part of Gastro Health,” said Gastro Health CEO, Alejandro Fernandez. “This is our largest acquisition to date and sets the tone for our future growth.”

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*Becker’s GI & Endoscopy/Angie’s List 2017

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Gastro Health, founded in 2006, is South Florida’s largest, private gastroenterology network comprised of over 60 physicians in 25 locations. Gastro Health provides patients access to some of the nation’s premier gastroenterologists, pediatric gastroenterologists, colorectal surgeons, and allied health professionals. In addition to delivering gastrointestinal care, providers offer a wide range of additional services including: anesthesia, infusion, imaging, pathology, specialty pharmacy and in-office RX dispensing. Gastro Health takes pride in providing outstanding medical care and an exceptional healthcare experience for patients.

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