Gastro Health, a national leading medical group specializing in digestive and liver health, has finalized a partnership with Gastroenterology Consultants of Polk County in Davenport, Florida. This is Gastro Health’s sixth partnership in the Central Florida region.
Gastroenterology Consultants of Polk County is joining with one board-certified gastroenterologist, Devendra S. Kahlon, MD, and one advanced practice provider (APP). Dr. Kahlon treats a broad range of gastrointestinal disorders and performs general GI procedures as well as hemorrhoid banding. Him and his team are devoted to delivering excellent, individualized gastrointestinal care to the community.
"We are excited to partner with Dr. Kahlon to broaden our presence in the Central Florida region," remarked Joseph Garcia, CEO of Gastro Health. "Their teams' approach to patient care aligns seamlessly with our mission."
"After assessing possibilities for the future of my practice, I recognized the advantages of collaborating with an established leader in the field of gastroenterology," expressed Dr. Devendra S. Kahlon. "The partnership with Gastro Health provides my team with technological resources and supportive tools to enhance our processes, ultimately benefiting the healthcare experience for our patients."
This latest acquisition by Gastro Health is part of a continued national growth and expansion period in the single-specialty gastroenterology sector over the last several years. Gastro Health has a presence in seven states – Florida, Alabama, Washington, Virginia, Ohio, Maryland, and Massachusetts – with over 375 physicians and 150 locations consisting of medical offices, infusion centers, imaging services, and a specialty pharmacy. Additionally, Gastro Health owns and operates endoscopy centers in five of the seven states and operates pathology and anesthesia services.