About Wiley D. Truss, MD, MPH

Dr. Truss joined Gastro Health in July 2017 and practices at our Brookwood and Prattville locations.

He obtained his undergraduate degree from Birmingham-Southern College.  He then went on to obtain his Masters in Public Health at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Public Health majoring in Epidemiology.  He obtained his medical degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Medicine and remained at UAB to complete his internal medicine internship and residency training as well as his gastroenterology fellowship training.  Dr. Truss is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

His clinical interests include gastrointestinal malignancies and GI bleeding.  He has particular research interests in small bowel bleeding as well as GI bleeding in high-risk populations, for which he has contributed several publications.

 
Dr. Truss is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterological Association, and the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.
 
Dr. Truss enjoys traveling, cooking, and spending time with his wife, Rachel Vinson Truss, and their 4 children Abigail, Hannah, Caleb, and Philip Truss.  He attends Hunter Street Baptist Church and has interests in overseas medical missions.

Conditions & Procedures

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acid Reflux & GERD
  • Anal Fistulas
  • Anemia
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Colitis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Diseases & Polyps
  • Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
  • Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Constipation
  • Crohn’s & Ulcerative Colitis
  • Diarrhea
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dyspepsia
  • Dyspepsia
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysphagia
  • Gastritis
  • Gastritis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis
  • Indigestion
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Peptic Ulcer Disease
  • Peptic Ulcer Disease
  • Capsule Endoscopy (Pill Cam)
  • Colonoscopy (Screening & Diagnostic)
  • EGD (Upper Endoscopy)
  • ERCP & Stents
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • PEG Placement
  • PEG Placement

Office Locations

Primary Location

Picture of the Brookwood Office

Brookwood

513 Brookwood Blvd.
Suite 401
Birmingham, AL 35209

Phone: 205-870-0256
Fax: 877-342-3339

Additional Locations

Prattville

645 McQueen Smith Rd.
Suite 106
Prattville, AL 36066

Phone: 205-870-0256
Fax: 877-342-3339

Directions

Grandview

3570 Grandview Pkwy.
Suite 200
Birmingham, AL 35243

Phone: 205-663-1023
Fax: 866-813-9501

Directions

Procedure Locations

Having a procedure? It may not always be in the same location where you consulted with your doctor. Check with your doctor to make sure you’re headed to the right place.

Insurance

  • BlueCross BlueShield - AL
  • Bright Health Plan - AL
  • Cigna - AL
  • Health Choice PPO - AL
  • Medicare - AL
  • Medicare Railroad
  • Viva Health
  • Viva Health Medicare

Education

Medical

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Residency

University of Alabama at Birmingham - Res IM

Internship

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Fellowship

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Other

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Professional Highlights

Dr. Truss's clinical interests include gastrointestinal malignancies and GI bleeding.  He has particular research interests in small bowel bleeding as well as GI bleeding in high-risk populations, for which he has contributed several publications.

Certifications

Board Certified in Gastroenterology

Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy