News and Updates

November 14, 2017

The Great American Smokeout is November 16

The American Cancer Society sponsors this event to raise awareness about the dangers of smoking. Did you know that smoking may also increase your risk for conditions and diseases of the digestive system including colon cancer? If you smoke, we urge you to quit smoking. We offer several useful resources in this article to get you started.


October 30, 2017

When to see a doctor: Don’t ignore these GI symptoms

We often postpone seeing a doctor for worrisome or painful digestive symptoms. However, these symptoms can be an indicator that something serious is happening. In this blog article, we offer guidance for deciding when to seek medical attention.


October 17, 2017

Probiotics: Do they work?

In theory, probiotics can help restore or maintain healthy digestion and also boost immune function. There is no conclusive research data at this time that proves the effectiveness of probiotics. However, we are optimistic about probiotics and watching the research closely.


October 4, 2017

Diagnosing Celiac Disease: The Challenges

Over 2 million people in the U.S. have celiac disease and it is estimated that 80% of these people have not been diagnosed. This is alarming because of the long-term health consequences of untreated celiac disease.


September 8, 2017

Football Friday at RGA

Friday Fun We are ..RGA. There is a lot of team spirit today at Richmond Gastroenterology.  Friday September 9th is Football Friday at RGA . We are wearing jerseys from our favorite teams and looking for a “win”when our teams play this weekend.   There are Cowboys, Redskins,Eagles, Jets, Patriots,Giants, Titans and even a Steeler fan or […]


August 30, 2017

Italian Roasted Red Potatoes

We wanted to share some great recipes that are gluten-free as well as lactose-free that showcase fresh ingredients.  This week we have a Italian roasted red potatoes recipe.


August 15, 2017

Peach and Black Bean Salad Recipe

We wanted to share some great recipes that are gluten-free as well as lactose-free that showcase fresh ingredients.  This week we have a peach and black bean salad recipe.


July 31, 2017

Fire & Ice Watermelon Salsa

We wanted to share some great recipes that are gluten-free as well as lactose-free that showcase fresh ingredients.  This week we have a fire and ice watermelon salsa recipe.


July 13, 2017

Chili Roasted Sweet Potatoes

We wanted to share some great recipes that are gluten-free as well as lactose-free that showcase fresh ingredients.  This week we have a chili roasted sweet potatoes recipe.