Digestive Diseases Center

  • Stable group founded in 1977 has grown steadily to meet demand: Dr. Rao – 1977; Dr. Reddy – 1982; Dr. Albibi – 1998; Dr. Finlaw – 2000; Dr. Wells – 2007; Dr. Shilpa Reddy – 2012.
  • Group is supported by 8+ Midlevels, Nurses, Medical Assistants, Technical Staff, Clinical Lab Personnel (moderate level complexity supported by external Pathologist), Front Office Staff, Billing Dept. Staff, HR Specialist, IT Specialist, Transcriptionists, etc.
  • Midlevels also provide rounding coverage at hospitals. Duties include: conduct physical exams; assesses health status; place orders; interprets tests; prescribes medications; consult with physicians as needed and refer to physicians for more complicated medical cases, or cases that are not part of the midlevel’s scope of work; monitor therapies to provide continuity of care; triage patient calls to evaluate patient’s problems; counsels patient/family on preventive health care; document patient information and care in medical record.
  • The new physician will be responsible for extender supervision for their support.
  • ERCP and EUS training & experience strongly preferred – financial consideration for EUS service provision.
  • Ownership available in practice owned endoscopy center: 4 procedure rooms, 16 Pre/Post-Op Rooms jointly owned with AmSurg. In-house histopathology lab owned by practice.
  • Office space 17,283 sf: 17 exam rooms, 4 procedure rooms, and 16 triage/recovery rooms.
  • Payor-mix is: 53% Private insurance; 41% Medicare; 2% Medicaid; 3% Self-Pay 1% Other.
  • Primary Hospital is Gulf Coast Medical Center, one mile from office. Secondary Hospital 2 miles away is Bay Medical Sacred Heart. Rotation once every 6 weeks from 7am-5pm and weekends. Physician extenders are utilized.
  • Busy practice sees 200-300 patients daily and is booked out two to three weeks.
  • Majority of colo/endo procedures performed at partnered ASC under same roof as practice.
  • Practice is main group in market and surrounding counties.
  • NextGen EHR/PM System.
  • First 2 years employment by group, then opportunity for partnership buy-in.
  • Partner compensation well above MGMA median.
  • Strategic advantages: A 40 years old, established and very successful practice, 1 out of 6 call schedule, and a financially rewarding practice
  • Featuring 27 miles of white sand beaches along the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico, Panama City Beach is home to two State Parks, waterfront restaurants that serve up fresh local seafood, and legendary attractions. The waters here are famous with fishermen and scuba divers who enjoy the benefits of dozens artificial reefs located offshore, and with a coastline that angles slightly toward the west, in Panama City Beach you can watch the sunset over the Gulf of Mexico every day of the year. Popular theme parks include Gulf World Marine Park, offering swimming with dolphin experiences, and Shipwreck Island Waterpark, featuring waterslides and pools. St. Andrews State Park is one of 2 protected nature preserves nearby.
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