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Dr. Alan Gamsey, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.5 (58)
Map Pin Small Chesapeake, VA
Accepting new patients
49 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Alan Gamsey, MD

Dr. Alan Gamsey, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Chesapeake, VA. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 49 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Sentara Leigh Hospital and Chesapeake Regional Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Gamsey an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Gamsey works at Practice in Chesapeake, VA with other offices in Virginia Beach, VA. They frequently treat conditions like Constipation and Eosinophilic Esophagitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Gamsey's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Ips of Tidewater LLC
    112 Gainsborough Sq Ste 200, Chesapeake, VA 23320 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (757) 547-0798
  2. 2
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    5701 Cleveland St Ste 100, Virginia Beach, VA 23462 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (757) 547-0798
  3. 3
    Gastroenterology Associates of Tidewater
    661 Independence Pkwy Ste 120, Chesapeake, VA 23320 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (757) 547-0798

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Sentara Leigh Hospital
  • Chesapeake Regional Medical Center

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Treatment frequency



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Constipation
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Hemorrhoids
Abdominal Pain
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
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Barrett's Esophagus
Biliary Cirrhosis
Cirrhosis
Colorectal Polyp
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Duodenitis
Dysphagia
Enteritis
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophagitis
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroparesis
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis C
Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Nausea
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Vomiting Disorders
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Acute Gastritis
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Alcoholic Gastritis
Ascites
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Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bile Duct Obstruction
Celiac Disease
Chronic Gastritis
Colitis
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Colon Cancer
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Cyclical Vomiting
Dehydration
Duodenal Cancer
Duodenal Ulcer
Dysentery
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Dilation
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Gastric Ulcer
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastrojejunal Ulcer
Gastroptosis
Heartburn
Hepatitis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Indigestion
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Ischemic Colitis
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Malnutrition
Pancreatitis
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Pernicious Anemia
Potassium Deficiency
Proctoptosis
Pyloric Stenosis
Rectal Prolapse
Reflux Esophagitis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Spleen Cyst
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Vitamin_Deficiency
Anoscopy
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Bile Duct Procedure
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Endoscopic Polypectomy
Endoscopy
ERCP With Spincterotomy
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    4.5
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    Based on 58 ratings
    Patient Ratings (58)
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    4 Star
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    3 Star
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    2 Star
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    1 Star
    (6)
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    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 49 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1043295348
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Med College Va
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • Med College Penn
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
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    Dr. Alan Gamsey, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Gamsey is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Gamsey has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Gamsey has seen patients for Constipation and Eosinophilic Esophagitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Gamsey on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    58 patients have reviewed Dr. Gamsey. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Gamsey.

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