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Dr. Erik Person, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.8 (24)
Map Pin Small Athens, GA
Accepting new patients
15 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Erik Person, MD

Dr. Erik Person, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Athens, GA. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 15 years of experience. They graduated from Augusta University Medical College of Georgia and is affiliated with Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Person an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Person works at Gastroenterology Associates of Athens - Athens in Athens, GA. They frequently treat conditions like Constipation, Nausea and Abdominal Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and 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. Person's Office Locations

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    Gastroenterology Associates of Athens - Athens
    340 N Milledge Ave Ste B, Athens, GA 30601 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (706) 548-0008

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  • Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center

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Constipation
Nausea
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Abdominal Pain
Dysphagia
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Acute Gastritis
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Anemia
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Ascites
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Barrett's Esophagus
Chronic Gastritis
Cirrhosis
Colorectal Polyp
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diarrhea
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Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophagitis
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroparesis
Gastroptosis
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Ulcer
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Joint Pain
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Reflux Esophagitis
Tobacco Use Disorder
Unexplained Weight Loss
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Vitamin_Deficiency
Vomiting Disorders
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
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
Adult Failure to Thrive
Alcoholic Hepatitis
All Types of Food Poisoning
Anal or Rectal Pain
Barretts Esophagus with Dysplasia
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bile Duct Obstruction
Biliary Cirrhosis
Cachexia
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Celiac Disease
Coccygeal Pain
Congenital Achalasia
Duodenal Cancer
Dysentery
E. coli Food Poisoning
Enteritis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Food Allergy
Food Poisoning
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastrojejunal Ulcer
Giardiasis
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Ischemic Colitis
Lactose Intolerance
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Muscle Spasm
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Pernicious Anemia
Potassium Deficiency
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Rectal Ulcer
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Rhabdomyolysis
Salmonella Food Poisoning
Shortness of Breath
Spleen Cyst
Splenomegaly
Throat Pain
Thrush
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Ulcerative Colitis
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Bile Duct Procedure
Colon Cancer Screening
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Gallbladder Scan
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    4.8
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    Based on 24 ratings
    Patient Ratings (24)
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    4 Star
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    About Dr. Erik Person, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 15 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1609003912
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Augusta University Medical College of Georgia
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Tulane University
    Undergraduate School

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Erik Person, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Person is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Person works at Gastroenterology Associates of Athens - Athens in Athens, GA. View the full address on Dr. Person’s profile.

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

    24 patients have reviewed Dr. Person. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Person.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Person, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Person appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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