Gastroenterologist In Bala Cynwyd Offers Online Patient Forms
PHILADELPHIA, PA, March 31, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ -- At G.I. Specialists, Drs. Harvey Lefton, MD, FASGE, Jeffrey Pilchman, MD, Gregory Schapiro, MD, Jamie Kasper, MD, Jenifer Lehrer, MD, Matthew Cohen, MD, Geoffrey Braden, MD, Alexander Harmatz, MD, Raynard Cheung, MD, Paul Weisberg, MD, and Anthony Rosa, MD, gastroenterologists in Bala Cynwyd, pride themselves on a patient-oriented focus in all areas of care. This means courtesy, consideration, and communication.
Both new patients and patients who require follow-up visits can utilize the patient forms for improved care at their next visit. Whether patients are visiting G.I. Specialists for stomach pain, heartburn, endoscopic procedures, or a colonoscopy in Bala Cynwyd, among others, these Bala Cynwyd and Philadelphia gastroenterologists want their patients to feel not just cared for, but well guided through the care process.
"Our patient forms can now easily be found on our practice website so that our patients can expedite their next visit. Whether they are new to our office, or are returning for another procedure, our forms are available for them to fill out so they can spend more time in diagnosis and treatment than in the waiting room filling out paperwork," said Dr. Geoffrey Braden, Bala Cynwyd gastroenterologist.
Patients who do not have an up-to-date patient information form, a release of medical information form and privacy form on file with G.I. Specialists are encouraged to print the available forms to fill out and bring into the office for their appointment. The completion of these forms will make the patient's next appointment at G.I.Specialists, Philadelphia, PA gastroenterologists, easier, as these forms are required at the time of their visit.
Additionally, patients who are scheduled for a colonoscopy, sigmoidoscopy, upper endoscopy, or capsule endoscopy are encouraged to read "instructions for preparing for your procedure." This will help patients to better understand their upcoming procedure so that they can feel more comfortable.
About G.I. Specialists: Established over 30 years ago, G.I. Specialists is a team of 11 gastroenterologists in Bala Cynwyd, Philadelphia and Langhorne, PA devoted to the full range of G.I. diseases and conditions, including colonoscopy, stomach pain, colon cancer and heart burn, among other conditions and diseases. G.I. Specialists consists of Drs. Harvey Lefton, MD, FASGE, Jeffrey Pilchman, MD, Gregory Schapiro, MD, Jamie Kasper, MD, Jenifer Lehrer, MD, Matthew Cohen, MD, Geoffrey Braden, MD, Alexander Harmatz, MD, Raynard Cheung, MD, Paul Weisberg, MD, and Anthony Rosa, MD. All of the specialists at G.I. Specialists are active in professional societies and participate in continuing medical education to keep current on the latest strategies for helping their patients. Each has areas of special interest and expertise while still offering general care for conditions of the digestive system for inpatients and outpatients. All of the doctors at G.I. Specialists are board-certified in the subspecialty of gastroenterology.