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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 74

1700 Tree Ln Ste 190
Snellville, GA 30078
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Dr. Brooks Jr.' Experience

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Dr. Brooks Jr.' Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Procedures Dr. Brooks Jr. Performs

  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
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Atlanta Gastroenterology Assocs
Atlanta Gastroenterology Assocs
1700 Tree Ln Ste 190
Snellville, GA 30078
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    Dr. Brooks Jr.' Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
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    • Anemia
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Esophageal Dilation
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastroparesis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Ulcerative Colitis
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Emory University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1967

    Internship Hospital

    Emory Affil Hosps
    Complete in 1968

    Residency Hospital

    Emory Affil Hosps

    Fellowship Hospital

    Emory Affil Hosps
    Complete in 1974
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Brooks Jr. & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Brooks Jr.' Office & Staff

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Brooks Jr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3 out of 5

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    3 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Atlanta Gastroenterology Assocs
    1700 Tree Ln Ste 190
    Snellville, GA 30078
    (770) 972-4780 (Office)
    (770) 822-4989 (Fax)
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