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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 60

7611 Forest Ave Ste 410
Richmond, VA 23229
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1602 Skipwith Rd
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Gastrointestinal Specialists, Inc
Forest Medical Plaza
7611 Forest Ave Ste 410
Richmond, VA 23229
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    Dr. Brand Jr.'s Experience

    Dr. Brand Jr.'s Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
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    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Colon Cancer Screening
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Colorectal Cancer Screening
    • Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
    • Endoscopic Polypectomy
    • Endoscopic Ultrasound
    • Endoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • ERCP With Spincterotomy
    • Esophageal pH Monitoring
    • Esophageal Stenting
    • Esophagoscopy
    • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
    • Hemorrhoid Treatment
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Manometry
    • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
    • Screening Colonoscopy
    • Sigmoidoscopy
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Celiac Disease
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colitis
    • Colon Cancer
    • Colon Disorders
    • Colon Polyp
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diarrhea
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulum of Esophagus
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Dilation
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
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    • Esophagitis
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis
    • Hepatitis A
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Cancer
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Malnutrition
    • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Pouchitis
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Virginia.
    • 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

    Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1980

    Internship Hospital

    Brooke Amc
    Complete in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    Brooke Amc
    Complete in 1983

    Undergraduate Schools

    Wesleyan University
    Graduated in 1994
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Brand Jr. & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Brand Jr.'s Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Bon Secours Memorial Regional Medical Center

    • Bon Secours St. Mary's Hospital

    • Henrico Doctors' Hospital

    • Parham Doctors' Hospital

    • Retreat Doctors' Hospital

    • CJW Medical Center - Chippenham

    • CJW Medical Center - Johnston Willis

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Brand Jr.

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.9
    • 27 Star Ratings
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brand Jr. to family and friends

    4.9 out of 5

    27 responses

    Dr. Brand Jr.'s Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.6 out of 5

    24 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    26 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.7 out of 5

    26 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    26 responses

    Experience with Dr. Brand Jr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.9 out of 5

    27 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.9 out of 5

    27 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.9 out of 5

    27 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.9 out of 5

    27 responses

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    Is Dr. Brand Jr. accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
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    • Principal Financial Group
    • Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care)
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • WellPoint
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    Office Locations

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    Gastrointestinal Specialists, Inc
    Forest Medical Plaza
    7611 Forest Ave Ste 410
    Richmond, VA 23229
    (804) 285-8206 (Office)
    (804) 497-5469 (Fax)
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