East Liverpool, OH - June 29, 2015
River Valley Physicians welcomes back to its provider family Dr. Michael
Pezzone. Dr. Pezzone is board certified in Internal medicine, Gastroenterology,
Hepatology and Nutrition. Dr. Pezzone is providing gastroenterology and
hepatology services to the patients of River Valley Physicians (RVP) via
RVP’s surgery services office at 205 West Sixth Street, East Liverpool.
This is a return for Dr. Pezzone, who took a leave of absence due to unforeseen
circumstances having nothing to do with his medical practice. “RVP
is thrilled to welcome Dr. Pezzone back”, said Beth Weir, Executive
Director of RVP. “Our patients are also happy that he is back. The
citizens in East Liverpool and the surrounding area are very fortunate
to have access to a gastroenterologist of Dr. Pezzone’s caliber.”
Dr. Pezzone brings more than 21 years of experience to the practice and
enjoys helping patients improve and achieve a better quality of life.
He is a national and international expert in functional bowel disorders
including irritable bowel syndrome, constipation, and other disorders
of motility and visceral pain. Dr. Pezzone is a local expert in celiac
disease and other allergic and/or inflammatory disorders of the gastrointestinal
tract and a regular lecturer for the University of Pittsburgh School of
Medicine. He lectures on many different topics including the treatment
of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and colon physiology and motility. He
has been named Pittsburgh Magazine’s Top Doctor in Gastroenterology
and Castle Connolly (New York, NY) Top Doctor since 2008.
To schedule an appointment to see Dr. Pezzone please contact River Valley
Physicians Gastroenterology office at 330-386-6444.
Dr. Pezzone’s practice site houses the RVP service lines of general
surgery, gastroenterology and urology and is one of eight RVP specialties
located in six sites around the Calcutta and East Liverpool area. Dr.
Pezzone joins RVP’s other 19 providers—plus its 10 East Liverpool
City Hospital family medicine residents—in providing care for our
patients. Other RVP sites and specialties include Family Medicine, Orthopedics
& Sports Medicine, Ear, Nose & Throat/Audiology, Internal Medicine
and OB/GYN. River Valley Physicians currently operates eight different
offices including Family Medicine, Orthopedics & Sports Medicine,
Urology, Ear Nose & Throat / Audiology, Internal Medicine, OB / GYN,
General Surgery, and Gastroenterology in the East Liverpool / Calcutta
area. For more information please visit them on the web at http://www.rvphysicians.com.