Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology is the study of the colon and rectum, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and liver. Gastroenterologists are trained to detect and prevent colon and rectal cancer as well as to evaluate and treat gastrointestinal conditions. Riverside gastroenterologists work closely with family practice and other specialty physicians to coordinate a testing, diagnosis and treatment care plan for patients.

Riverside Gastroenterology Specialists - Newport News

Riverside Gastroenterology Specialists - Williamsburg

Riverside Gastroenterology Specialists

  • Jennifer Ross, NP-C (office in Nassawadox)

Cancer Surgery
Riverside Surgical Specialists

Colorectal Surgery
Colorectal surgeons are general surgeons who have completed additional training in the surgical treatment of colon and rectal disorders, including cancer:
Brian J. Billings, M.D. (office in Newport News)

Medical Oncology and Hematology
Medical oncologists are physicians who are specially trained in the treatment of cancer with drugs.

Peninsula Cancer Institute

Riverside Shore Cancer Center (in Nassawadox):

Cancer Specialists of Tidewater

Radiation Oncology Specialists
A radiation oncologist is a physician specialist who uses radiation therapy to treat cancer.

Patient Navigation
Patient navigators become a personal guide through the complexities of health care in general and cancer care in particular.

  • Harolette Kelley, RN, BSN, Colorectal and Gastrointestinal Cancer Patient Navigator

Outreach and Education

  • Fran Holcomb, RN, BSN, OCN, Nurse Educator