Gastroenterology is the study of the colon and rectum, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and liver. Gastroenterologists are specialists who detect and prevent colon and rectal cancer. They 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 - Gloucester

Riverside Gastroenterology Specialists - Eastern Shore

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:

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 Onancock)

Cancer Specialists of Tidewater


Radiation Oncology

Radiation Oncology Specialists
The following providers are part of the Riverside Radiation Oncology Specialists team. 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.

  • Amy Grant, RN, OCN, Colorectal and Gastrointestinal Cancer Patient Navigator

Outreach and Education

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