Forty-five years, seventeen board certified gastroenterologists, seven certified physician assistants, and over 100 support staff…all dedicated to your health. That is what makes Digestive Disease Associates the premier specialty group of physicians in the region.
Founded in 1972, our practice has evolved into a state of the art facility providing excellent and comprehensive gastroenterology care. We offer a complete range of in-office and surgical-center procedures designed to fit into your schedule.
Our location in the heart of scenic Berks County, Pennsylvania, enables us to serve the needs of our community. Our physicians provide coverage at both Reading Hospital and Penn State Health, St. Joseph. We are committed to continuously educating ourselves and expanding our services to offer you the most advanced gastroenterology care possible.
Nothing matters more than your health. That’s why for over 40 years, Digestive Disease Associates, Ltd. has been committed to keeping you healthy. It is our belief that our patients deserve unmatched expertise and the most advanced care in the industry.
Staying informed is of the utmost importance to maintaining wellness. Our doctors pride themselves on the doctor/patient relationship and strive to work alongside our patients to provide the highest quality care possible. We take the time to listen to you. It’s as simple as that. Our mission is your health.
Monday: 07:00 AM - 05:00 PMTuesday: 07:00 AM - 05:00 PMWednesday: 07:00 AM - 05:00 PMThursday: 07:00 AM - 05:00 PMFriday: 07:00 AM - 05:00 PMSaturday: ClosedSunday: Closed
*Phones go on night service at 4:45 pm
Being well-prepared for your appointment will ensure that the doctor has all of the needed information to provide the best possible care for you. It will also help alleviate any unnecessary anxiety you may be feeling prior to your first appointment. Educate yourself on your symptoms by reviewing the content on this website. We look forward to your first visit.
We hope we have made requesting an appointment a convenient process for you. You have two options depending on if you have been seen in our office previously. You may call our office at 610-374-4401 x5 at any time during our hours of operation from 7 am - 4:45 pm to schedule an appointment.
If you have signed up for our portal, you can sign in and you will be asked to give a few days and times when you are more easily able to have an appointment. We will work to find a slot that meets your day and time scheduling preferences.
If, for any reason, you cannot keep a scheduled appointment, or will be delayed, please call us as soon as possible so we can reschedule you to a convenient time.
We realize that payments for medical services can often be challenging to understand. We will do our best to guide you through the process. If you have questions, please ask, we are here to help you!
Our billing department will file claims directly with your insurance company for your care, as well as taking care of getting any required precertifications.
Please take some time prior to your scheduled appointment to call your insurance company - it is important to find out what your responsibilities are as far as referrals, copays, deductibles, and coinsurance.
Your health is very important to us, and we are willing to work with you financially so that you can get the care that you need. We accept payment in the form of cash, credit card or personal check. If you receive a bill and are unable to pay the balance due, please contact us to discuss payment arrangements.
Our facility is conveniently located in the heart of Berks County, and it was designed to accommodate the needs of our patients. DDA is in a one story building located in a new office park where there is easy access to our facility and plenty of parking.
Digestive Disease Associates continues to offer to our patients an ever expanding list of traditional and cutting edge gastroenterology services.
In addition to office consultations, we offer ancillary services such as an infusion center, capsule endoscopy services, and hemorrhoid treatments. DDA operates its own histology laboratory which is accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP). CAP accreditation is difficult to achieve and is an example of how DDA continues to grow and provide services that are oftentimes found only in a large metropolitan areas and medical centers.