When It’s More than a Stomach Ache

Lexington Clinic Gastroenterology doctors provide treatment for a wide range of gastrointestinal issues and comprehensive care for any and all diseases involving the digestive track.

 
 
 
 

Services and Procedures

  • Celiac disease testing and management
  • Colonoscopy with: biopsy, polypectomy and stricture dilation
  • EGD with: argon plasma coagulation/ablation angiodysplasia: band ligation of varices; dilation of esophagus and pylorus; and PEG placement/replacement; sclerotherapy
  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) with: sphincterectomy, stent placement, stone removal
  • Evaluation and treatment of: abdominal pain, constipation/diarrhea, general GI issues, GERD, inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome, nausea, peptic ulcer disease and vomiting.  
  • Flexible sigmoidoscopy with: biopsy, dilation, polypectomy
  • Liver disease: autoimmune hepatitis; biliary disease; hemochromatosis; hepatitis C and hepatitis B; steatohepatitis (fatty liver); paracentesis, percutaneous liver biopsy
  • Medical therapy for hepatitis
  • Small bowel capsule endoscopy (Pillcam®)
  • Specialists in irritable bowel syndrome
  • Treatment for: constipation/diarrhea; GERD; inflammatory bowel disease; irritable bowel syndrome; peptic ulcer disease

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Contact

Lexington Clinic Ambulatory Surgery Center, Suite 201

(Located behind the main Lexington Clinic Campus on South Broadway)

Telephone: (859) 258-4950   Fax: (859) 258-4618
Toll Free: (877) 232-3533
Address: 1225 South Broadway, Suite 201, Lexington, KY 40504
Hours: Mon.-Fri.: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

 


Specialty Clinics

  • Nicholasville
  • Richmond
Gastroenterology Patient Forms

Providers

Matthew D.  Ashmun
Matthew D. Ashmun, MD

Location: Lexington Clinic Endoscopy and Surgical Center, Suite 201

Phone: (859) 258-4950

An-Yu   Chen
An-Yu Chen, MD

Location: Lexington Clinic Endoscopy and Surgical Center, 1221 South Broadway

Phone: (859) 258-4950

Amy  Collins
Amy Collins, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC

Location: Lexington Clinic Ambulatory Surgery Center, Suite 201

Phone: (859) 258-4950

James B.  Hunter
James B. Hunter, MD

Location: Lexington Clinic Endoscopy and Surgical Center, 1221 South Broadway

Phone: (859) 258-4950

Scott A.  Merkley
Scott A. Merkley, MD

Location: Lexington Clinic Endoscopy and Surgical Center, Suite 201

Phone: (859) 258-4950