Jennifer H.

Medical Records/Front Office

 

Jennifer joined Gastrointestinal Associates of Cleveland in 2010.  Jennifer began her medical career in 1998 and her experience includes orthopedics, internal medicine, pediatrics and gastroenterology. 

Crystle, CCS-P

Billing Coordinator

 

Crystle joined Gastrointestinal Associates of Cleveland in 2011.  Crystle has been a Certified Coding Specialist through AHIMA since 2002.  She received an associate's degree in Health Information Management from Chattanooga State in 2004.  Crystle has worked in the medical field for approximately 12 years.  She has experience working in OB/GYN as well as gastroenterology.  She was promoted to Billing Coordinator in 2016. 

Kelli

Clinical

 

Kelli worked with Gastrointestinal Associates of Cleveland for three years as a medical assistant and left to finish nursing school.  After graduating in 2017, she has returned to our practice.   Kelli has worked in the medical field for many years and has experience in internal medicine as well as gastroenterology.

Jill C.

Front Office

 

Jill started with Gastrointestinal Associates of Cleveland in 2013.  She has almost eight years experience in the medical field in numerous capacities including front office, medical records, billing and precertification.   Jill has worked in  cardiology, internal medicine, gastroenterology, hematology, pulmonology and endocrinology.   

Marilyn, CMA

Clinical Department


In 2015 Marilyn joined Gastrointestinal Associates of Cleveland.  She has worked more than 17 years as a Certified Medical Assistant and has experience working in a large internal medicine practice, as well as pediatrics and urgent care. 






Jaelyn

Front Office


Jae came to Gastrointestinal Associates of Cleveland in 2015 after relocating from Denver.  She has worked more than 7 years in the medical and counseling field.  She has experience as a volunteer, front office secretary,  as well as working as an office manager.  





Misty, LPN

Clinical Department

 

Misty joined Gastrointestinal Associates of Cleveland when she graduated nursing school in 2002.  She has worked directly with the physicians and nurse practitioner since that time ensuring that patients needs are met.   For many years Misty was the only clinical staff member and was responsible for all aspects of patient care. 

         
                    


Karen Bowman, FACMPE CPC

Practice Manager


Karen has been the practice manager with Gastrointestinal Associates of Cleveland since 2004.   She has 20 years experience in medical practice management.  She is a fellow with the American College of Medical Practice Executives where she is board certified in medical practice management.  She is also a Certified Professional Coder through the AAPC.

 

Karen has served on the board of the Cleveland Medical Group Management Association in numerous capacities, including President, as well as the Cleveland chapter of the AAPC.  She is currently the Immediate Past President of the Tennessee Medical Group Management Association.

 

Karen has also served on the Cahaba Provider Outreach and Education Advisory Board.

 

 

Cindy

Lab

 

Cindy has been with Gastrointestinal Associates of Cleveland since 2012, serving as our phlebotomist, working for PathGroup Laboratory.  She has worked in the medical field for 9 years with experience in OB/GYN and gastroenterology offices. 

Lisa, CMA

Clinical Department


Lisa is a Certified Medical Assistant and began her career in the medical field in 2011 working in a busy internal medicine practice.  She has been with Gastrointestinal Associates of Cleveland since 2015 and is a scheduling specialist in our clinical department, after moving to this position from being a clinical staff assistant. 

Amanda

Clinical Department

 

Amanda joined Gastrointestinal Associates of Cleveland in 2010 working in the front office.   Amanda has 10 years experience working in the medical field.  Prior to joining our office, she worked in the pharmacy industry for three years.  Amanda is also a certified Pharmacy Tech.   In 2014 Amanda began working in the insurance and billing department and transferred to the clinical department in 2016.

Alice

Clinical Department


Alice joined Gastrointestinal Associates of Cleveland in 2014 working as a front office specialist and changed positions to become a scheduling specialist in our clinical department in 2017.    She began her medical career in 1984 and has 20 years experience working a hospital setting as well as many years experience working in physician practices including general surgery and gastroenterology.