Author Archives: Gastroenterology Consultants

Patient Alert Notice: Cyber Ransomware Attack 1/10/2021

Notice To All Patients: Gastroenterology Consultants, PA experienced a cyber ransomware attack on January 10, 2021. We have resolved the cyber issues and remediated and restored our systems to a more secure state. After undertaking an extensive data mining process … Continue reading

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Inclement Weather-Clinics Closed Tuesday

INCLEMENT WEATHER- CLINICS CLOSED TUESDAY FEBRUARY 16, 2021 UPDATE: For the safety of our patients and staff, Gastroenterology Consultants, PA clinics will be closed Tuesday February 16, 2021. This closure affects all ASC’s including Bay Area Endoscopy, Pearland Surgery Center … Continue reading

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WEATHER UPDATE Inclement Weather Update, Friday, February 12, 2021 (2:00 P.M.): All Gastroenterology Consultants, PA Locations will be closed on Monday, Feb. 15 Due to Icy Weather Conditions. Forecast models are predicting below-freezing cold weather and a wintery-precipitation event expected … Continue reading

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We Welcome Dr. Meera B. Avila To Our Practice

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Meera Bala Avila has joined our group. A native Houstonian, Dr. Meera Avila was actually born at HCA Clear Lake Hospital. She went to Washington University in St. Louis for her undergraduate  degree … Continue reading

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Weather Update With Latest Care Options And Clinic Operations

The safety of our patients is of the utmost importance. At this time hurricane Laura is expected to make landfall Wednesday evening with winds beginning early Wednesday morning. As members of the community we want to keep everyone safe so during … Continue reading

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Dr. Franz E. Schneider Retires From Gastroenterology Consultants, PA

  August 24, 2020 It is with mixed emotions that I am announcing my retirement from Gastroenterology Consultants, P.A. effective September 30, 2020. As of September 30, 2020 the other physicians practicing at the office will be taking over my … Continue reading

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In Clinic Appointments Now Available (COVID-19)

  Beginning May 1, 2020 we are expanding our appointments to include face-to-face visits. We will continue to follow federal, state and county guidelines by implementing safety protocols for all patients before and upon entry of clinic.  Virtual Appointments:  We … Continue reading

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The Importance Of Social Distancing

Medical providers are finding more people who show no symptoms while still testing positive for coronavirus, while others can be infected for a couple of weeks without showing symptoms. Social distancing comes with a recommended 6 ft. between yourself and … Continue reading

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Using Chrome Or Firefox For Your Telehealth Visit

 If using your computer or tablet for an office visit seems daunting rest assured the process is easy. Below we’ve provided videos to help you navigate through your first virtual appointment with our office. Checking in as a patient: Using Chrome … Continue reading

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Providing Telemedicine To Our Patients

EXCITING NEWS! Now Offering you a Telemedicine Option In response to the federal government and public health officials’ guidance regarding social distancing we have implemented Telemedicine option to all our patients. If this is new to you we have Q&A’s … Continue reading

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