West Georgia Physicians

J. Robert Coggins Jr., MD

Dr. Coggins received his gastroenterology training at the world-renowned Mayo Clinic and opened his LaGrange practice in 1991. You can request your own appointment at his practice, West Georgia Physicians Gastroenterology; a physician referral is not necessary.

Dr. Coggins and his staff treat diseases of the esophagus, stomach, intestines, gall bladder, liver and pancreas, such as:

• Gastroesophageal Reflux, Heartburn (GERD)
• Colon Polyps
• Colon Cancer
• Peptic Ulcer Disease
• Inflammatory conditions of the intestinal tract such as Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
• Swallowing Disorders
• Pancreatitis
• Hepatitis
• Abdominal Pain
• Constipation and Diarrhea
• Rectal Bleeding

Dr. Coggins also has completed three years of speciality training in gastroenterology. Gastroenterology fellowships are only undertaken after four years of medical school and three years of internal medicine residency. This training qualifies him to perform specialized diagnostic procedures including:

• Upper Endoscopy
• Colonoscopy
• Capsule Endoscopy (Pill Cam)

Board Certifications

Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology

Medical School

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN

Residency

Ochsner Foundation Hospital, New Orleans, LA

Fellowship

Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Joined Medical Staff

1991

Achievements

J. Arnold Bargan Award for Outstanding Achievement as a Fellow in Gastroenterology — Mayo Clinic

Specialties

Occupational Medicine

Anesthesiology

Pediatrics

Obstetrics

Dentistry

Internal Medicine

Radiology

Neurology

Family Medicine

Orthopedic Surgery

Pediatric Dentistry

Gastroenterology

Cardiology

Emergency Medicine

Oral Surgery

Podiatry

Otolaryngology

Certified Clinical Densitometrist

Clinical Hypertension Specialist

Surgery

Gynecology

Pathology

Pain Management

Urology

Tempero Mandidular Joint Dysfunction Therapy

Primary Healthcare for Women

Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery

Plastic Surgery

Diabetic Foot Care

Southern Crescent Anesthesiology

Hometown Family Medicine

Pediatric Associates of LaGrange PC

The Children’s Clinic of LaGrange

Nephrology

Internal Medicine/Hospital Medicine

The Kidney Clinic

Vascular Surgery

Emory at LaGrange

LaGrange Women’s Health

George W. Baker Jr. DMD PC & Associates

Emergency Department

WellStar Medical Group Hospital Medicine

Neurology Center of West Georgia PC

Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine

WellStar Medical Group Family Medicine

Interventional Cardiology

Emory Southern Orthopedics

Children’s Dentistry of West Georgia LLC

WellStar Medical Group Gastroenterology

Spine

WellStar Medical Group Pulmonary Medicine

WellStar West Georgia Medical Center

West Georgia Medical Center Radiology

Radiation Oncology

WellStar Medical Group Cardiovascular Medicine

Pulmonology

WellStar Medical Group Occupational Medicine

LaGrange Internal Medicine

Neurology Clinic of West Georgia

Adult Reconstruction- Hip and Shoulder Surgery

Oncology/Hematology

Hospice and Palliative Medicine

West Georgia Oral Surgery

Ankle & Foot Centers of Georgia

Critical Care

Sleep Medicine

West Point Family Practice

Georgia Pediatric Cardiology

ENT/Head and Neck Surgery

WellStar Medical Group Ear, Nose & Throat

WellStar Medical Group Internal Medicine

Ophthalmology

Laparoscopic Surgery

WellStar Medical Group Obstetrics & Gynecology

David E. Martin, MD, PC

Facial Plastics and Surgery

Otorhinolaryngology

Miller Family Medicine Clinic PC

Total Diagnostic & Interventional Pain

Medical Care of LaGrange

WellStar Medical Group Family Medicine (Hogansville)

Infectious Disease Epidemiology

WellStar Medical Group Urology

Mark D. Oliver Family Dentistry

Chuck Pitts, DMD

Endovascular Interventions

Vascular Medicine

Pacemaker Implantation

Treatment of Venous Disorders Including Varicose Vein Ablation

Heart & Vascular Care of Georgia

WellStar Medical Group Pediatrics

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