ALTON — Gastroenterologist Dr. Edmundo Rodriguez-Frias has joined the practice of Aton & Riedel and is on staff at Alton Memorial Hospital and a member of the BJC Medical Group of Illinois.
He specializes in preventive medicine and controlling gastrointestinal discomfort as well as colon cancer screenings to people who are at risk, typically adults 50 and older.
Rodriguez-Frias is accepting new patients at his office at 3550 College Ave., Suite B in Alton. For information, call (618) 462-3200.
Rodriguez-Frias most recently completed his gastroenterology fellowship at the University of Louisville and an internal medicine residency at the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas. He is familiar with the Riverbend, having worked at Alton Memorial Hospital as a hospitalist from 2008-2012 before entering his fellowship.
Rodriguez-Frias resides in Alton and joins Dr. David Riedel in the practice.