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Welcome to GI North, where gastroenterologists Simon R. Cofrancesco, Dr. Sergio Quijano and their staff are dedicated to providing every patient with excellent care.

Call to schedule an appointment:

Monday - Friday (Sat & Sun - CLOSED)

+(404) 446-0600

info@gi-north.com

1505 NORTHSIDE BOULEVARD

Suite 4000 Cumming, GA 30041

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Call to schedule an appointment:

Monday - Friday (Sat & Sun - CLOSED)

+(404) 446-0600

info@gi-north.com

1505 NORTHSIDE BOULEVARD

Suite 4000 Cumming, GA 30041

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Conveniently Located

CALL US TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT

GI North is located in Cumming, Georgia, a suburb of Atlanta. If you have questions regarding directions, procedures, or scheduling an appointment, please give us a call at 1.404.446.0600.

Patient-Focused Care

MEET OUR CARING PROVIDERS

Each member of our team is happy to facilitate your experience by assisting you with any and all questions and concerns. We look forward to serving you soon.

Advanced Procedures

VIEW OUR PROCEDURES AND SERVICES

Do you suffer from heartburn, difficulty swallowing, upper or lower abdominal pain, bloating, nausea, vomiting, constipation, or diarrhea? If so, schedule an appointment with our professional and caring staff of medical professionals.

Our Practice

A PERSONAL RELATIONSHIP WITH EXCELLENT CARE EVERY TIME.

Dr. Cofrancesco and Dr. Quijano specialize in treating diseases of the digestive system. Our practice offers experience, professionalism, and attentive care. The special attention provided by the doctors and staff is designed to make every patient visit comfortable and all communication effective. We pride ourselves on responsiveness and attempt to provide timely appointments, especially when urgency exists. Affiliated with Northside Hospital-Forsyth, GI North utilizes the latest in diagnostic technology for colonoscopies and upper endoscopies.

Why Choose GI North

If you prefer a doctor who speaks Spanish, you now can request Dr. Sergio Quijano.

Originally from Lima, Peru, Dr. Quijano is fluent in Spanish and looks forward to helping Spanish-speaking individuals to communicate their needs. GI North strives to offer the best care for each individual, and knows it can be helpful when both patient and doctor are able to communicate clearly about health issues.

GI NORTH CLINIC AND GI NORTH ENDOSCOPY

GI North is conveniently located in Cumming, Georgia, a suburb of Atlanta.

Check out the map below and click on the marker to see more information, or click here to get door-to-door driving directions. If you have any problems locating GI North, please give us a call at 1.404.446.0600 and we will be happy to assist you.

Offering the Best Care in the Region

Dedicated to personal, professional service.

GI North strives to offer the best clinical services in Georgia, houses stop-rated medical staff, and offers advanced treatment options for upper endoscopies and colonoscopies. We offer quality care to every patient, every time.

Meet Our Providers

EACH MEMBER OF GI NORTH'S TEAM IS HAPPY TO FACILITATE YOUR EXPERIENCE BY ASSISTING YOU WITH ALL OF YOUR QUESTIONS AND CONCERNS.

Dr. Simon Cofrancesco

Dr. Simon Cofrancesco, DO is board certified in gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and the American Medical Society…

Dr Sergio Quijano

Dr. Sergio Quijano, M.D was born in Lima, Peru, and moved to the U.S. at an early age. He grew up in New York City where he attended the Bronx High School of Science, one of the most prestigious high schools in the country. He graduated cum laude from State University of New York…

Dr Tyler An

Tyler I. An, DO was born in Seoul, South Korea before moving to the U.S. at the age of 12. He lived in Orlando, FL until moving to Atlanta, GA to attend college at Emory University. After graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Biology, he worked at Yerkes Research Center for 2 years…

GI NORTH ENDOSCOPY ADDRESS

1505 Northside Boulevard
Suite 4000 Cumming, GA 30041

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GI NORTH CLINIC ADDRESS

1505 Northside Boulevard
Suite 4000 Cumming, GA 30041

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Hours

Clinic Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.,
Mondays through Fridays.

Endoscopy Center Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.,
Mondays through Fridays.

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Closed Saturdays and Sundays.

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Parking

Visitor parking is available, as well as convenient patient drop-off in front of the building.

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Bill Pay

Patient bill pay can be done over the phone, in-office, or through our convenient web portal.

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Providing The Most Advanced Services

Our Procedures

UPPER ENDOSCOPY
COLONOSCOPY
  • Upper Endoscopy

    ESOPHAGOGASTRODUODENOSCOPY, or EGD

    An EGD is an examination of the esophagus, stomach, and first portion of the small intestine, known as the duodenum. This procedure is performed with a flexible instrument called an endoscope. An upper endoscopy is used to diagnose a number of conditions of the upper gastrointestinal tract, including acid reflux, Barrett’s esophagus, hiatal hernia, and more.

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  • Colonoscopy

    ENDOSCOPIC EXAM of the large bowel

    A colonoscopy is a procedure in which the lining of the colon is inspected with a flexible instrument called a colonoscope. Your physician can visualize the lining on a television monitor while you are comfortably sedated, and can use the finding of the procedure to help with diagnoses and treatment of a number of diseases affecting the colon.

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I had my follow up yesterday with Dr. Cofranceso, and I wanted you to know how much I appreciated the thoroughness of every step in the process of my appointments and interaction with the staff. I have been very impressed with Dr. Confrancesco's bedside manner and explanations of the findings on each of my procedures. I am grateful to him and the lovely staff at GI North.

- B.L.A

I want to thank you again for providing such a wonderful and painless service. In my book, you’re the best! Thank you so much.

- D.B.

I wanted to thank you and your associates for such a wonderful experience. It was comfortable and reassuring. I appreciate the care!

- R.W.

ACCEPTED INSURANCE

If you do not see your insurance listed below, please call our office to verify, at 1.404.446.0600.

  • Aetna
  • Med Supplement Plans PPO’s & HMO’s
  • BCBS PPO/PAR
  • BCBS HMO/POS
  • Care Improvement Plus (Medicare) PPO
  • Cigna (All Products)
  • Coventry Healthcare of Georgia HMO
  • PHCS/Multiplan
  • First Health Network PPO
  • Humana Choice Care PPO
  • Humana Tricare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare
  • TriCare Standard & Prim
  • United Healthcare

A personal relationship with excellent care every time.