About David B. Ramsay, MD, AGAF

Dr. David Ramsay joined Digestive Health Specialists in 2012 after working in the Washington, D.C. area. He graduated with high honors from Wake Forest University and obtained his medical degree from East Carolina University where he served as student council president. He completed his residency and gastroenterology fellowship at George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, D.C. His clinical interests include reflux disease and esophageal disorders, inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome, liver disease, and colorectal cancer prevention.

Dr. Ramsay serves on the National Board of Directors for the Digestive Health Physician Association and the Digestive Health Network. He was elected a Fellow of the American Gastroenterology Association in 2020. He is Board Certified in Gastroenterology.

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Doctor of Medicine 2005
East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine,
Greenville, NC

Bachelor in Arts, Magna Cum Laude 1999
Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem, NC


Gastroenterology Fellowship 2008 – 2011

George Washington University Medical Center
Washington DC


Board Certified Gastroenterology 2011

Board Certified Internal Medicine 2008


American Gastroenterological Association

American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

American College of Gastroenterology



National Provider Identifier (NPI) 1932385796


Fellow, American Gastroenterological Association (AGAF) 2020

American Gastroenterological Association Fellowship Award

A Word from the Doctor

Dr. David Ramsay Receives Guardian Angel Award by the Novant Health Foundation

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Dr. David Ramsay is a board certified gastroenterologist and fellow of the AGA

Doctor David Ramsay Named Fellow of the AGA

We are happy to announce that Dr. David Ramsay has been named Fellow of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), the nation’s oldest, and most prestigious medical society dedicated to disorders of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. Through the fellowship program, AGA...
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