About Ramya Vestal, MD

Dr. Ramya Vestal joined Digestive Health Specialists in January 2018.  She grew up in Columbus, Georgia, and received her Bachelor of Science from the University of Georgia.  She received her Doctor of Medicine from the Medical College of Georgia, completed her Internal Medicine Residency at the University of California and a Gastroenterology Fellowship at the University of New Mexico.  Dr. Vestal has presented at national conferences and co-authored publications in medical journals.

Her clinical interests include inflammatory bowel disease, liver diseases, colon cancer screening, and general gastroenterology. Dr. Vestal practices at our Winston Salem office and Thomasville office.

See Dr. Vestal’s profile on Healthgrades.


Doctor of Medicine 2010
Medical College of Georgia
Augusta, GA

Bachelor of Science 2006
University of Georgia, Summa Cum Laude
Athens, GA


Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine 2013
University of California
San Diego, CA

Fellow in Gastroenterology 2013
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM


American Board of Gastroenterology 2016

American Board of Internal Medicine 2013


American Gastroenterology Association

Texas Society of Gastroenterology and Endoscopy

National Provider Identifier (NPI) 1750699229


A Word from the Doctor

IBD Article, importance of nutrition

IBD: Nutrition & Lifestyle

As the old adage goes, “an apple a day…” Does an apple a day keep IBD under bay? Let’s delve into what we know about inflammatory bowel disease when it comes to nutrition and lifestyle. IBD (inflammatory bowel disease) and...
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