Making an Appointment

  • All new patient appointments are made by the referring doctor's office(s) by way of a referral.
  • Patients can NOT make their own appointment(s).
  • Referrals can be made via EPIC, Care Link or by faxing a referral for all GI Surgeons to 919-590-6372.
  • Returning patients should call the UNC Hospitals GI Surgery and Burn Specialty Clinic at 984-974-0150.
  • To cancel or reschedule "New Patient" appointments, please call the GI Surgery Clinic as soon as possible at 984-974-0150.

For Hernia appointments

  • For new Hernia appointments (Inguinal, ventral, incisional, and umbilical), call the Division of General and Acute Care Surgery at 919-966-4389 or fax to 919-966-0369.
  • Returning patients should call the UNC Hospitals GI Surgery and Burn Specialty Clinic at 984-974-0150.

For Hiatal Hernia appointments

  • Referrals for Hiatal or Paraesophageal Hernias should be made to GI Surgery by faxing to 919-590-6372.
  • Returning patients should call the UNC Hospitals GI Surgery and Burn Specialty Clinic at 984-974-0150.

Weight Loss Surgery appointments

  • Click here to download application form, or call 919-966-8436 for application form and information.
  • No referrals are needed for Gastric Bypass or Gastric Sleeve.
  • To cancel or reschedule Weight Loss Surgery appointments, please call 919-966-8436 as soon as possible.

Prior to clinic appointment/visit, GI Surgery's office must receive the following:

  • Patient's tests, scans, results, etc.
  • Office visits notes.
  • Only relevant to current surgical diagnoses.

Financial Assistance:

  • Financial Counselor, Linda Price, 984-974-0112.

Please bring the following items on your appointment:

  • Your insurance card.
  • Any pertinent medical record and/or X-rays.
  • A list of medications you are currently taking.
  • Your UNC Hospitals card (if you have one).