Edmundo Rodriguez-Frias, MD, focuses on general gastroenterology (GI) issues and treatments, as well as hepatology, irritable bowel disorder, colonoscopy, ERCP, endoscopy, hemorrhoids. During his extensive specialty training and fellowships, he treated challenging cases and gained the experience to perform these advanced procedures. He was inspired by both his parents, also physicians, to choose medicine as a career. Originally from Peru, he has called Alton his home since 2008, along with his wife, who grew up in the Alton/Riverbend area. He is a member of BJC Medical Group of Illinois, a well-established muti-specialty physician group.