New Patients

Patient Forms, Map and Directions to Nashville, TN Office

If you're planning your first visit to Nashville Gastrointestinal Specialists, we look forward to meeting you. To help prepare you, you'll find all the information you need about our practice and Nashville medical providers on this page, including:

  • Directions and maps
  • Mission Statement
  • New Patient Form (complete this prior to your appointment to save some time)

Mission Statement

Our practice is working together to realize a shared vision of uncompromising excellence in gastroenterology.

To fulfill this mission, we are committed to:

  • Listening to those we are privileged to serve.
  • Earn the trust and respect of patients, profession, and community.
  • Exceed your expectations.
  • Ensure a creative, challenging and compassionate professional environment.
  • Strive for continuous improvement at all levels.

Patient Forms

Please print and fill out these forms so we can expedite your first visit:

Dr. Allan Bailey Forms

Dr. Edward White Forms

Dr. Ronald E. Pruitt Forms

Dr. Howard R. Mertz Forms

In order to view or print these forms, you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader installed.
Click here to download it.


Insurance and Billing

Please contact our office to verify acceptance of your insurance plan. Qualifications for insurance coverage may differ due to the uniqueness of each procedure. We are happy to file insurance for your reimbursement as long as you are free to choose your own gastroenterologist.

Payment Options

Please see our Financial Coordinator for details.


What To Expect

Being well-prepared for your appointment will ensure that the doctor has all of the needed information to provide the best possible care for you. It will also help alleviate any unnecessary anxiety you may be feeling prior to your first appointment. Educate yourself on your symptoms by reviewing the content on this website. Also, take some time to review our staff page and familiarize yourself with the doctors. We look forward to your first visit.


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