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James Michael Richter, MD


Director, Gastroenterology Quality Management

  • Phone: 617-726-0397
Department of Medicine


  • Digestive Healthcare Center
  • Swallowing and Heartburn Center
  • Crohn's & Colitis Center
  • Colorectal Center
Clinical Interests
Colon cancer and polyps
Gastrointestinal bleeding
Inflammatory bowel disease
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Patient Gateway
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Patient Age Group
Accepting New Patients
Accepting New Patients: Call for Availability

BiographyUniversity of Texas at Austin; B S Chem
University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; MA (Microbiology)


  • Percac S, Grant RW, Green AR, Ashburner JM, Gamba G, Oo S, Richter JM, Atlas SJ. A Patient-Tailored Navigator Program for Colorectal Cancer Screening in a Community Health Center: A RandomizedControlled Trial. JGIM, 2009; 24:211-7.

  • Campion FX, Richter JM. High-level adoption of electronic health records. Journal of Medical Practice Management, 2011; 27:50-6.

Frontiers in Pediatrics Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition 2013

This course is designed to meet one or more of the following Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education competencies: Patient care; Medical knowledge; Practice-based learning and improvement; Interpersonal and communication skills; Professionalism; Systems-based practice

Gastroenterology Associates
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-726-0397
Fax: 617-724-6832