Krista M. Edelman, MDDr. Edelman specializes in gastroenterology.
PracticeDr. Edelman is very excited to return to the Richmond area and join Richmond Gastroenterology Associates as a practicing gastroenterologist. She treats patients with a variety of conditions including inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel disease including chronic diarrhea and constipation, gastro-esophageal reflux, gastrointestinal bleeding, swallowing disorders, pelvic floor dysfunction, celiac disease, and liver disease. She has a specific interest in women’s health and performs colonoscopies, upper endoscopies, and hemorrhoid banding. She is a member of ASGE, ACG, AGA and serves on the American College of Gastroenterology Women in GI Committee.
EducationShe graduated from the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, VA and went on to complete medical school at VCU/MCV. Dr Edelman continued her work at VCU for her internal medicine residency and participated in the Women’s Health Track during her residency program. She was selected to serve an additional year as chief resident at VCU. Dr Edelman served as the Women’s Health Track Director overseeing women’s health specific clinical rotations and teaching sessions. After residency, Dr Edelman moved to Durham, NC to complete a three year fellowship in gastroenterology and hepatology at Duke University.
ProfileDr. Edelman was born in Richmond, VA and raised in nearby Ashland. She enjoys spending time with her family including her husband and young son. She likes to run and enjoy time outdoors along the James River.
AwardsUpon finishing her internal medicine residency, Dr Edelman received the John W. Witherspoon Award for Excellence in Primary Care and the Medicine Faculty Award, given to a graduating resident who most demonstrates an intellectual and personal commitment to the field of medicine.
Richmond Gastroenterology Associates
1630 Wilkes Ridge Parkway, Suite 202
Henrico, VA 23233
Phone: (804) 330-4021
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