Rizwana Thanawala, MD

Dr. Thanawala is a board certified Gastroenterologist who started her practice "Gastroenterology Associates," in Lake City, Florida in 1997. She completed her Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology training at Nassau County Medical Center, Stony Brook University, Long Island, New York in 1997. Dr. Thanawala completed medical school in Bombay, India at Grant Medical College in 1989.

Prior to her medical training in New York, Dr. Thanawala did research in the field of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Southern California. Dr. Thanawala enjoys gastroenterology and performs endoscopic procedures at the Lake City Surgery Center and the Lake City Medical Center.

Dr. Thanawala is board certified in Gastroenterology and is an affiliated member of the American College of Gastroenterology and the American Gastroenterology Association. She is also the Medical Director at the Lake City Surgery Center and is on the Board of Trustees at the Indian Cultural and Education Center in Gainesville, Florida.