115 South Murchison Street, Athens, Texas 75751, United States


Hours: M-F 8 AM - 12 noon M -Th 1PM - 5 PM

Jay Takata , MD
Jennifer Mahmoud,PA-C

Dr. Jay A. Takata


Jennifer Mahmoud, PA-C

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Specializing in the medical and endoscopic diagnosis and treatment of the esophagus, stomach, intestine, liver, gallbladder, and pancreas. Including Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis , GERD, hepatitis, and colon cancer screening.

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About Dr. Takata

Dr. Takata was born and raised outside Chicago. He graduated from the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana with a BS degree in microbiology in 1985. He earned his medical degree from the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago in 1989. He completed a three year residency in internal medicine and practiced internal medicine for 2 years while on active duty in the US Air Force. He completed his fellowship in gastroenterology at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center in San Antonio, TX prior to establishing a Gastroenteroly Department at the Michael O'Callaghan Federal Hospital (a combined Air Force -VA Medical Center) in Las Vegas, NV. He has practiced medicine in Athens, TX since 1999.  

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