A timeline of PE investment in GI 

Private equity investors are turning their attention to the gastroenterology space. What follows is a timeline of PE investment that will be updated as more deals close. 

March 2016: Audax Private Equity enters into a deal with Miami-based Gastro Health. 

November 2018: Waud Capital Partners and Southlake-based Texas Digestive Disease Consultants close a deal. They then establish The GI Alliance, a practice management company. 

December 2018: Frazier Healthcare Partners and Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates enter into a deal. They then establish United Digestive, a practice management company. 

April 2019: Gastro Health makes its first out-of-state acquisition, the first PE-backed GI practice to expand out of its home state. 

May 2019: Amulet Capital Partners unites Lancaster, Pa.-based Regional GI, Wyomissing, Pa.-based Digestive Disease Associates and Malvern, Pa.-based Main Line Gastroenterology Associates through a deal. It then establishes US Digestive Health, a practice management company. 

July 2019: The GI Alliance enters into a deal with Evanston-based Illinois Gastroenterology Group, the first established platform to expand. 

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