Dr. Robert Alan Pendley , MD

Gastroenterology

(256) 533-6488

The Center For Colon & Digestive Disease
119 Longwood Dr SW
Huntsville, AL 35801

Overview

A native southerner, Dr. Pendley was born in Atlanta, attended Emory University as a National Merit Scholar and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in chemistry. He went on to complete his degree in medicine at the Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, followed by his internship and residency in internal medicine at Emory. He then was honored to accept a postdoctoral fellowship with Dr. Basil Hirschowitz at the University of Alabama in Birmingham. During his fellowship he also completed training in aerospace medicine and received certification as a flight surgeon in the United States Air Force. Following several years of clinical practice in the Carolinas in gastroenterology and internal medicine, Dr. Pendley relocated to Huntsville in 1994 to pursue a practice devoted to gastroenterology, and joined CCDD in January of 1998. Dr. Pendley works primarily from CCDD's Madison facility. Dr. Pendley is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and its subspecialty Board of Gastroenterology. He is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association, the American College of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the American College of Physicians, the Southern Medical Association, the Medical Association of the State of Alabama, and several Air Force and Reserve Medical societies. He has been honored to teach medical students and residents at the Primary Care program at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center and continues to enjoy teaching. A member of the United States Air Force Reserve of many years, Dr. Pendley received the rating of flight surgeon while a member of the 117th Tactical Fighter Wing in the Alabama Air National Guard, and went on to serve as Squadron Flight Surgeon of the 156th Tactical Airlift Squadron in the North Carolina Air National Guard. He remained in the Active Guard and Reserves for eleven years and continues to hold the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Ready Reserve. Dr. Pendley is married and has three children. He and his wife Mary Beth are active in Aldersgate Methodist Church where she helped organize the first reading tutor partnership with a school on academic alert, and he sings in the chancel choir. Favorite activities include basketball, reading, tennis, golf, singing, and flying.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 43 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: Emory University

Graduation Date: in 1976

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Crestwood Medical Center

Specialties: Gastroenterology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS AL PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Pendley's Office Information

The Center For Colon & Digestive Disease
119 Longwood Dr SW
Huntsville, AL 35801
(256) 533-6488

Fax: (256) 653-3649
Website: hsvgi.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Doctor Pendley's Other Office Information

Center For Colon & Digestive Disease
460 Lanier Rd Ste 201
Madison, AL 35758
(256) 533-6488

Fax:
Website:hsvgi.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Fax:(270) 065-1484
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

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Center For Colon Digestive Disease
460 Lanier Rd Ste 201
Madison, AL 35758

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

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