Gastroenterology Consultant

Gastroenterology Consultant

Dr. Sunil Nihalani – Internal Medicine Specialist & Gastroenterologist in Lake Wales & Davenport, FL

What is Gastroenterology?

Gastroenterology is an area of medicine which focuses on the GI tract and the health of the digestive system.  A gastroenterologist is a physician who can diagnose and treat GI diseases in both men and women.They can treat everything from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) to hepatitis C. At Ridge Medical Associates, we have well-trained and experienced physicians and Dr. Sunil K. Nihalani is one of them. He is a gastroenterologist in Lake Wales & Davenport, FL.

Gastroenterology Consultant & Doctor

Dr. Sunil Nihalani, MD is a compassionate internist, primary care doctor & gastroenterologist serving the communities of Davenport and Lake Wales, FL. He has more than 19 years of experience in internal medicine and gastroenterology. He has been in practice since 1999. He is one of the best gastroenterology doctors, with expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions of the gastrointestinal tract, liver and gall bladder etc.

Dr. Nihalani is a gastroenterology consultant also, offering consultation for common GI conditions such as abdominal pain, rectal bleeding, diarrhea, acid reflux, colon polyps, irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel disease, hepatitis C etc.He accepts several types of health insurance. He is affiliated with local hospitals, including Heart Of Florida Regional Medical Center, Lake Wales Medical Center and Winter Haven Hospital Dr. Sunil K. Nihalani offers high quality, safe &evidence-based care tailored to the patient’s needs.

Here is a brief bio on Dr. Nihalani:

Education and training

-> Medical School – Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal, Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

-> Saint Louis University, Residency in Internal Medicine

-> University of Vermont, Fellowship in Gastroenterology

Practice name:

Ridge Medical Associates, LLC


Having more than 28 years of diverse experience, especially in internal medicine.


-> Gastroenterologist

-> Primary Care Doctor

-> Internist

Certifications & Licensure

->FL State Medical License (1997-2018)

-> Board-certified in Internal Medicine 1997, re-certified 2007

Hospital affiliations

-> Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center

-> Lake Wales Medical Center

-> Winter Haven Hospital

Awards, Honors & Recognitions

-> Physician of the year, Lake Wales Hospital 2013

-> Chief of Staff, Lake Wales Medical Center 2011-2012

-> Chairman, Credentials Committee, Lake Wales Medical Center 2015-present

-> Member, Medical Executive Committee, Lake Wales Medical Center 2009-present

Insurance Accepted


Medicaid (not accepting new patients)



Blue Cross and Blue Shield

Care Plus




Humana HMO and PPO




United Healthcare


Practice Locations

405 S 11th St
Lake Wales, Florida 33853-4202
Map and Directions 
2209 North Blvd, Suite A

Davenport, FL 33837

Phone: (863) 679-8000
Fax: (863) 679-8008

Office Hours:

  • Monday – Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Saturday –9:00 AM-12:00 PM
  • Sunday-closed


To make an appointment with gastroenterology consultant & doctor, please call us at (863) 679-8000 or visit: