It’s a good time to be in the business of gastroenterology. Not only do gastroenterologists enjoy one of the higher annual compensations among medical specialists, they are also driving substantial earnings for hospitals. According to the Merritt Hawkins 2019 Physician Inpatient/Outpatient Revenue Survey, gastroenterologists generated an average net revenue of $2,965,277 in 2019, more than double that reported in 2016. With numbers like these, it’s easy to see why gastroenterology finds itself where some other specialties have been in recent years, in the sights of investors hoping to ride emerging healthcare trends to further profitability.
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