Dr. Brian Sullivan is a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and has been with Gastroenterology Associates of Tidewater since 2008. He served in the Navy for 10 years including being Head of Endoscopy for the Naval Medical Center and serving as the Gastroenterologist for Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom in 2006 and 2007. He is on staff at Chesapeake Regional Medical Center in Chesapeake, Virginia and Bon Secours DePaul Medical Center in Norfolk, Virginia. Dr. Sullivan was diagnosed with celiac disease in 2007 and has expertise in diagnosis and treatment of celiac disease.

Philosophy: Exercise and laughter are the key to good health.

Medical School: Medical College of Pennsylvania/Hahnemann University

Internship: Naval Medical Center Portsmouth

Residency: Naval Medical Center Portsmouth

Fellowship: Naval Medical Center San Diego

Board Certified: Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine

Expertise and Advanced Training:

  • Endoscopic Ultrasound for cancer diagnosis and staging (EUS)
  • ERCP for Biliary Disorders
  • Celiac Disease

Past Positions:

  • Head of Endoscopy at Chesapeake Regional Medical Center
  • Medical Director for Gastroenterology Associates of Tidewater

Languages: English

Personal Interests: Dr. Sullivan enjoys running, kayak fishing and spending time with his family.

Dr. Brian Sullivan