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Atlantic Medical Group

Eric Ibegbu, MD

Gastroenterologist, Bariatric Medicine, & Cosmetic Physician located in Kinston, NC & Jacksonville, NC
Now offering Telehealth visits

"Live Strong, Live Healthy, Live Happy"

"My premier goal is to bring more happiness into the lives of people worldwide using the agency of a healthy weight and lifestyle achieved by Non Surgical Endobariatric Procedures"


- Dr. Eric Ibegbu MD, FACG

Impact of intragastric balloon on blood pressure reduction: A retrospective study in Eastern North Carolina

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We are currently seeing patients in the office and now accept remote appointments via TeleHealth. Please call for an appointment.

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Dr. Eric Ibegbu is an Endobariatric gastroenterologist with offices in Kinston and Jacksonville, North Carolina. Dr. Ibegbu’s patients come from the entire state of North Carolina, Virginia, Washington D.C., New York, Atlanta, Tennessee, Ohio and even from around the world, to enjoy the truly world-class experience at Atlantic Medical Group. He offers a wide range of services to patients at Atlantic Medical Group and AMGWEIGHTLOSS including Spatz 3 balloon, ORBERA balloon, Apollo Revise and Apollo ESG, and treatment for DIVERSE gastrointestinal conditions.

Dr. Ibegbu earned his medical degree from the university of Nigeria and completed his internship, residency, and fellowship in gastroenterology and hepatology at the University of Florida Health Sciences center in Jacksonville, Florida. He also received advanced training in therapeutic endoscopy, including endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) and endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography (ERCP).

Throughout his career, Dr. Ibegbu has published extensively in the field of gastroenterology. His work is featured in several peer-reviewed journals, including World Journal of Gastroenterology and The American Journal of Gastroenterology. He has also been involved in the training of many other physicians across the country, and he serves as the speaker for several medical device and pharmaceutical companies.

He is an author, prolific writer and transformational speaker at national and international conferences on topics ranging from health and nutrition, the balance of life, developing medical businesses and entrepreneurs and wealth building to helping each person discover the answers to life’s most daunting questions: “who am I” and “why am I here”.
Helping you to reach your highest potential is Dr Ibegbu’s premier goal.

He is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Gastroenterology and the American Board of Internal Medicine. In addition, he serves as Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Gastroenterology Department of East Carolina University, and he’s been conferred the honor of Fellow of the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopists and the American College of Gastroenterology.

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Words from our patients

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    "I was extremely pleased with the care I received from Dr. Ibegbu and his staff. They were the epitome of professionalism and Dr. Ibegbu exceeded our expectations!"

    Ashley B.
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    "He is very caring and he always takes time to listen and answer any questions you may have. His staff are very friendly and comforting just like Dr. Ibegbu"

    Michelle T.
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    "Dr. Ibegbu is a wonderful doctor and I would recommend him for any gastroenterology procedure you wish to have done. "

    Lisa B.
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    " He's one of the top stomach specialist in the area. I appreciate working with him and if you have any medical issues, I highly recommend giving his office a call"

    Andre S.
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    "Dr. Ibegbu is a great Gastroenterology specialist that he takes his time to treat you, hear what you have to say."

    Liz A.
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