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Coker Capital Advises Northside Hospital in its Acquisition of Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates

Atlanta, GA / Charlotte, NC - Coker Capital Advisors announced today that Northside Hospital, Inc. (“Northside”) has entered into a partnership with and acquired select assets of Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates, LLC (“AGA”). Based in Atlanta, GA, AGA is a one of the largest providers of gastroenterology services in the country. Coker Capital Advisors acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Northside in this transaction. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

About Northside Hospital
Northside is one of the largest health systems in the Southeast and operates a chain of hospitals, outpatient centers, physician practices, and other healthcare facilities in Georgia.

About Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates
AGA is a leading provider of gastroenterology focused services. AGA has become the largest gastroenterology practice in the Southeast, comprised of 29 locations and complemented by a number of key ancillary services including surgery centers, anesthesia management services, a pathology laboratory, infusion suites, and imaging centers and clinical research.

About Coker Capital Advisors

Coker Capital Advisors is a healthcare-focused investment bank offering mergers and acquisitions, capital raising, and other strategic advisory services to privately and publicly owned middle market healthcare companies. The firm’s website is

Securities services provided by a registered broker-dealer. Coker Capital Securities, LLC, doing business as Coker Capital Advisors, was acquired by Fifth Third Securities, Inc. in February of 2018.