The PE Practice Solutions platform is part of PE GI Solutions a physician-oriented management services organization (MSO). A collaboration between Physicians Endoscopy and Capital Digestive Care, we are committed to preserving the independence of gastroenterologists and advancing digestive healthcare. PE GI Solutions partners with GI physicians through its practice and center solutions platforms providing resources to help practices improve operations, drive growth and enhance patient, physician and staff experiences—all while maintaining their independence. It is the only physician partnership and management services organization built by—and for—gastroenterologists to address the unique challenges faced by GI physicians.
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Weinstein began his career in private practice gastroenterology in 1985. He led the development of one the first Ambulatory Endoscopy Centers in the United States, receiving Medicare certification in 1986. His interest in the early addition of technology into medical practice includes adoption of video endoscopy in 1989, development of endowriter software with cMore (ProVation) and gMed, and as a former AMA CPT Advisory Panel representative, aided Given Imaging, Medtronic, and Ethicon in requesting new CPT codes for technology innovations. In 2009, he spearheaded the merger of 7 practices to form Capital Digestive Care and is now president & CEO of a practice of 130 physicians and 40 advanced practice providers in the Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC region. He has a special interest in independent physician advocacy and is the immediate past president of the Digestive Health Physician Association and is serving a second time as the clinical counselor on the AGA Governing Board.
He is an active fundraiser for the AGA Foundation that supports young investigator gastroenterology research and has helped lead Capital Digestive Care to be the principle sponsor for the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation’s Greater Washington DC, Chapter.
Capital Digestive Care and PE (formerly Physicians Endoscopy) recently launched PE GI Solutions, a unique, physician-oriented management service organization aligned with the interests of gastroenterologists in independent practice. Dr. Weinstein is serving as the medical director of the new MSO. PE GI Solutions partners with gastroenterologists in private practice, providing advanced operational support with access to experts, information and tools to grow.
President & CEO, PE GI Solutions
David Young joined PE GI Solution s in June 2018 and serves as President &
Chief Executive Officer. David shares responsibility for PE’s strategic
direction and service development with primary responsibility of day-to-day management.
Prior to joining PE, David was Chief Operating Officer of Privia Health, Inc., a national physician practice management and medical group based in Virginia. There, he helped expand the group to over 2,000 providers and oversaw all day-to-day operations.
Before Privia Health, Inc., David was Chief Financial Officer and Interim President of Smile Brands, Inc., the largest provider of support services to general and multi-specialty dental groups in the United States.
David has also served as Senior Vice President of Operations for McKesson Specialty Health, an $8.7 billion division of McKesson Corporation. There, he led the delivery of provider-centric management service to specialty healthcare providers, patients, and payers. Prior to McKesson, David was Chief Financial Officer of US Oncology, one of the nation’s largest networks of community-based oncology providers. He was instrumental to the launch and rapid growth of the company’s pharmaceutical services division.
David is originally from Scotland, and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting, and received his MBA from the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst, Certified Public Accountant, Chartered Accountant and Corporate Treasurer.
President and Chief Strategy Officer
Dan Neumann, MD serves as president and chief strategy officer. He has been practicing gastroenterology in the Tidewater, VA region since 2003. During his career as a physician, he has held several executive leadership and advisory roles, including president and chief executive officer of Gastrointestinal & Liver Specialists of Tidewater, PLLC prior to its joining Capital Digestive Care in 2021.
A native of Baltimore, Dr. Neumann now resides in the Norfolk, Virginia area. He enjoys being active in his community and served on the Norfolk City Planning Commission for eight years. As the son of two public school teachers, he is dedicated to working with medical students and resident physicians as an assistant professor of internal medicine at Eastern Virginia Medical School.
Dr. Neumann completed his undergraduate study at Penn State University and earned his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School, where he was later inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He completed his internal medicine residency at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC, before pursuing a fellowship in gastroenterology and hepatology as well as advanced biliary interventions/ERCP at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA.
The Value of Partnering with Capital Digestive Care
Established in 2009 through the merger of seven separate gastroenterology groups, Capital Digestive Care is the largest independent gastroenterology practice in the Mid-Atlantic states. Together, we have grown to be the top-performing practice in our region.
- A network to share data and best practices: We connect you to data and a network of gastroenterologists that will inform decision making, spark ideas and drive the sharing of clinical and operational best practices.
- Opportunities for growth: We can open opportunities for growth by connecting you to advanced GI ancillary service lines including world-class GI pathology with advanced molecular technology, scaled infusion centers, clinical research and planned future expansions in pharmacy, weight loss, and imaging.
- Better quality of life: We reduce the administrative burden of the “business” of medicine, enabling gastroenterologists to focus more on caring for patients.
- Advocacy: Our engagement and advocacy through influential organizations such as the Digestive Health Physicians Association is shaping the future of independent physician practice.
- Enhanced payor arrangements: Our size, data, cost control solutions and best-practice approaches positions us to engage in unique arrangements with payor networks on behalf of our practice partners.
- Operational support: Access the experts, information and tools you need to improve and grow your practice and reduce the burden of day-to-day business administration
- Reduced costs: Economies of scale achieved by being part of a larger organization means more value for a lower per unit cost at the practice level.
The Value of PE Practice Solutions Support
We partner with physicians to help them streamline and manage their operations so they can spend less time on administration and more time on patient care. We have a long track record of improving the lives of physicians and the clinical and financial outcomes of their practices so their independent practices can thrive. Through diversification and enhancement of revenue streams doctors are able to devote more of their time to improving patient access and delivering on cost effective and quality clinical care. Learn more about our PE Practice Solutions platform.