company profile

BIOGASTREX is an innovative and diversified gastroenterology product and service company. Our company culture is driven by a strong desire to advance niche services and products in gastroenterology, welcoming innovation every step of the way. BIOGASTREX is currently in the process of developing several products and services such as medical devices, GI apps, probiotics, and ancillary services. Our flagship products include the BIOGASTREX IBD app, the EndoCOHOrt device to improve the colonoscopy experience, the ColoShorts to improve patient privacy and reduce soilage, and BIOGASTREX probiotics. As part of BIOGASTREX'S long term strategic goals, we aspire to collaborate and partner with physicians and GI experts in future products and services.

BioGastrex mission statement

Exploring new horizons in gastrointestinal medicine through innovation and by fostering collaboration with digestive disease specialists at the intersection of science and patient care.

BioGastrex vision statement

Transforming concepts into GI patient care solutions.

Our Team


Dr.A.B. Reddy is the first board certified gastroenterologist of west Alabama and has been practicing gastroenterology for 37 years. He is currently pursuing many of his creative ideas to improve patient care and has several patents pending. Dr. Reddy is a fellow of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the American College of Gastroenterology, and the American Gastroenterology Association.

Charles Mel Wilcox MD

Dr.Charles Mel Wilcox graduated from Georgia School of Medicine in 1983. He has practiced gastroenterology for 29 years and recently served as head of the department of Gastroenterolgy at UAB School of Medicine in Birmingham for about 10 years. Dr. Wilcox has published many gastroenterology journals and currently practices at UAB hospital while teaching at UAB School of Medicine.

Dr. Nageshewar Reddy MD, D.M., D.SC, FRCP, FASGE, FACG, MWGO

Dr. D. Nageshwar Reddy is the chairman of the Asian Institute of Gastroenterology in Hyderabad, India. He was elected as an honorary life member of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and recieved the International Service Award from the American Society of Gastroenterology among many other distinctions. Dr. Reddy is a Master of the World Gastroenterology Organization as well as a fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore; the Royal College of Physicians; the American Society of Gastroenterology; and the American College of Gastroenterology.

Chief Scientific Officer: Karti Reddy MD

Dr. Kartika Reddy earned her Medical degree at Ohio State University. Dr. Reddy completed her clinical training at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, where she completed her Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine. Dr. Reddy went on to complete a fellowship in Gastroenterology at the University of Louisville. She is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and in Gastroenterology.