Richard J. Hartle, MD

Richard J. Hartle, MD


Medical Degree: Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University
Residency: Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Pennsylvania State University
Fellowship: Gastroenterology, University Hospital, Pennsylvania State University
Board Certified: Gastroenterology

Digestive Disease Center of Virginia

Tidewater Medical Center at New Town
5424 Discovery Park Boulevard
Building B, Suite 104
Williamsburg, VA 23188



(757) 208-0601

Office Hours

Monday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Closed daily: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Gastroenterologist in Williamsburg, VA

Richard J. Hartle, MD, received his Doctor of Medicine at Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, in Richmond, Virginia.  He completed his Residency in Internal Medicine and his Fellowship in Gastroenterology at University Hospital, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, Pennsylvania.  He offers board certified gastrointestinal care in an environment that is comfortable, personable and professional.

Dr. Hartle is the founder of Digestive Disease Center of Virginia, and has been practicing in Williamsburg, Virginia since 1993.  He joined TPMG on January 2, 2014, and offers services that include consultative evaluation for all gastrointestinal diseases, including inflammatory bowel disease and hepatology.  An array of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures of the upper and lower gastrointestinal system are also performed.  Examples include upper endoscopy and colonoscopy.  Some of the advanced procedures performed by Dr. Hartle include variceal banding, APC therapy, stent placements, PEG tubes, Bravo pH probe, dilatations, injection therapy and small bowel capsule endoscopy.

Dr. Hartle has staff privileges at Doctor’s Surgery Center Williamsburg, Sentara Port Warwick and Riverside Regional Medical Center.  He also performs gastroenterology procedures at TPMG Williamsburg Procedure Suite, which opened October 2015.

Dr. Hartle welcomes his existing patients along with new patients to his Williamsburg practice located in New Town. Please visit our website for additional information:

Honors and Awards

2019 Virginia Living Magazine "Top Doctor"
2018 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Docs"
2017 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Docs"
2016 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Docs"
2015 Coastal Virginia Magazine “Top Docs”

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