John H. Whitfield, JD, Th.D.
Practice Administrator -- Digestive Health Center, PA
COO -- Digestive Health Endoscopy ASC LLC

Digestive Health Center is a multidisciplinary gastroenterology patient care clinic with some 80 employees in four locations serving a diverse patient population from around the Southeastern United States. DHC’s mission is to improve quality of life one patient at a time in a personal, professional and prompt manner. To achieve this aim, DHC operates its own Ambulatory Surgery Center where it provides excellent surgical outcomes at a fraction of the costs of traditional surgical facilities. DHC is one of the few gastro practices that accept Medicare and Medicaid patients because it strives to make quality health care available to all.

John H. Whitfield currently serves as the Practice Administrator for DHC and the COO of DHE ASC LLC. He is a retired Circuit Court Judge and has 20 years’ experience as a practicing attorney where he specialized in the areas of constitutional and civil rights law, business torts and complex and environmental and wrongful death litigation. He has served his community in many ways but is most known for his involvement with youth groups. During his six year tenure as circuit judge he served as host to more than 10,000 school children who visited his court and observed proceedings. He gained international recognition for his alternative sentencing techniques which focused on notions of restorative justice thereby drastically reducing recidivism.

He is CEO of Life Moments Transition, a limited liability company, created to assist individuals and/or companies experiencing crises to strategically respond to the same. LMT helps persons formerly confined by incarceration transition back into society by employing a holistic re-entry process. Finally, LMT provides specialize response guidance to regulatory and law enforcement investigations and prosecutorial targeting.

John H. Whitfield is a frequent lecturer, motivational speaker, teacher, minister, father, husband and friend.