Dr. April Ulmer, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology  |  
Female  |  
Age 45
(17)
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Dr. April Ulmer, MD
Dr. April Ulmer, MD is a pediatric gastroenterology doctor who practices in Gulfport, MS. She is 45 years old and has been practicing for 19 years. Dr. Ulmer is affiliated with Biloxi Regional Medical Center and Garden Park Medical Center.

401 Cowan Rd # B

Gulfport, MS 39507

Contact Information

(228) 222-4072

Dr. April Ulmer, MD

Dr. April Ulmer, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
  • Cigna
  • First Choice Health
  • Medicaid
  • Mississippi Health Partners
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare
  • WellPoint

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

As mothers and healthcare providers, we understand that your children are your most precious possessions.  That's why at Kids And Tummies, we believe in partnering with our families to ensure that their young ones receive the best, most comprehensive care. From the moment you set foot in our office, you can feel the exhuberance and passion that we have for caring for children with GI concerns. Our goal is to make EVERY patient feel like they're our ONLY patient!
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Dr. Ulmer's Experience

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Dr. Ulmer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Board certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
2

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
15

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diarrhea
  • Duodenitis
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Indigestion
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Vomiting Disorders
16

Procedures

  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Polypectomy
  • Sigmoidoscopy

Background Check

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Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Xavier University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • State University Of New York
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ulmer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ulmer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ulmer to family and friends
4.5
based on 17 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Ulmer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Ocean Springs, MS |
Dr. Ulmer is EXCEPTIONAL! My children love how comfortable she made them feel from the second she walked into the room. She is a mother and her bedside manner shows she has compassion for her patients. She thoroughly evaluated my children and took measures to get answers. My 5 year old was very nervous about his procedure and she calmed his anxiety with her tender hands and soft voice. She is very knowledgeable, compassionate, and professional.
in Hattiesburg, MS |
Best doctor ever! Not afraid to think outside the box for difficult to treat patients. Takes the time to really listen to your concerns and wants to help. She found the answers to my son's problems when every other doctor just brushed us off. She is a true gem and we need more caring physicians like Dr. Ulmer. She is not afraid to spend the time with her patients.
From the first visit, Dr. Ulmer has been wonderful. Very thorough and knowledgeable. Her bedside manner is great. I would recommend her to any parent.
She is awesome! Knowledgeable with a great bedside manner!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ulmer accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
  • Cigna
  • First Choice Health
  • Medicaid
  • Mississippi Health Partners
  • MultiPlan
    Integrated Health Plan (IHP) PPO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Ulmer has admitting privileges

Biloxi Regional Medical Center
150 Reynoir St
Biloxi, MS 39530
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Garden Park Medical Center
15200 Community Rd
Gulfport, MS 39503
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