Dr. April Ulmer, MD

Dr. April Ulmer, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
Dr. April Ulmer, MD is a pediatric gastroenterology specialist in Gulfport, MS and has been practicing for 11 years. She graduated from University of Mississippi in 1998 and specializes in pediatric gastroenterology.

401 Cowan Rd # B

Gulfport, MS 39507

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • 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
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ulmer "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!"

1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

19  Conditions Treated

16  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • 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

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ulmer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ulmer to family and friends
21 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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Dr. Ulmer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I saw Dr. Ulmar at GI Associates as a Pediatric patient where I underwent several procedures and she diagnosed me with Crohn's Disease. I was on 4 pills, three times a day for almost 10 years. When I got to an adult doctor I was informed there was never any sign of Crohn's disease in any of the...more
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Her staff is awful. Communication with the patient is spotty at best. Follow up is non existent.
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Dr. Ulmer is absolutely wonderful. She is knowledgeable, professional, and has a great "bedside manner." She explains clearly what is happening and what needs to be done with humility and kindness. My child suffered with stomach problems for 17 yrs, and Dr. Ulmer has helped her when no one else...more
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Extra long waits, or communication for follow ups, staff seems not to know what they are talking about. Dr doesn’t seem to truly care about helping kids.
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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...more
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