Dr. Gary Mollengarden, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 63

Dr. Mollengarden
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Alabama Digestive Diseases

985 9th Ave SW Bessemer, AL 35022

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Dr. Gary Mollengarden, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Bessemer, AL and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Mollengarden has more experience with Esophageal Disorders and Gastrointestinal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Emory University School of Medicine medical school in 1984. He is affiliated with medical facilities Medical West Main Campus and St. Vincent's Birmingham. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Mollengarden to book an appointment.

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    I have been under his care for over 10 years and I cannot imagine a doctor better than him. He has been so attentive to my health issues and he has a very pleasant manner with patients and staff.
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    Dr. Gary Mollengarden, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Bessemer, AL and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Mollengarden...Read more


    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine


    U Ala Birmingham
    Fellowship Hospital
    U Ala Birmingham
    Residency Hospital
    U Ala Birmingham
    Internship Hospital
    Emory University School of Medicine
    Medical School


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    What are Dr. Gary Mollengarden, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Mollengarden frequently treats Esophageal Disorders and Gastrointestinal Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Mollengarden specializes.

    Where is Dr. Gary Mollengarden, MD's office located?

    Dr. Mollengarden's office is located at 985 9th Ave SW, Bessemer, AL 35022. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Frequently Treated by Dr. Mollengarden

    Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Mollengarden treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Mollengarden treats other conditions, please contact the office at (205) 481-7384.

    Esophageal Disorders

    Esophageal disorder specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the esophagus, such as reflux esophagitis, indigestion, and esophageal ulcers through procedures including medication, surgery, and swallowing therapy.Compare with other Esophageal Disorders specialists.

    Dr. Mollengarden typically treats 64% more often than similar doctors

    Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

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    Gastrointestinal Disorders

    Gastrointestinal disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the gastrointestinal tract, including Crohn's disease, ulcers, hernias, and food poisoning.Compare with other Gastrointestinal Disorders specialists.

    Dr. Mollengarden typically treats 65% more often than similar doctors

    Based on claims data for 21 conditions and procedures

    Gastrointestinal Diseases
    Abdominal Disorders
    Stomach Diseases
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    Check Dr. Mollengarden's experience treating your condition or procedure

    Dr. Mollengarden's conditions and procedures:

    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abscess
    • Anal or Rectal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Benign Tumor
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Celiac Disease
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cholelithiasis
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Dehydration
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diarrhea
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Diverticulum
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gallstones
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hernia
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Ischemia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Liver Damage from Alcohol
    • Malnutrition
    • Megacolon
    • Nausea
    • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Reflux Esophagitis
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Stomal Ulcer
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Viral Enteritis
    • Viral Hepatitis
    • Vomiting Disorders

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    (205) 481-7384

    Dr. Mollengarden accepts the following insurance:

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    National (BlueCard) PPO
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    Dental Blue 100/200/300
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