Dr. Mark Sims, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 62

Dr. Sims
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Digestive Healthcare Of Georgia

95 Collier Rd Nw Ste 4075 Atlanta, GA 30309

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(404) 355-3200

Dr. Mark Sims, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Atlanta, GA and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sims has more experience with Pancreatic Disease, Gastrointestinal Disorders, and Esophageal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Rush Medical College medical school in 1988. He is affiliated with Piedmont Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sims to book an appointment.


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Dr. Sims is affiliated with Piedmont Hospital Atlanta, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Sims

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Sims treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Sims treats other conditions, please contact the office at (404) 355-3200.

Pancreatic Disease

Pancreatic disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the pancreas, such as pancraetitis.Compare with other Pancreatic Disease specialists.

Dr. Sims treats at a

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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. Sims treats at a

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
Stomach Diseases
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Abdominal Disorders
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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. Sims treats at a

high

frequency compared to similar providers

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Dysphagia
Nausea
Esophageal Diseases
Reflux Esophagitis
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Dr. Sims' 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
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • 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
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Tuberculosis
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pinworm
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Dr. Sims accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Blue Choice PPO, EPO-GA
Blue Choice-GA HMO-POS
Blue Essential Open Access-GA HMO
Blue Essential Open Access-GA POS
Blue Essential-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue HSA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HSA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Select Network)-GA POS
Blue Open Access (Small Grp)-GA POS
Blue Open Access-GA HMO
BlueChoice Healthcare Plan-GA
BlueChoice-GA HMO
BlueChoice-GA POS
BlueChoice-GA PPO
Healthy Support Open Access-GA POS
Healthy Support-GA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
State Health Network - SHBP-GA
Traditional / Indemnity-GA
Traditional Health Plan-GA
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Sims' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sims

4.1

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Mark Sims, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Atlanta, GA and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sims has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

1994
Univ Michigan
Fellowship Hospital
1991
Parkland Hosp-Dallas Va Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1991
Univ TX SW
Residency Hospital
1988
Rush Medical College
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Mark Sims, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Sims has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Mark Sims, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Mark Sims, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Sims frequently treats Pancreatic Disease, Gastrointestinal Disorders, and Esophageal Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Sims specializes.

Where is Dr. Mark Sims, MD's office located?

Dr. Sims' office is located at 95 Collier Rd Nw Ste 4075, Atlanta, GA 30309. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Digestive Healthcare Of Georgia

Digestive Healthcare Of Georgia95 Collier Rd Nw Ste 4075 Atlanta, GA 30309
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Piedmont Hospital

Atlanta, GA

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)