Dr. Mark Sims, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 63

Gastroenterology

Dr. Mark Sims, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Atlanta, GA and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Rush Medical College medical school in 1988. He is affiliated with Piedmont Hospital. His office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Mark Sims, MD

Digestive Healthcare Of Georgia

95 Collier Rd Nw Ste 4085 Atlanta, GA 30309 ()
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Dr. Sims treated me in the hospital after one of his colleagues perforated my colon during a routine colonoscopy. He is very personable and an excellent clinician.
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Biography

Dr. Mark Sims, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Atlanta, GA and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Rush Medical...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
,

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

Dr. Sims frequently treats Hernia, Constipation, and Gastrointestinal Malabsorption. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Sims treats.

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Dr. Sims' office is located at 95 Collier Rd Nw Ste 4085, Atlanta, GA 30309. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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Dr. Sims' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sims treats Hernia more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Sims treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
  • Diaphragmatic/Hiatal Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Pediatric Hernia
  • Traumatic Hernia
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
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Constipation
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sims treats Constipation more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Sims treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sims treats Gastrointestinal Malabsorption more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Sims treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Sims' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achalasia
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • 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
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • E. coli Food Poisoning
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  • Food Allergy
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gallbladder Scan
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Impedance Testing
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Function Test
  • Malnutrition
  • Megacolon
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • pH Probe
  • Pouchitis
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ultrasound, Endoanal
  • Ultrasound, Esophageal
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Wireless pH Testing

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Blue HSA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HSA Blue Open Access-GA POS
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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
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State Health Network - SHBP-GA
Traditional / Indemnity-GA
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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
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Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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MultiPlan
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Digestive Healthcare Of Georgia

Digestive Healthcare of Georgia95 Collier Rd Nw Ste 4085 Atlanta, GA 30309
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