Dr. Michael Sossenheimer, MD

Gastroenterology •  Male • Age 58
  
Dr. Sossenheimer

Utah Gastroenterology

6360 S 3000 E Ste 310 Salt Lake City, UT 84121

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(801) 944-3144

Dr. Michael Sossenheimer, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sossenheimer has more experience with Gallbladder/Bile Duct Diseases, Esophageal Disorders, and Anal & Rectal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from U Heidelberg medical school in 1989. He is affiliated with University Of Utah Hospitals And Clinics. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sossenheimer to book an appointment.


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Frequently Treated by Dr. Sossenheimer

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Sossenheimer treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Sossenheimer treats other conditions, please contact the office at (801) 944-3144.

Gallbladder/Bile Duct Diseases

Gallbladder/bile duct disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions such as gallstones, biliary atresia, and biliary cholangitis through procedures including medications, lithotripsy, and surgery.Compare with other Gallbladder/Bile Duct Diseases specialists.

Dr. Sossenheimer typically treats 73% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Gallstones
Biliary Atresia
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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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. Sossenheimer typically treats 78% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dysphagia
Esophageal Diseases
Heartburn
Nausea
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Anal & Rectal Disorders

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Dr. Sossenheimer typically treats 70% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Hemorrhoids
Anal or Rectal Pain
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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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. Sossenheimer typically treats 56% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 28 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Abdominal Disorders
Hemorrhoids
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Sossenheimer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • 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
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • 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 C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • 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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Dr. Sossenheimer accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Sossenheimer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sossenheimer

4.9

Based on 108 ratings

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He's a great Dr. his staff is always great and happy, makes is almost fun, ALMOST !
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Michael Engebritson – Feb 18, 2020
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From my itroduction to this fie man i have greater cofidece i finding a way back to health. He is not only my doctor but also a dear ad trusted friend who i highly recommend.
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Mar 30, 2019
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My treatment was fantastic. I had no problems afterwards. It was 100 times better than the one I had years ago. Thanks to all of you!
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T.J – Jun 28, 2016
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I was pleased with the time that doctor sossenheimer gave to us discussing my problem.
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T.R – Jun 21, 2016
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Dr. Sossenheimer always answers any questions I have or concerns. The staff is great, great Drs office.
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E.S – Jun 16, 2016
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The treatment was fast and everything was excelente.
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D.L – Jun 14, 2016
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Overall excellent treatment
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David C Kitches – May 05, 2016
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Made a horrible procedure easy! Thank you!
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Biography

Dr. Michael Sossenheimer, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Salt Lake City, UT and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sossenheimer...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

U Pittsburh Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1994
U Md
Residency Hospital
1991
U Dusseldorf
Internship Hospital
1989
U Heidelberg
Medical School

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Utah Gastroenterology

Utah Gastroenterology - Old Mill6360 S 3000 E Ste 310 Salt Lake City, UT 84121
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University Of Utah Hospitals And Clinics

Salt Lake City, UT

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2021)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)
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