Dr. Niels Sorensen, MD

Dr. Niels Sorensen, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Niels Sorensen, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Forest Lake, MN. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 39 years.

1540 Lake St S

Forest Lake, MN 55025

Contact Information

(651) 464-7100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Sorensen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Colon and Rectal Surgery
high
more than 87% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 85% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 84% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Baylor Affil Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • St Paul Ramsey Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sorensen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sorensen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sorensen to family and friends
2.5
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (0)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Sorensen's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Sorensen accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
    Blue Cross Accord
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Sorensen has admitting privileges

Fairview Lakes Medical Center
5200 Fairview Blvd
Wyoming, MN 55092
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