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Dr. R James Sorrell, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 54

Dr. Sorrell

Gastroenterology Specialties

4545 R St Ste 100 Lincoln, NE 68503

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(402) 465-4545


Dr. R James Sorrell, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Lincoln, NE and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in gastroenterology and hepatology.


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Dr. Sorrell's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Dr. Sorrell treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Sorrell treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dysphagia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sorrell treats Dysphagia more than 96% of his peers

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

Abdominal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sorrell treats Abdominal Disorders more than 96% of his peers

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

Dr. Sorrell'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
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • ERCP With Spincterotomy
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • 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
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

Dr. Sorrell's Reviews

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Dr. Sorrell has been my physician for over 5 years, I appreciate the quality and caliber of care.
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I would recommend Dr. Sorrell to all my family and friends. He listens and takes the time to explain his plan of action. I was uncomfortable seeing a new Dr, but he put me at ease during my first appointment.
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Arrogant and extremely disrespectful. I will never return to this office.
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I would not recommend this Dr. He is abrasive and doesn't have much bedside manner. I was scared about procedure he made matters worse.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Gastroenterologists are physicians who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the esophagus, stomach, intestines, gall bladder liver and pancreas including colon cancer, irritable bowel syndrome, acid reflux, liver disease, Crohns disease and other digestive problems.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1997
University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1994
University Of Ne Med Center
Residency Hospital
1992
University Of Utah School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1991
University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine
Medical School
1987
Creighton University
Undergraduate School
1997
1994
1992
1991
1987

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