Dr. Richard Sigmon Jr, MD

Dr. Richard Sigmon Jr, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(13)
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Dr. Richard Sigmon Jr, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Charlotte, NC. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 33 years.

1001 Blythe Blvd Ste 500

Charlotte, NC 28203

Contact Information

(704) 355-5020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Reflux Esophagitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Malnutrition
  • Megacolon
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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 North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • North Carolina Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • North Carolina Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Nc School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sigmon Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sigmon Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sigmon Jr to family and friends
4.7
based on 13 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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    (12)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Sigmon Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Columbia,SC |
Ultimate Doctor!!!!!! Best bedside manner ever!!!!!!! He is Superb!!!!!!!!
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in Charlotte, NC |
Called Dr. Sigmon's office today to get a second opinion for our son who is having GI issues, was told that second opinion patients need to wait 90 days, but his office had a new patient open appointment 30 days out. I would imagine most patients that need a second opinion need it quickly, but Dr....more
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St Louis, MO |
Richard Sigmon is one of the best gastroenterologists in Charlotte. He diagnosed my Barrett's esophagus when I was 16 years old and still treats me today at the age of 25. He is a caring physician, and his staff are wonderful. Procedures with him and his staff are pleasant and stress-free. I now...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Sigmon Jr accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Sigmon Jr has admitting privileges

Carolinas Medical Center - Mercy
2001 Vail Ave
Charlotte, NC 28207
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Carolinas Medical Center
1000 Blythe Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28203
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