Dr. Sam Fulp, MD

Dr. Sam Fulp, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(16)
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Dr. Sam Fulp, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Charlotte, NC. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.Read his story

2015 Randolph Rd Ste 208

Charlotte, NC 28207

Contact Information

(704) 377-4009

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 15 More

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Top Care Areas

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Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Fulp's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Fulp "Dr. Fulp is interested in tropical medicine, international health, and caring for the underserved in the local community. These concerns have led him to take medical mission trips to Honduras and Nicaragua. Locally, he has volunteered at the Charlotte Community Health Clinic and the Community Refugee Clinic. He is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA), the Mecklenburg County Medical Society (MCMS), the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS), and the North Carolina Society for Gastroenterology (NCSG). When he's not at work, Dr. Fulp enjoys spending time with his family. He and his wife have a son, daughter, and two granddaughters. Dr. Fulp's hobbies include reading, traveling, listening to music, cycling and running. He's completed one full marathon, multiple half marathons, and is now learning to swim and play golf."

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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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
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • 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
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Jaundice
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Diagnostic Endoscopy
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Manometry
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Therapeutic Endoscopy

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

  • North Carolina State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Grady Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • North Carolina Baptist Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fulp has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fulp's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fulp to family and friends
4.3
based on 16 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Fulp'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 (5)

Charlotte, NC |
Dr Fulp listens to you and moves heaven and earth to find the source of your problem. his ultimate goal is to get you to feeling better. I highly recommend him to anyone,
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in Ft Mill, SC |
Super doctor and due to the insurance change I was forced to make, I can no longer use this doctor. During my time though I would highly recommend him for any one with gastro problems
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in Matthews, NC |
Prescribed a prescription that required discontinuation of another drug I was taking. That was not communicated to me. He even discussed with his colleagues and they all concurred it would not present a problem. I ended up with radomailses that put me in the hospital for 5 days and in rehab for...more
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in Matthews |
I met with Dr. Sam Fulp, before my colonoscopy/endoscopy in June '16. I immediately liked him! I was impressed with his knowledge and bedside manner. It was a pleasure to see him on procedure day and he assured me that he would take good care of me. When I received my biopsy report post...more
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Charlotte, NC |
Dr. Fulp is one of the most attentive doctor I have ever had. He spends time, listens and explains and is very compassionate.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Fulp accepts 24 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
    Blue Options PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
    Coventry Health Care of the Carolinas, Inc. HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedCost
    MedCost PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Hospitals where Dr. Fulp has admitting privileges

Novant Health - Presbyterian Medical Center
200 Hawthorne Ln
Charlotte, NC 28204
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Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center
10030 Gilead Rd
Huntersville, NC 28078
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Novant Health Matthews Medical Center
1500 Matthews Township Pkwy
Matthews, NC 28105
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