Dr. Sarah Bligh, MD

Gastroenterology •  Female • Age 38
  
Dr. Bligh
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Midlands Clinic

705 N Sioux Point Rd Dakota Dunes, SD 57049

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(605) 217-5500

Dr. Sarah Bligh, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Dakota Dunes, SD and has over 11 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Bligh has more experience with Esophageal Disorders, Gastrointestinal Disorders, and Anal & Rectal Disorders than other specialists in her area. She graduated from University Of South Dakota Sanford School Of Medicine medical school in 2009. She is affiliated with UnityPoint Health– St. Luke's Regional Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bligh to book an appointment.


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Dr. Bligh accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Practice Areas

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.

Typically treats 70% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Dysphagia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bligh treats Dysphagia more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Bligh treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Esophageal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bligh treats Esophageal Diseases more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Bligh treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Nausea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bligh treats Nausea more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Bligh treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

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.

Typically treats 76% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 35 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bligh treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Bligh treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bligh treats Abdominal Disorders more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Bligh treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Stomach Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bligh treats Stomach Diseases more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Bligh treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Anal & Rectal Disorders

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Typically treats 87% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hemorrhoids
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bligh treats Hemorrhoids more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Bligh treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Anal or Rectal Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bligh treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Bligh treats this condition more than 80% of their peers

Liver Disease

Liver disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the liver, such as hepatitis, fatty liver disease, and cirrhosis, through medications, lifestyle changes, or surgery.Compare with other Liver Disease specialists.

Typically treats 86% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Liver Damage from Alcohol
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bligh treats Liver Damage from Alcohol more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Bligh treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bligh treats Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Bligh treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Hepatitis C
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bligh treats Hepatitis C more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Bligh treats this condition more than 77% of their peers

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Dr. Bligh's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anoscopy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • 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
  • 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
  • Giardiasis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • 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 Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

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I was very pleased with Dr Bligh... She was very pleasant and my husband had a good visit with her also. She explained her findings.. Thank you! ??
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The fact that she was unable to read the difference between a scheduled screening, according to all documents provided, and a diagnostics review, was very disappointing. This inability to distinguish between the two types of procedures cost us over $2K.
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About Me

Biography

Sarah Bligh, MD, has been in Siouxland offering treatments in numerous gastroenterology and hepatology conditions since  2017. 

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2009
University Of South Dakota Sanford School Of Medicine
Medical School
2005
University of South Dakota
Undergraduate School

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Locations

Midlands Clinic

Midlands Clinic705 N Sioux Point Rd Dakota Dunes, SD 57049
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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UnityPoint Health– St. Luke's Regional Medical Center

Sioux City, IA

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average