Dr. Seth Sweetser, MD

Dr. Seth Sweetser, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 46

Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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Dr. Seth Sweetser, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Rochester, MN. Dr. Sweetser has more experience with Esophageal Disorders, Gallbladder/Bile Duct Diseases, and Liver Disease than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sweetser to book an appointment.


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Rochester - Cancer200 1st St Sw Rochester, MN 55905
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Dr. Sweetser is affiliated with Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus Rochester, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for gastroenterology.

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  • Appointment wasn't rushed (2)
  • Explained conditions well (2)
  • Listened & answered questions (2)
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  • Didn't listen or answer questions (7)
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Came to mayo with c diff (only I didn’t know it) left with a recommendation to eat 10-15 anti diarrhea meds per day cuz “it’s safe, it just works in the gut!”. Turns out, coulda killed me. Stay far away.
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Richard Edwards in Indianapolis, IN – Apr 12, 2019
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Absolutely awful, not sure where he got his license to practice, but it should be taken away. He is so wrapped up in his ego he doesn't care to listen to his patients or PA. Was a complete waste of time and money!
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Sweetser

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Sweetser treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Sweetser treats other conditions, please contact the office at (507) 405-0046.

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.

Dr. Sweetser typically treats 63% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Esophageal Diseases
Nausea
Heartburn
Esophagitis
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Gallbladder/Bile Duct Diseases

Gallbladder/bile duct disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions such as gallstones, biliary atresia, and biliary cholangitis through procedures including medications, lithotripsy, and surgery.Compare with other Gallbladder/Bile Duct Diseases specialists.

Dr. Sweetser typically treats 60% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Gallstones
Biliary Atresia
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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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.

Dr. Sweetser typically treats 79% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Cirrhosis
Hepatorenal Syndrome
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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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.

Dr. Sweetser typically treats 68% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 29 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Abdominal Disorders
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Stomach Diseases
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Sweetser's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • 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
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • 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
  • Megacolon
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Pyloromyotomy
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • 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 Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Seth Sweetser, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Rochester, MN. Dr. Sweetser has more experience with Esophageal Disorders, Gallbladder/Bile...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

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Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Seth Sweetser, MD?

Call (507) 405-0046 to make an appointment. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Seth Sweetser, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Sweetser has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Seth Sweetser, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Seth Sweetser, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Sweetser's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Seth Sweetser, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Seth Sweetser, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Sweetser frequently treats Esophageal Disorders, Gallbladder/Bile Duct Diseases, and Liver Disease. See all practice areas where Dr. Sweetser specializes.

Where is Dr. Seth Sweetser, MD's office located?

Dr. Sweetser's office is located at 200 1st St Sw, Rochester, MN 55905. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

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Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus

Rochester, MN

86% Patient experience rating, 17% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)