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Dr. Sigi Joseph, MD

Dr. Sigi Joseph, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 47


Dr. Sigi Joseph, MD is a general surgery specialist in Independence, MO and has been practicing for 7 years. He specializes in general surgery, trauma medicine, and more.


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(816) 673-2846

Dr. Joseph accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
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Dr. Joseph's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Joseph treats Obesity more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Joseph treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Joseph performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Joseph performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Stomach Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Joseph performs Stomach Surgery more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Joseph performs this procedure more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Joseph's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery for Cancer and Diverticular Disease
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Obesity
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Sigi Joseph is board certified in General Surgery by the American Board ofSurgery. He did surgical residency at University of Missouri, Kansas City (UMKC) andthereafter completed fellowship in Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery at BaylorCo...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Therapy Endoscopy

Board Certifications

Education

2012
Baylor College Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2011
University Of Missouri-Kansas City / School Of Dentistry
Residency Hospital
2006
University Of Missouri / Columbia Campus
Internship Hospital
2005
Royal College Of Physicians & Surgeons Edinburgh
1996
St John's Medical College
Medical School
2012
2011
2006
2005
1996

Languages

  • Hindi
  • Malayalam
  • English

Awards

Dr. Joseph's Reviews

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1 Star
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Dr Joseph is awesome. He is who you want to take care of you. I’m here today because of the excellent care he and his staff gave me.
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Dr Joseph and his staff have always been very courteous, helpful, attentive, and prompt during office visits and hospital visits. Dr Joseph takes time to ensure all questions are answered and you are comfortable and clear in everything that is going to transpire during your treatment plan.
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