Dr. Sylvain Sidi, MD

Dr. Sylvain Sidi, MD

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Dr. Sylvain Sidi, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Universite De Montpellier I, Ufr De Medecine in 1972 and specializes in gastroenterology, colon & rectal surgery, and more.Read his story

310 N Wilmot Rd Ste 202

Tucson, AZ 85711

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  • Aetna
  • Arizona Foundation
  • Assurant Health
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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Gastrointestinal Bleeding
very high
more than 97% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Sidi's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sidi "Dr. Sidi and his staff believe in working with our patients to maintain and improve their health. We work together to serve all of your gastroenterology needs in all stages of life in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. We also believe in educating our patients as we work with them to achieve the best physical state possible. Dr. Sylvain Sidi is a fellowship trained, board certified physician and fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology. Professional Associations: Pima County Medical Society American Society Gast Intestinal Endoscopy Fellow of The American College of Gst interoloy Fellow of the American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery Arizona Medical Associations "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sidi "Dr. Sidi's clinical expertise includes esophageal disease, Barrett's esophagus, inflammatory bowel disease and he has a special interest in liver disease and Biliary tract diseases, colon cancer screening, and health care outcomes. He is fellowship-trained in all gastrointestinal procedures including esophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (EGD), colonoscopy and endoscopic retrograde cholangio pancreatography (ERCP) and sphincierotomy."

3  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

96  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Anoscopy
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • CRH Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Universite De Montpellier I, Ufr De Medecine
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Tucson Hosps Med Ed Program
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Tucson Hosps Med Ed Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Tufts University St Elizabeth Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sidi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sidi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sidi

3.6

Based on 91 reviews

5 Stars
60.43956043956044%
(55)
4 Stars
3.2967032967032965%
(3)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
4.395604395604396%
(4)
1 Star
31.86813186813187%
(29)

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Was angry that I made another appointment with him before a scheduled colonoscopy. As soon as I walked into the room he starts to very angrily ask why I was there "again". The reason was because his "solution" to a problem I was having had not worked and, since he WAS my doctor, I was there to see...Read More
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AZ – Sep 15, 2018
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Do your research!!!! After being treated by Dr. Sidi for an ERCP at St. Joseph’s Hospital, I ended up at Tucson Medical Center 2 days later with an infection. Fortunately the GI Dr. at TMC rectified the damage Dr Sidi caused.
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Aug 21, 2018
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Really incompetent and uncaring... went in with unusual abdominal distension/bloating, burning, fatigue... took one look at the patient info, saw 6 drinks/week, said there is nothing wrong with me, and that the distension was a "beer belly"... told him I was 210lbs 2 weeks ago, now 195, no beer......Read More
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Shocked in Tucson, AZ – Aug 16, 2018
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After several weeks of waiting I got an appointment they cancelled on me last minute they rescheduled Me 3 weeks out here I go missing work again only to get a call again last minute. My appointment has been cancelled again. The receptionist was extremely rude and Unapologetic.
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Brant in Tucson, AZ – Jun 29, 2018
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He was very professional. His staff and nurses at my procedure were very nice and accommodating.
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Marilyn in Benson, AZ – Jun 14, 2018
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