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Dr. Carl Swendsen, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.8 (42)
Map Pin Small Colorado Springs, CO
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Carl Swendsen, MD

Dr. Carl Swendsen, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Colorado Springs, CO. Patients rated Dr. Swendsen an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Swendsen works at Associates In Gastroenterology P.C. in Colorado Springs, CO. They frequently treat conditions like Hemorrhoids and Dysphagia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Swendsen's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Associates in Gastroenterology
    2940 N Circle Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80909 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (719) 635-7321
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    Associates in Gastroenterology P.c.
    6031 E Woodmen Rd Ste 100, Colorado Springs, CO 80923 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (719) 635-7321
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 16:30
  3. 3
    St. Francis Medical Center
    6001 E Woodmen Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80923 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (719) 635-7321
  4. 4
    Centura Penrose Hospital
    2222 N Nevada Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80907 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (719) 776-5000

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  • Centura Penrose Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Hemorrhoids
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Dysphagia
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

Treatment frequency



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Hemorrhoids
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Dysphagia
Constipation
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Esophagitis
Gastroptosis
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Nausea
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Reflux Esophagitis
Colorectal Polyp
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Vomiting Disorders
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Abdominal Pain
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
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Ascites
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Barrett's Esophagus
Chronic Gastritis
Cirrhosis
Crohn's Disease
Cyclical Vomiting
Dehydration
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Varices
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Ileus
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Ulcer
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Ulcerative Colitis
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Manometry
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Abdominal Disorders
Acute Gastritis
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Alcoholic Hepatitis
All Types of Food Poisoning
Autoimmune Diseases
Barretts Esophagus with Dysplasia
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Obstruction
Biliary Cirrhosis
Boerhaave's Syndrome
Bowel Strangulation
Cancer
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Celiac Disease
Cholangitis
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Chronic Cholecystitis
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Achalasia
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Duodenal Cancer
Dysentery
Enteritis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Food Poisoning
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastrojejunal Ulcer
Giardiasis
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Indigestion
Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Prolapse
Ischemic Colitis
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Abscess
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Megacolon
Mesenteric Panniculitis
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatic Pseudocyst
Peptic Ulcer
Potassium Deficiency
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Proctoptosis
Pyloric Stenosis
Rectal Prolapse
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Sclerosing Mesenteritis
Splenomegaly
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
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Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Visceroptosis
Vitamin_Deficiency
Anoscopy
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Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Drainage
Capsule Endoscopy
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Endoscopic Polypectomy
Endoscopic Ultrasound
Endoscopy
ERCP With Spincterotomy
Esophageal pH Monitoring
Esophageal Stenting
Fecal Impaction Removal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Impedance Testing
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
Screening Colonoscopy
Sigmoidoscopy
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
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    • AARP
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    • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Assurant Health
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CHAMPVA
    • Cigna
    • CNIC Health Solutions
    • Cofinity
    • Colorado Access
    • Colorado Choice Health Plans
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health
    • Golden Rule
    • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    • Health Net
    • HealthComp
    • HealthPartners
    • Humana
    • IMG International Medical Group
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Meritain Health
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • MultiPlan
    • NALC Health Benefit Plan
    • National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC)
    • PacifiCare Health Systems
    • PHCS
    • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • United Healthcare Community Plan
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Veterans Choice Program
    • WellPoint

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    4.8
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    About Dr. Carl Swendsen, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1891011631
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    Education & Certifications

    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Carl Swendsen, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Swendsen is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Swendsen has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Swendsen works at Associates In Gastroenterology P.C. in Colorado Springs, CO. View the full address on Dr. Swendsen’s profile.

    Dr. Swendsen has seen patients for Hemorrhoids and Dysphagia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Swendsen on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    42 patients have reviewed Dr. Swendsen. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Swendsen.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Swendsen, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Swendsen appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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