Welcome to Kids and Tummies
Quality GI Care for Kids
The board-certified pediatric gastroenterologist at Kids and Tummies in Gulfport, Mississippi, offer the highest level of care for infants, children, and adolescents up to age 20. They are the only pediatric gastroenterology practice on the Gulf Coast, covering the entire region from Mobile to New Orleans and north points, such as Hattiesburg.
The experienced team offers a common sense and real-world approach to every child’s treatment. Instead of focusing only on their symptoms and condition, they treat the whole child, recognizing the unique attention and specialized care that’s needed for growing and developing bodies.
The compassionate practitioners at Kids and Tummies have the expertise and skill to treat a wide range of symptoms of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract, from the esophagus to the colon, including nausea, abdominal pain, constipation.
They treat a variety of GI conditions, such as celiac disease, irritable bowel syndrome, and fatty liver disease, as well as lactose intolerance, swallowing problems, food sensitivities, and allergies. They also provide care for children with growth disorders, such as failure to thrive and overweight/obesity.
To help pinpoint the cause of certain gastrointestinal conditions, they use a variety of diagnostic testing tools, such as upper endoscopy, capsule endoscopy, and colonoscopy.
The team offers comprehensive evaluations and therapies, treating each young patient with personalized care. They include the entire family in the child’s treatment, making visits and treatments an all-inclusive experience. The personalized attention they give children to ensure their successful outcomes make them a standout practice.
To schedule an appointment, call Kids and Tummies today or book an appointment online.
Kids and Tummies welcome most insurances including Medicaid and also Self-pay. Payment for co-pays and/or account balances are due at the time services are rendered, so please bring your insurance card and a form of identification with you to your first visit.
"The customer service from the front office & patient care in the back was all exceptional."
"Dr. Ulmer and her staff are incredible. She has helped my son feel better by providing quality care. So thankful for her!"
"Dr. Ulmer is wonderful! She has been extremely supportive and knowledgeable. I would reccommmed her to any parent with a child suffering from GI issues."