April Ulmer, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterologist located in Gulfport, MS

About Dr. Ulmer

April Ulmer, MD, aka “The Tummy Dr.,” is a board-certified pediatric gastroenterologist who practices on the Gulf Coast of Mississippi at Kids and Tummies, in Gulfport.

Dr. Ulmer is a native Mississippian who received her medical training at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and her post-graduate training at prestigious medical centers along the East Coast in cities including Washington, DC.; Danville, Pennsylvania; and Buffalo, New York, before ultimately returning to Mississippi to practice.

In addition to being a dedicated physician, she is a loving and committed wife and mother to her two little girls. Dr. Ulmer describes herself as a physician who practices the art of “clinical medicine” with a “common sense” approach. She strives every day to treat each child and family as unique, and in a way that cares for and nurtures the “whole” child.

Dr. Ulmer states, “I’m a mom, so when I hear concerns from the parents in my medical practice, I ‘get’ it. As parents, we work to ensure that our children have access to the best of everything, and that should extend to their medical care. As a pediatric gastroenterologist, my goal is to be the parents’ partner in the care of their children, and it’s Kids and Tummies’ mission to provide the best Pediatric GI care available.”

Dr. Ulmer maintains admitting privileges at Ocean Springs Hospital, Merit Health Biloxi, and Garden Park Medical Center.

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April Ulmer, MD, aka “The Tummy Dr.,” is a board-certified pediatric gastroenterologist who practices on the Gulf Coast of Mississippi at Kids and Tummies, in Gulfport.

Dr. Ulmer is a native Mississippian who received her medical training at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and her post-graduate training at prestigious medical centers along the East Coast in cities including Washington, DC.; Danville, Pennsylvania; and Buffalo, New York, before ultimately returning to Mississippi to practice.

In addition to being a dedicated physician, she is a loving and committed wife and mother to her two little girls. Dr. Ulmer describes herself as a physician who practices the art of “clinical medicine” with a “common sense” approach. She strives every day to treat each child and family as unique, and in a way that cares for and nurtures the “whole” child.

Dr. Ulmer states, “I’m a mom, so when I hear concerns from the parents in my medical practice, I ‘get’ it. As parents, we work to ensure that our children have access to the best of everything, and that should extend to their medical care. As a pediatric gastroenterologist, my goal is to be the parents’ partner in the care of their children, and it’s Kids and Tummies’ mission to provide the best Pediatric GI care available.”

Dr. Ulmer maintains admitting privileges at Ocean Springs Hospital, Merit Health Biloxi, and Garden Park Medical Center.


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