Dr. Steven Guarisco, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 55

Ochsner Health Center - Covington
1000 Ochsner Blvd
Covington, LA 70433
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Dr. Guarisco's Offices

Ochsner Health Center - Covington
Covington
1000 Ochsner Blvd
Covington, LA 70433
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Dr. Guarisco's Experience

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Dr. Guarisco's Care Philosophy

Dr. Guarisco's Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Procedures Dr. Guarisco Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
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Conditions Dr. Guarisco Treats

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Hospital Quality

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Ochsner Medical Center - North Shore
100 Medical Center Dr
Slidell, LA 70461
St. Tammany Parish Hospital
1202 S Tyler St
Covington, LA 70433

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    Phone & Address

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    Ochsner Health Center - Covington
    Covington
    1000 Ochsner Blvd
    Covington, LA 70433
    (985) 288-1800
    Contact Information
    (985) 875-2828 (Office)
    (985) 898-7022 (Fax)
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    • MultiPlan
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • WellCare
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  2. Dr. Guarisco's Experience

    Dr. Guarisco's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
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    Dr. Guarisco says...

    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Liver Biopsy
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Benign Tumor
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Diverticulum
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
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    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hernia
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Malnutrition
    • Pancreatitis
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Graduated in 1986

    Internship Hospital

    Duke University Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    Duke University Medical Center

    Fellowship Hospital

    Duke University Medical Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Guarisco & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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  3. Dr. Guarisco's Hospital Quality

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    • St. Tammany Parish Hospital

    • Slidell Memorial Hospital

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Guarisco to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Guarisco's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    2 responses

    Experience with Dr. Guarisco

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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