Dr. Benjamin Guider, MD

Dr. Benjamin Guider, MD

Gastroenterology •  Male • Age 73

  
Accepting new patients

Dr. Benjamin Guider, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Marrero, LA. Dr. Guider has more experience with Gastrointestinal Disorders and Esophageal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Ochsner Baptist and Touro Infirmary. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Guider to book an appointment.


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Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates

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(504) 345-1180
Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates1111 Medical Center Blvd Marrero, LA 70072
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2.8

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Stay away from this doctor! He literally yelled at me, and gave me some inaccurate information regarding a follow up colonoscopy. Never going back.
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My experience with Dr. Guider was nothing short of amazing. Sorry for the folks who did not have the same.
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Literally didn’t do anything to help with my problem.
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Very rude and disrespectful. Not willing to help or do anything to make me feel better. I will not see him again. Absolutely horrible!
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Dr. Guider accepts the following insurance:

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Practice Areas

Gastrointestinal Disorders

Gastrointestinal disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the gastrointestinal tract, including Crohn's disease, ulcers, hernias, and food poisoning.Compare with other Gastrointestinal Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 60% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 23 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Guider treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Guider treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Guider treats Abdominal Disorders more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Guider treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Diverticulosis, Intestinal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Guider treats Diverticulosis, Intestinal more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Guider treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Esophageal Disorders

Esophageal disorder specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the esophagus, such as reflux esophagitis, indigestion, and esophageal ulcers through procedures including medication, surgery, and swallowing therapy.Compare with other Esophageal Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 55% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Esophageal Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Guider treats Esophageal Diseases more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Guider treats this condition more than 81% of their peers

Dysphagia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Guider treats Dysphagia more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Guider treats this condition more than 79% of their peers

Heartburn
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Guider treats Heartburn more than 63% of their peers

Dr. Guider treats this condition more than 63% of their peers

Anal & Rectal Disorders

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Typically treats 59% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hemorrhoids
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Guider treats Hemorrhoids more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Guider treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Anal or Rectal Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Guider treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 31% of their peers

Dr. Guider treats this condition more than 31% of their peers

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Dr. Guider's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bravo pH Testing
  • Cancer
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Polyp
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Stricture
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates' team is committed to excellence in patient care and the development of lifelong relationships with the residents and visitors of New Orleans. We believe in promoting both the highest level and quality of care with the greatest degree of compassion possible. Patient satisfaction is always our goal.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Medical School
1973
Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Internship Hospital

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Ochsner Baptist

New Orleans, LA
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Touro Infirmary

New Orleans, LA

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

University Medical Center New Orleans

New Orleans, LA

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average