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Dr. Douglas Rimmer Jr, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Rimmer Jr

GastroIntestinal Specialists A.M.C.

3217 Mabel St Shreveport, LA 71103

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Dr. Douglas Rimmer Jr, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport in 1992 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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Dr. Rimmer Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Nausea
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Dr. Rimmer Jr treats Nausea more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Rimmer Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Reflux Esophagitis
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Dr. Rimmer Jr treats Reflux Esophagitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Rimmer Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Abdominal Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rimmer Jr treats Abdominal Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Rimmer Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Rimmer Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Megacolon
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Douglas Rimmer Jr, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport in 1992 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Scott and White Hosp/Tex A&M
Fellowship Hospital
1995
University of Arkansas Medical Sciences Center
Residency Hospital
1993
University Ark
Internship Hospital
1992
Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport
Medical School
1995
1993
1992

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rimmer Jr

4.3

Based on 7 reviews

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He takes very good care of me. He goes that extra mile to make sure that I get the best care that I need. The wait time is minimal and the staff work hard at getting you in and out in a timely manner.
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Dr. Rimmer is very smart and he really looks at everything. He tells his patients what is important, and how to manage the conditions. Cant say enough good things about his attention to detail for procedures. My doctor for over 10 years.
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