Dr. Gerald Arbour Jr, MD

Dr. Gerald Arbour Jr, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 40
(23)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gerald Arbour Jr, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Baton Rouge, LA. He is 40 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.

7373 Perkins Rd

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Benefit Management
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • TriWest Champus
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Enteritis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Nausea
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Arbour Jr "Dr. G. Tommy Arbour, Jr. is a native of Baton Rouge. He attended LSU in Shreveport, where he received his medical degree in 2003, followed by an internship and residency there. A Gastroenterology fellowship was then granted to Dr. Arbour, which he completed early this summer. Dr. Arbour is Board Certified, and is a member of the American Gastrological Association, American Medical Association and the East Baton Rouge Parish & La. State Medical Societies. We welcome Dr. Arbour to our Gastroenterology Department July 13th, 2009. Dr. Arbour is currently accepting new patients."
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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Lsu In Shreveport
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Lsu In Shreveport
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Lsu In Shreveport
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Arbour Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Arbour Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Arbour Jr to family and friends
4.8
based on 23 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Arbour Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Gonzales, La. |
Very understanding Staff of Dr. Arbour are very pleasant My whole experience from start to finish was awesome Thank you for everything!
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in Port Allen, LA |
I have been and am currently a patient of Dr. Arbour. I am more than pleased with the care I have and am still receiving from him. I would highly recommend him to any person who needs to see a gastroenterologist. He has a superb bedside manner and I trust him completely.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Arbour Jr accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Benefit Management
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    Medicare
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • TriWest Champus
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Verity Healthnet
  • Veteran Administration Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Arbour Jr has admitting privileges

Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
5000 Hennessy Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
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