Dr. Howard Brenner, MD

Dr. Howard Brenner, MD

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Gastroenterology  ·  
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56 y/o
(10)

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Dr. Howard Brenner, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Marrero, LA and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.

Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates

1111 Medical Center Blvd # S450

Marrero, LA 70072
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • AmeriPlan
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Benefit Management
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Brenner performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diarrhea
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Brenner's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Brenner "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."

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

72  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

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

  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital In Miami
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ochsner Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brenner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brenner's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brenner to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Brenner's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My mother was transferred to East Jefferson to the care of Dr. Brenner from Gulfport, MS. After reviewing her case, he was able to direct us to another facility where a physician with a specific tool could actually treat her more effectively. He wasted no time making the referral and getting my...more
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Totally went down from years ago! You have to wait a week or longer to get a call back. You have a test done and don't get the correct diagnoisis. You find out months later that you have a diagnosis after you where told the test was fine only because you requested a copy of test and find out for...more
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