Dr. Jorge Contreras, MD

Dr. Jorge Contreras, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Jorge Contreras, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1996 and specializes in internal medicine and family medicine.

3800 Houma Blvd Ste 250

Metairie, LA 70006

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Dr. Contreras' Experience

Dr. Contreras' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice and Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Family Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

166  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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.


  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Alton Oschsner Med Found
    Internship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Contreras has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Contreras' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Contreras to family and friends
58 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (58)

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Dr. Contreras' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Contreras is an outstanding physician... He always takes his time to listen to you and makes sure he addresses all of your concerns. After looking for a good doctor for many years, I can honestly say I have found one. His staff is amazing as well. I highly recommend him.
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It's really refreshing to find a doctor who seems legitimately concerned about the health of his patients. I felt that way with Dr. Jorge. Very friendly, down to earth and knowlegeable. Takes time to listen and doesn't lecture.
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My husband is a new patient and he loves this man. He listened and was down to earth unlike some who act like they are doing you a favor and rush you out . The wait wasn't long at all and the staff was helpful as well as making you feel appreciated and fun too. They made you feel relaxed, like...more
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Dr. Contreras is the best doctor my husband and I have been to. He has successfully gotten my husbands migraines under control when other doctors couldn't. He takes the time to listen to his patients. I will be switching to him very soon.
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This is the worst Doctor I have ever encountered. My mom is a patient of his and he is very rude. The nurse staff is rude and make you feel like a burden. Nothing gets taken care of. The nurses have yelled at my mother in the past and hung up on her a couple times. The doctor is just as bad. ...more
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