Dr. Luis Balart Jr, MD

Dr. Luis Balart Jr, MD

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Dr. Luis Balart Jr, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in gastroenterology, transplant surgery, and more.Read his story

1415 Tulane Ave Rm HC5

New Orleans, LA 70112

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Balart Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
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Dr. Balart Jr treats Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Balart Jr treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Cirrhosis
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Dr. Balart Jr treats Cirrhosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Balart Jr treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Balart Jr treats Abdominal Disorders more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Balart Jr treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Balart Jr's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Anemia
Anoscopy
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Meckel's Diverticulum
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Viral Infection
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

"Clinical Professor of Medicine; Chief, Section of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine"

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
  • Transplant Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1982
    University Of Southern California Rancho Los Amigos Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1982
  • 1981
    Ochsner Medical Institutions
    Fellowship Hospital
    1981
  • 1976
    Naval Regional Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1976
  • 1974
    Charity Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1974
  • 1973
    Louisiana State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1973

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Totally life saving , compassionate Doctor, who REALLY cares about his patients! True Doctor! Spends a lot of one on one, and if can't, his Staff does! I've recommended Dr.Luis Balart MD, along with Dr. Carter Balart MD, ( Baton Rouge, La) who is following in his Fathers Path!
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Dr. Balart is an excellent physician. He takes his time to explain his treatment plan and answer any questions you may have. He explains why he is changing medicine or a dosage and what to expect along with what changes to my health need to be brought to his attention. I feel better educated...Read More
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dr. balart has treated my wife for seven years and he is a god send to us. he is kind , considerate,, patient, very very knowledgeable in his field. we could not have found a better doctor for the problem that my wife has.
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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MultiPlan
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