Dr. Luis Balart Jr, MD

Dr. Luis Balart Jr, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
very high
more than 92% of peers
Viral Hepatitis
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Balart Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Balart Jr "Clinical Professor of Medicine; Chief, Section of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine"

3  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology
  • Transplant Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

64  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Balart Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Balart Jr to family and friends
6 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Balart Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

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...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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