Dr. Matthew Rice, MD

Dr. Matthew Rice, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 40

Accepting new patients

Dr. Matthew Rice, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in New Orleans, LA. Dr. Rice has more experience with Esophageal Disorders and Gastrointestinal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Saint Bernard Parish Hospital and Ochsner Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Rice to book an appointment.

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(504) 826-8027
Ochsner Medical Center1514 Jefferson Hwy New Orleans, LA 70121
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2500 Belle Chasse Hwy Terrytown, LA 70056
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  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
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Experience and Background Checks

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Rice

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Rice treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Rice treats other conditions, please contact the office at (504) 842-4000.

Esophageal Disorders

Esophageal disorder specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the esophagus, such as reflux esophagitis, indigestion, and esophageal ulcers through procedures including medication, surgery, and swallowing therapy.Compare with other Esophageal Disorders specialists.

Dr. Rice treats at a

high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Rice
Similar Providers
Nausea
Manometry
Dysphagia
Esophagitis
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Gastrointestinal Disorders

Gastrointestinal disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the gastrointestinal tract, including Crohn's disease, ulcers, hernias, and food poisoning.Compare with other Gastrointestinal Disorders specialists.

Dr. Rice treats at a

high

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 52 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Rice
Similar Providers
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastritis
Constipation
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Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Check Dr. Rice's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Rice's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achalasia
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  • Food Allergy
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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(504) 826-8027

Dr. Rice accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Buckeye Community Health Plan
Medicare
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

About Me

Biography

Dr. Rice received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Louisiana State University Health Science Center in Shreveport, Louisiana. He completed an Internal...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Tulane University School of Medicine - New Orleans, LA
Fellowship Hospital
Tulane University School of Medicine - New Orleans, LA
Residency Hospital
Louisiana State University School of Medicine - Shreveport, LA
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Matthew Rice, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (504) 826-8027, and for other questions, call (504) 842-4000.

Does Dr. Matthew Rice, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Rice has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Matthew Rice, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Matthew Rice, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Rice's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Matthew Rice, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Matthew Rice, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Rice frequently treats Esophageal Disorders and Gastrointestinal Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Rice specializes.

Where is Dr. Matthew Rice, MD's office located?

Dr. Rice's office is located at 1514 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA 70121. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Rice is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Saint Bernard Parish Hospital

Chalmette, LA

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

19 Awards Received