Dr. Melvin Gold Jr, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
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Dr. Melvin Gold Jr, MD
Dr. Melvin Gold Jr, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Metairie, LA. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 46 years. Dr. Gold Jr is affiliated with Interim LSU Hospital.

4228 Houma Blvd Ste 520

Metairie, LA 70006

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Dr. Melvin Gold Jr, MD

Dr. Melvin Gold Jr, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Abdominal Disorders
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more than 80% of peers
Gastritis
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more than 74% of peers
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
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more than 71% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis

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Procedures

  • Anoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Manometry

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Med College Va Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Med College Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Fla Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gold Jr accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Gold Jr has admitting privileges

Interim LSU Hospital
2021 Perdido St
New Orleans, LA 70112
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