Dr. Nicholas Persich, MD

Dr. Nicholas Persich, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Nicholas Persich, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1987 and specializes in gastroenterology.

4228 Houma Blvd Ste 120

Metairie, LA 70006

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Persich performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Persich's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Persich "We strive to provide personalized, professional care of the highest quality in the field of gastroenterology and hepatology, including the prevention and treatment of peptic ulcer disease, colon cancer, pancreatic abnormalities and liver diseases. We have been in practice in the New Orleans and Metairie area since 1984, building strong relationships between patients, doctors and staff. We strive to ensure that you receive the most comprehensive and quality care. We're here to serve you."

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

83  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Lsu Affil Hosp
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Medical Center Of Louisiana-New Orleans
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Hotel Dieu Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Lsu Medical Center Of New Orleans
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Medical Center Of Louisiana Charity Hospital-No
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Hotel Dieu Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Lsu Medical Center Of New Orleans
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Medical Center Of Louisiana Charity Hospital-No
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Persich has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Persich's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Persich to family and friends
26 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Persich's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Persich Says:
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Please do not hesitate to notify me personally with any concerns or complaints you have with my office staff or the medical care you receive.  Thank you for the trust you have placed in me and my medical team.

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Patient Comments (13)

I would definitely recommend Dr. Persich to anyone having gastroenterology issues or needing colonoscopy screening.
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Dr. Persich is personable, knowledgeable and attentive. He answered all my questions and I am confident in his care. Office wait was a tad long but there may have been a reason for it.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Persich for over 10 years. I've received outstanding service and I have happily recommended other patients to him.
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Dr Persich is very attentive, extremely knowledgeable and personable, explains everything. Would absolutely recommend him to any one.
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Excellent doctor. I was looking for a small (3 docs) practice, I am tired of huge practices where there is (seems like) hundreds of patients a day! Dr. Persich was personable, knowledgable. and made me feel at ease. He explained everything so I could understand. He listened and asked if I had any...more
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