Dr. Sarath Krishnan, MD

Dr. Sarath Krishnan, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
37 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Sarath Krishnan, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Marrero, LA and has been practicing for 6 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.Read his story

Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates

1111 Medical Center Blvd # S450

Marrero, LA 70072
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • AmeriPlan
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Benefit Management
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana

Learn about Dr. Krishnan

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Krishnan'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.

Dr. Krishnan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Krishnan "Sarath Krishnan, M.D., received his medical degree from Louisiana State University in New Orleans in 2006. Dr. Krishnan completed his internal medicine residency and gastroenterology fellowship at Tulane University. Dr. Krishnan began practicing at the Marrero location in 2012. He is a member of several GI societies including the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and the American Gastroenterological Association. He is board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Krishnan practices at the Westbank office of Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Krishnan "Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates' team is committed to excellence in patient care and the development of lifelong relationships with the residents and visitors of New Orleans. We believe in promoting both the highest level and quality of care with the greatest degree of compassion possible. Patient satisfaction is always our goal."

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

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

79  Conditions Treated


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12  Procedures

  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Bravo pH Testing
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Manometry

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.


  • LSU School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Krishnan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Ochsner Medical Center- West Bank Campus

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2017 Five Star Recipient for Gallbladder Removal Surgery

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Dr. Krishnan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krishnan to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Krishnan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr krishnan made a very scary situation a breeze.I have nothing but great things to say about him and his staff.Once i spoke for the first time to Dr.krishnan i knew i had found a caring and educated dr.My treatment before and after a upper and lower gi procedure was absolutely fabulous.THANKS...more
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