Dr. Vernon Carriere Jr, MD

Dr. Vernon Carriere Jr, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 37
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Dr. Vernon Carriere Jr, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University Medical School In New Orleans in 2006 and specializes in gastroenterology.

4228 Houma Blvd Ste 120

Metairie, LA 70006

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Gastritis
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Carriere Jr'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. Carriere Jr "I strive to provide personalized, professional care of the highest quality in the field of gastroenterology and hepatology."

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

65  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Louisiana State Univeristy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Louisiana State University Medical School In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carriere Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carriere Jr's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carriere Jr to family and friends
38 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (35)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Carriere Jr'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. Carriere Jr Says:
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Patient Comments (14)

I found Dr. Carriere very informative and explained every step of the process I am scheduled to have. He asked questions to become more familiar with my background and I felt comfortable discussing my history with him. I would recommend Dr. Carriere to anyone that needs his services.
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I first saw Dr Carriere in Summer of 2016 and he was awesome in my diagnosis and care. He took very good care of me and listened to my questions. And I am back again, 2018 and he is just as great. He listens and wants to help you in any way to get to the GI issues that you are having and correct...more
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I would definitely refer family and friends to Dr. Carriere. He and his staff are very professional and friendly.
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Dr Carriere provided me with excellent care the one time I saw him. I was referred to him for severe abdominal pain and he ordered a CT Scan which I got and his office called me to schedule a follow-up. When I arrived for the follow-up, his office staff told me they no longer accept my insurance...more
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I really liked Dr. Carriere .He has a great way of communicating with his patients. I felt very comfortable with his abilities and enjoyed his sense of humor.
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