Dr. Vernon Carriere Jr, MD

Dr. Vernon Carriere Jr, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. Vernon Carriere Jr, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 7 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

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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
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Dr. Carriere Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carriere Jr treats Abdominal Disorders more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Carriere Jr treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Gastritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carriere Jr treats Gastritis more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Carriere Jr treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Gas-Bloat Syndrome
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carriere Jr treats Gas-Bloat Syndrome more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Carriere Jr treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Carriere Jr's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anemia
Anoscopy
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
CRH Hemorrhoid Banding
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Manometry
Nausea
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to provide personalized, professional care of the highest quality in the field of gastroenterology and hepatology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Carriere Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Carriere Jr

4.8

Based on 44 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
4.545454545454546%
(2)

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Pretty good Dr with an AWESOME TEAM from the front office to the procedure.
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I was most impressed with Dr Carriere's professionalism. I was able to see him without a terribly long wait, both for an appointment and the day of the appointment. His staff was cordial and very well organized. After we met, I was able to schedule the recommended procedure and they handled all...Read More
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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...Read 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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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
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