Dr. Vernon Carriere Jr, MD

Dr. Vernon Carriere Jr, MD

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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 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

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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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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

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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

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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
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Carriere Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Carriere Jr

4.8

Based on 41 reviews

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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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