Dr. Vivek Huilgol, MD
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Dr. Vivek Huilgol, MD

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Gastroenterology | Male

3715 Prytania St Ste 500 New Orleans, LA 70115 Get Directions

Care Philosophy

Dr. Huilgol received his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at Flinder's University of South Australia. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at the Aurora-Sinai Program in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He completed two fellowships in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Aurora-Sinai Program and Medical College Wisconsin. Dr. Huilgol completed his final fellowship of Advanced Gastroenterology Training at the LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport. He is board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Prior to joining Ochsner, Dr. Huilgol worked as a staff physician and held leadership positions at the Veterans Affairs Healthcare System hospital in Roseburg, Oregon.

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Biography

Dr. Vivek Huilgol, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

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    Dr. Huilgol's Reviews

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    Dr. Huilgol's Performance
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    Dr. Viv was wonderful. Thorough, compassionate, personable, professional, explained everything to me and answered my questions, then followed up personally with my lightning fast results. I highly recommend him and wish he could be our primary Doctor!!!
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    Dr. Huilgol's Care Philosophy

    Dr. Huilgol received his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at Flinder's University of South Australia. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at the Aurora-Sinai Program in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He completed two fellowships in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Aurora-Sinai Program and Medical College Wisconsin. Dr. Huilgol completed his final fellowship of Advanced Gastroenterology Training at the LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport. He is board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. Prior to joining Ochsner, Dr. Huilgol worked as a staff physician and held leadership positions at the Veterans Affairs Healthcare System hospital in Roseburg, Oregon.

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    •  Specializes in Gastroenterology
    •  Board certified in Gastroenterology
    •  Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Gastroenterology

    Conditions Treated

    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal Prolapse
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Dehydration
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diarrhea
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Diverticulum
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hernia
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Liver Damage from Alcohol
    • Malnutrition
    • Nausea
    • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Viral Hepatitis
    • Vomiting Disorders

    Education

    • Medical School
      Flinders University Of South Australia, School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1986

    • Internship Hospital
      Royal Adelaide Hospital
    • Residency Hospital
      Aurora-Sinai Medical Center
    • Fellowship Hospital
      Aurora Sinai Med Center

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Procedures Performed

    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Manometry