George W. Howard , MD

Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine

(225) 761-5200

Ochsner Clinic
9001 Summa Ave
Baton Rouge, LA 70809

Overview

Dr. Howard graduated from the Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and earned his medical degree from Tulane University Medical School in New Orleans, Louisiana. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine and his fellowship in Gastroenterology at Tulane University Medical School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana. Dr. Howard is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and joined the staff in December 2005. Dr. Howard's expertise is in the area of general gastroenterology and his special medical interests include Biliary Disease and IBD.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 40 Years

Languages Spoken: English

Education & Training

Medical School: Tulane University School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1981

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Ochsner Medical Center Baton Rouge
  • Ochsner Medical Center Jefferson Highway
  • Baton Rouge General Medical Center Mid City Campus

Specialties: Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS LA BlueConnect HMO POS
  • BCBS LA Community Blue HMO/POS
  • BCBS LA HMO LA HMO/POS MRF
  • BCBS LA Preferred Care PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Howard's Office Information

Fax: (225) 576-1522
Website: ochsner.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon7:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue7:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed7:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu7:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri7:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat8:00 AM-1:00 PM
Sun-

Doctor Howard's Other Office Information

Fax:(225) 575-4505
Website:ochsner.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Fax:
Website:www.ochsner.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Ochsner Medical Complex The Grove
10310 The Grove Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70836
(225) 761-5479

Fax:(225) 576-1570
Website:www.ochsner.org
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-8:00 PM
Sat8:00 AM-3:00 PM
Sun9:00 AM-3:00 PM