James Patrick Herrington , MD

Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine

(337) 269-1126

Acadiana Gastroenterology Associates
443 Heymann Blvd Ste A
Lafayette, LA 70503

Overview

J. Patrick Herrington, born in Houston, Texas and raised in Jennings, Louisiana, is a 30 year resident of Lafayette, Louisiana. He is an Honors Graduate of Tulane University where he received a B.S. degree in Biology. Earning his Doctor of Medicine from Tulane University School of Medicine in 1976, he completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Ochsner Medical Institutions where he served as Chief Resident. He received board certification in Internal Medicine in 1979 and honored with Fellowship in the American College of Physicians. Continuing at Ochsner, Dr. Herrington completed a Gastroenterology Fellowship in 1981 receiving board certification in Gastroenterology from the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Herrington entered private medical practice with Dr. Person and Acadiana Gastroenterology Associates in 1981. He has served as Chairman of Medicine, Lafayette General Hospital; Chief of Staff, Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center; and, Board of Trustee Member of Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center. From 2009-11, he served as President of The Louisiana Gastroenterology Society and as Course Director for the American College of Gastroenterology's last two regional postgraduate courses held in New Orleans. He has been recently honored in Louisiana Life Magazine by his peers as one of the top GI physicians in the state. Dr. Herrington has authored articles dealing with esophageal motor disorders, chest pain, and their treatment in various professional journals. He continues to be interested in quality indicators in endoscopy relating to delivering excellence in endoscopic care. He regularly attends seminars and workshops presenting the latest information on developments in the field of Gastroenterology and maintains active membership in several professional medical societies.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 44 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and French

Education & Training

Medical School: Tulane University School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1976

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Lafayette General Medical Center
  • Our Lady Of Lourdes Regional Medical Center

Specialties: Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS LA BlueConnect 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 Louisiana HMOx MRF
  • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Herrington's Office Information

Acadiana Gastroenterology Associates
443 Heymann Blvd Ste A
Lafayette, LA 70503
(337) 269-1126

Fax: (337) 726-9147
Website: acadianagastro.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon7:00 AM-3:30 PM
Tue7:00 AM-3:30 PM
Wed7:00 AM-3:30 PM
Thu7:00 AM-3:30 PM
Fri7:00 AM-3:30 PM
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Sun-

Doctor Herrington's Other Office Information

Acadiana Gastroenterology Associates
439 Heymann Blvd Ste 439
Lafayette, LA 70503
(337) 269-0963

Fax:(337) 726-9055
Website:acadianagastro.com
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-12:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Acadiana Gastroenterology Associates Llc
439 Heymann Blvd
Lafayette, LA 70503
(337) 269-0963

Fax:(337) 726-9055
Website:www.acadianagastro.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

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