Benjamin Alfred Guider , MD

Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine

(504) 896-8670

Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates
2820 Napoleon Ave Ste 720
New Orleans, LA 70115

Overview

Dr. Benjamin A. Guider, Jr. was born in Vicksburg, MS and received his medical degree from the Tulane University School of Medicine in 1972. He performed his Gastroenterology fellowship at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington D.C. from 1975 to 1977. Having received his board certification from the American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine in 1975, he received his board certification in Gastroenterology in 1977. Dr. Guider served in the US Army from July 1972 to June 1982 and maintains active membership in many professional organizations including the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the Orleans Parish and Louisiana State Medical Societies and the American Gastroenterology Association. Dr. Guider practiced at the 97th General Hospital in Frankfurt, West Germany before entering solo private practice in 1980. He joined Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates in 1989. Dr. Guider’s many articles have been published in various professional journals. He regularly attends seminars and workshops presenting the latest information on developments in the field of Gastroenterology. Dr. Guider lives in New Orleans with his wife and their three children. Dr. Guider practices at the Uptown office.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 48 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and Vietnamese

Education & Training

Medical School: Tulane University School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1972

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Ochsner Baptist Medical Center
  • Touro Infirmary

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
  • 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 Louisiana HMOx MRF
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Guider's Office Information

Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates
2820 Napoleon Ave Ste 720
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 896-8670

Fax: (504) 489-6869
Website: metrogi.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

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
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Doctor Guider's Other Office Information

Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates
2820 Napoleon Ave Ste 700
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 896-8680

Fax:(504) 489-6960
Website:www.metrogi.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

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Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Metropolitan Gastroenterology
2820 Napoleon Ave Ste 720
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 896-8670

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Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates
4228 Houma Blvd Ste 520
Metairie, LA 70006
(504) 456-8020

Fax:(504) 445-6802
Website:www.metrogi.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

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