Dr. George Elie Catinis , MD

Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine

(504) 456-8020

Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates
4228 Houma Blvd Ste 520
Metairie, LA 70006


Dr. Catinis was born in Damascus, Syria and received his medical degree from Damascus University School of Medicine in 1989. He performed his Gastroenterology fellowship at LSU from 1995-1997. He then completed his transplant hepatology and biliary endoscopy at LSU from 1997-1998. Dr. Catinis held the position of Medical Director of the liver transplantation program at LSU from 1998-2000, where he taught and supervised physicians in training. Dr. Catinis is a Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology, and held membership in other medical organizations including the AMA, ACP, and AGA. Dr. Catinis authored and coauthored numerous articles in the field of Gastroenterology, and received multiple awards for his work from various medical societies. He was recognized as a professional with outstanding abilities, and featured in the "Best Doctors" issue of New Orleans magazine. Dr. Catinis lives in New Orleans with his wife and three children. He practices at the Metairie office.

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Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

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Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • East Jefferson General Hospital

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 Preferred Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana Louisiana HMOx MRF
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Catinis's Office Information

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

Fax: (504) 445-6802
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

Doctor Catinis's Other Office Information

Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates
3333 Kingman St Ste 202
Metairie, LA 70006
(504) 885-3345

Fax:(504) 488-5334
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

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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