Ben Kurz, M.D.



9103 Jefferson Hwy

Baton Rouge, LA 70809

Closed. Opens Mon at 8 AM

Quick Facts

  • Board Certified Gastroenterologist
  • Currently Accepting New Patients
  • Most Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Performs Colonoscopies

GA, LLC - Baton Rouge, LA - Jefferson Hwy

Gastroenterology in Baton Rouge, LA

GA, LLC - Baton Rouge, LA - Jefferson Hwy

9103 Jefferson Hwy

Baton Rouge, LA 70809

Closed. Opens Mon at 8 AM

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About Ben Kurz, M.D.

Dr. Ben Kurz is a board-certified gastroenterologist with Texas Digestive Disease Consultants. He performs routine GI procedures such as upper endoscopy and colonoscopy in the diagnosis, screening, and surveillance of gastrointestinal diseases and cancers. Clinical interests range widely from common GI disorders such as reflux disease and screening families for colon cancer to more specific diseases such as chronic viral hepatitis C, Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Procedural interests include lower endoscopic mucosal resection, a minimally invasive technique that removes advanced polyps before evolving into cancer. Dr. Kurz is native to Baton Rouge, LA and graduated from Episcopal High School. His practice is accepting new patients.


Undergrad: Louisiana State University, cum laude

Medical School: LSUHSC School of Medicine Louisiana in New Orleans, LA

Residency: LSUHSC Baton Rouge, Internal Medicine Residency

Fellowship: Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (LSUHSC) in Shreveport, LA

Memberships / Affiliations:

American Gastroenterological Association

American Society for Gastroenterology

American College of Gastroenterology

American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases

Louisiana State Medical Society

Hospital Affiliations:

OLOL, BRG, Woman’s Hospital, LSU Health, Promise LTAC;


Dr. Kurz has a wonderful staff. He's a caring Doctor. He listen to all my complaints. I was very satisfied

G.P. Google

Dr. Kurz has been very easy to work with so far. I think we have a little more work to do. I’m looking forward to getting on with this treatment

K.R. Google

He explains what’s going on and makes you feel safe and comfortable with your options he listens and does an awesome job tending to your care

M.M. Google

Dr. Kurz was very professional . He explained what was happening with my situation and what needed to be done to help me.

P.W. Google

Great experience and ONLY Dr that is addressing my issue’s and will hopefully find a solution.

S.D. Google


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