Brett Hymel, M.D.



4224 Houma Boulevard Suite 400

Metairie, LA 70006

Closed. Opens Thur at 8 AM

Quick Facts

  • Virtual Telemedicine Visits Available, Call For Details
  • Board Certified Gastroenterologist
  • Currently Accepting New Patients
  • Most Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Performs Colonoscopies

MGA - Metairie Research

Gastroenterology in Metairie, LA

MGA - Metairie Research

4224 Houma Boulevard

Suite 400

Metairie, LA 70006

Closed. Opens Thur at 8 AM


MGA - Metairie, LA

Gastroenterology in Metairie, LA

MGA - Metairie, LA

4224 Houma Boulevard

Suite 400

Metairie, LA 70006

Closed. Opens Thur at 8 AM

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About Brett Hymel, M.D.

Dr. Brett Hymel is a board certified Gastroenterologist with Metropolitan Gastroenterology/GI Alliance. He performs routine GI procedures such as EGD and colonoscopy, in addition to an array of advanced/therapeutic procedures such as ERCP, endoscopic ultrasound, liver biopsy, hemorrhoidal banding/ablation, HALO therapy for Barrett’s Esophagus, Stretta treatment for reflux disease, endoscopic resection of large colon/stomach/intestinal polyps/lesions, celiac plexus nerve blocks, among others. Dr. Hymel is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, The American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and The American Gastroenterology Association.


Undergraduate: Nicholls State University

Medical School: Louisiana State University School of Medicine – Shreveport

Residency: Tulane University School of Medicine

Fellowship: Louisiana State University School of Medicine – New Orleans

Why did you choose to specialize in Gastroenterology?

Gastroenterology is a diverse field offering both non-invasive diagnostic and therapeutic procedures as well as the maintenance of long term relationships with many of our patients.

Do you have a specialty of interest in Gastroenterology?

Pancreatobiliary disease and Endoscopic mucosal resection of large intestinal lesions/polyps.

What do you and your family enjoy doing in your spare time?

I enjoy spending time with family, including dining out, traveling, worshiping.

Awards and Accreditation:

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society


Board Certified in Gastroenterology

Professional Affiliations

American College of Gastroenterology

American Gastroenterological Association

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Louisiana Gastroenterology Society


I’m so glad to have Dr. Hymel take care of me. I had my gallbladder taken out about 34 years ago and bathroom problems gave me the best medicine ever. Everything works great now ❤️

T.K. Google

Dr. Hymel was very informative and took his time explaining everything.

V.B. Google

Dr Hymel is skilled and kind, and put me at ease. I made a great choice entrusting my health and my life with him.

E.K. Google

Had a great visit.

J.T. Google

Wonderful office and Doctor.

L.T. Google


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