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Brett Hymel, M.D.


Ages Treated: 18+

(504) 265-9582


Quick Facts:

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

Brett Hymel, M.D. Practices at the Following Locations

Metairie, LA 4224 Houma Boulevard, Suite 400, Metairie, LA 70006 (504) 208-1540 Request an appointment at this location
Metairie Research 4224 Houma Boulevard, Suite 400, Metairie, LA 70006 (504) 208-1540 Request an appointment at this location
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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