Vernon J. Carriere Jr., M.D.



4224 Houma Boulevard Suite 400

Metairie, LA 70006

Open today 8 AM - 5 PM

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

Open today 8 AM - 5 PM


MGA - Metairie, LA

Gastroenterology in Metairie, LA

MGA - Metairie, LA

4224 Houma Boulevard

Ste 400

Metairie, LA 70006

Open today 8 AM - 5 PM

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About Vernon J. Carriere Jr., M.D.

Dr. Carriere, Jr., was born in New Orleans. He graduated from Jesuit High school then attended Louisiana State University where he graduated summa cum laude. He has received his medical degree from Louisiana State University Medical School of New Orleans. He went on to complete his Internal Medicine residency at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and fellowship in Gastroenterology at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston Salem, North Carolina.

Dr. Carriere is currently an active member in the American College of Gastroenterology, Jefferson Parish Medical Society, American Gastroenterology Association and American Society for Gastroenterology Endoscopy. He regularly attends national meetings and seminars on the latest advances in the field of gastroenterology.

Dr. Carriere is active staff at East Jefferson General Hospital.

He lives in Metairie, LA with his wife and three sons.


Everyone was so friendly and understandable. I love the new office.

N.S. Google

The Doctor and his staff gave my husband a 5 star experience. The staff were friendly and caring. The Doctor explained and discussed and took his time with us to make sure we understood. The staff greeted us coming in and going out. We will be back for me in 2 years and for my husband in 10 years.

S.F. Google

The colonoscopy went comfortable and fast. The Dr and staff were very professional. Thx

P.H. Google

I love the care I get from Dr Carriere & his team!!! I always feel comfortable & relaxed at every visit, procedure & call. He has made unbearable situations into things I can tune into and handle. THANKS!!!!!!! Truly a God-Send!

J.“. Google

Dr. Carriere jr. Was polite, concerned about me. I was seen quickly.. he took his time with me.. he has a great " bed side manor". I'm glad my PCP referred me to him ... Been seeing him for round years now...I'm very pleased with him and his staff.. job well done!!!!

S.H. Google


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