Dr. Erick A. Salvatierra MD, Gastroenterologist

Dr. Erick A. Salvatierra MD

Gastroenterologist | Gastroenterology

(18)
439 Heymann Blvd. Lafayette Louisiana, 70503
Rating

4/5

About

Erick A. Salvatierra, MD, works for Acadiana Gastroenterology Associates in Lafayette, Louisiana.  The practice treats diseases of the digestive tract, often performing endoscopies, colonoscopies, and other procedures.  Board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology, Dr. Salvatierra has been serving the practice since 2010.  He has also presented at national digestive conferences on inflammatory bowel disease and helicobacter pylori. Continuing education is important to Dr. Salvatierra, and he is constantly attending local and national continuing education sessions. 

Education and Training

Louisiana State University Health Center

Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School of Medicine 2004

LSU SCH OF MED IN SHREVEPORT 2004

Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans 2004

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine

Gastroenterology

Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Gastroenterology

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 15 years of experience

Treatments

  • Acid Reflux
  • Diarrhea
  • Colon Polyps
  • Gastritis
  • Pain

Professional Memberships

  • MemberInternational Association of HealthCare Professionals

Residency

  • Long Beach Memorial Medical Center Program
  • Earl K. Long Hospital (Internal Medicine)

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Long Beach Memorial Medical Center Program

Fellowships

  • Louisiana State University Health Science Center (Gastroenterology)

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Gastroenterology Association, American College of Gastroenterology, American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

What do you attribute your success to?

  • Dedication and serving his community.

Hobbies / Sports

  • Guitar, Golf

Favorite professional publications

  • American Journal of Gastroenterology, New England Journal of Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • Our Lady of Lourdes
  • Lafayette General Medical Center

Accepted Insurance

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Dr. Erick A. Salvatierra MD's Practice location

439 Heymann Blvd. -
Lafayette, Louisiana 70503
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New patients: 337-269-0963
Fax: 337-269-0553

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Dr. Erick A. Salvatierra MD has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 18 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Gastroenterologist in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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