Brett Hymel, M.D.



4228 Houma Boulevard Ste. 520

Metairie, LA 70006

Quick Facts

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

Metairie, LA Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology in Metairie, LA

Metairie, LA Gastroenterology

4228 Houma Boulevard

Ste. 520

Metairie, LA 70006

Closed. Opens Mon at 8 AM


Metairie, LA Gastroenterology Research

Gastroenterology in Metairie, LA

Metairie, LA Gastroenterology Research

4224 Houma Boulevard

Ste. 400

Metairie, LA 70006

Closed. Opens Mon at 8 AM


Metairie Endoscopy

Gastroenterology in Metairie, LA

Metairie Endoscopy

3333 Kingman Street

Ste 202

Metairie, LA 70006

Closed. Opens Mon at 9 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


As a new patient service was professional and courteous. Time was well utilized. Customer service was prompt. Web portal leaves something to desire

D.L. Google

The doctor was very professional and informative & attune to my questions during the medical examination. The employees also very helpful.

D.W. Google

Very informative and the staff is very helpful. The doctor is great

J.A. Google

Great people, fast service, friendly staff, and the doctor is knowledgeable and made me feel comfortable.

T.W. Google

5 star in every way.. Skill, bedside manner, clear communication with a heart exuding genuine love while explaining realities. Listens. Would recommend with zero hesitation.

K.R. Google


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