George E. Catinis, M.D.



4224 Houma Boulevard Ste 400

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
  • Completed Gastroenterology Fellowship at LSU

Metairie, LA Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology in Metairie, LA

Metairie, LA Gastroenterology

4224 Houma Boulevard

Ste 400

Metairie, LA 70006

Open today 8 AM - 5 PM


Metairie, LA Gastroenterology Research

Gastroenterology in Metairie, LA

Metairie, LA Gastroenterology Research

4224 Houma Boulevard

Ste. 400

Metairie, LA 70006

Open today 8 AM - 5 PM

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About George E. Catinis, M.D.

Dr. George Catinis was born in Damascus, Syria, and received his medical degree from Damascus University School of Medicine in 1989. He performed his Gastroenterology Fellowship at LSU from 1995 to 1997. He then completed training in transplant hepatology and biliary endoscopy at LSU from 1997 to 1998.

Dr. Catinis held the position of Medical Director of the Liver Transplantation Program at LSU from 1998 to 2000, where he taught and supervised physicians in training. He is a Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology and held memberships in other medical organizations, including the American Medical Association, American College of Physicians and American Gastroenterology Association. Dr. Catinis is currently Medical Director of the New Orleans Research Institute and has been involved in clinical research for over fifteen years.

Dr. Catinis has authored and coauthored numerous articles in the field of gastroenterology and has received multiple awards for his work from various medical societies. He was recognized as a professional with outstanding abilities and featured in the “Best Doctors” issue of New Orleans Magazine.

Dr. Catinis is an avid athlete, marathon runner, and triathlete IronMan finisher. He is fluent in Greek, Arabic, and French.

Dr. Catinis practices at the Metairie office of Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates.


Dr. Catinis is thoughtful and thorough in his examination and treatment plan, and respectful to the patient. I have every confidence in his judgment and skill. His staff is professional and courteous. They respond promptly and fully to all of my questions.

L.L. Google

Considerate compassionate care led by academic excellence. Why would I go anywhere else.

G.J. Google

Exactly what I expected good customer service .

S.J. Google

Dr. Cantinis have been taking care of me since 2018. I am very please with the exceptional care I receive from him. He is very passionate and concern for his patients.

G.B. Google

All staff were pleasant and helpful. The office is very efficiently run. Dr. Catinis is very intelligent, listens to questions and history and explains possible treatments to explore.

N.D. Google


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