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Ricardo V. Romero, MD

Accepting New Patients
Ricardo V. Romero, MD
4.6 of 5 Stars
Based on 25 Patient Verified Ratings
Years Practicing

Ricardo V. Romero, MD

Accepting New Patients
Primary Location
Ochsner Medical Center - New Orleans
1514 Jefferson Hwy 4th Floor
New Orleans, LA 70121
200 W Esplanade Ave
Kenner, LA 70065


Dr. Ricardo V. Romero earned his undergraduate degree from University of Puerto Rico in Humacao, Puerto Rico. Dr. Romero earned his medical degree from Ponce School of Medicine in Ponce, Puerto Rico. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine, as well as a gastroenterology & nutrition fellowship at Norwalk Hospital which is affiliated with Yale University.

Dr. Romero did an advanced biliary preceptorship in ERCP and trained in Double Balloon Enteroscopy at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA. He also completed an advanced therapeutic fellowship in endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) at Ochsner.

Dr. Romero is board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology and has been on staff at Ochsner since February 2008. Dr. Romero's special clinical interests include advanced therapeutic endoscopy, pancreatobiliary disease, device-assisted enteroscopy, radiofrequency ablation for Barrett's esophagus, and small bowel disease.

Dr. Romero is fluent in Spanish.

Education and Training

Medical School

Ponce School of Medicine


Norwalk Hospital
Field of Study: Internal Medicine


Norwalk Hospital
Field of Study: Gastroenterology & Nutrition


  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

Ochsner Patient Verified Reviews

To obtain patient ratings and comments, we partner with Press Ganey, an independent patient satisfaction company that works with more than 26,000 healthcare organizations to improve the patient experience. These patient verified ratings are based on the “likelihood to recommend” physician scores on the nationally developed Medical Practice Survey. Actual top box results for this question are translated to a 1-5 scale, and the star scores are measured on that scale, with 5 being the best score.

February 2024

Dr. Romero is my hero. He listened to everything I said. He let me take all the time I needed. He did not rush me. He was very kind & caring.