G. Richard Puente, MD, is a gastroenterologist at Metairie, La.-based Metropolitan Gastroenterology Associates.
Dr. Puente specializes in general gastroenterology-related care.
Dr. Puente earned his medical degree from New Orleans-based Tulane University. He completed a residency and his fellowship at the New Orleans-based Ochsner Foundation.
New Orleans Magazine recognized Dr. Puente as one of its best doctors because of his professional ability.
Dr. Puente is associated with Ochsner Baptist in New Orleans and East Jefferson General Hospital in Metairie.
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