Ricardo Gomez MD

Ricardo Gomez, MD

  • Specialty:  Endocrinology - Pediatric
  • Bio

    Dr. Ricardo Gomez specializes in Pediatric Endocrinology at Children’s Hospital. He received his medical degree from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogota, Colombia, then completed his residency training at Universidad Colegio Mayor de Nuestra Senora del Rosario, also in Bogota, Columbia. He completed a fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology at LSU Health New Orleans. He serves as an Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics in the Division of Endocrinology as well as the Director of Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship Program at LSU Health New Orleans. When asked why he values the physician/patient relationship, Dr. Gomez stated, “I find the physician/patient relationship very important for the well-being of the patient and their family. A good relationship helps to improve adherence to treatment plans and outcomes.”

    Dr. Gomez sees patients at the main campus of Children’s Hospital in Uptown New Orleans, Children’s Hospital Outpatient Center of Baton Rouge, Children’s Hospital Northshore Center in Covington, and Children’s Hospital Metairie Center.

    To schedule an appointment at any location, please call our scheduling line at 504.896.2888.

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  • Locations
    • 2121 Ridgelake Drive, 2nd floor , Metairie , LA 70001

      Phone: 504.896.2888
    • 720 Connells Park Lane , Baton Rouge , LA 70806

      Phone: 225.216.3047
    • 71338 Hwy 21 , Covington , LA 70433

      Phone: 985.317.6000