Ricardo Gomez MD

Ricardo Gomez, MD

About Dr. Gomez

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.

  • Endocrinology
  • Pediatric Endocrinology

Office Information

Children's Hospital
200 Henry Clay Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70118
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  • Medical School
    Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
  • Residency
    Louisiana State University
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Pediatrics