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Charles G. Otu-Nyarko, MD

Dr. Charles G. Otu-Nyarko, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology
Willis-Knighton Physician Network

Office Locations

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Education

  • Medical School: Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
  • Internship: Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital
  • Internship: Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital
  • Internship: Mt. Sinai Hospital Medical Center
  • Residency: Mt. Sinai Hospital Medical Center
  • Fellowship: LSUHSC New Orleans School of Medicine
  • Fellowship: Baylor College of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics: Pediatrics

Languages Spoken

French
Spanish

Insurance Accepted

Disclaimer: Not all physicians accept all insurance plans. Physicians move in and out of plans throughout the year. When you call for an appointment, confirm that the physician accepts your insurance.

AARP Medicare Supplemental Plans
Aetna
Aetna Better Health of Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Advantra Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Medicare Dual Preferred
Aetna Medicare Freedom PPO
Amerihealth Caritas Louisiana
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO Preferred Care
Blue Cross/Blue Shield Federal Employees
Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Louisiana - HMO Louisiana
Blue Cross/Blue Shield OGB
Cigna HealthCare
Coventry Health Care (Aetna)
First Health
GEHA (Government Employees Health Association)
Gilsbar
Health Plus of Louisiana
Humana
Humana Choice PPO
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Humana Gold Plus SNP Dual Eligible
IMA of Louisiana
Louisiana Healthcare Connections
Louisiana Medicaid
Louisiana Medicaid CHIP
Mail Handler's Benefit Plan (Aetna)
Medicare Railroad
Medicare Traditional Part B
Mutual of Omaha Supplemental Plans
Novasys Health
PHCS (Private Healthcare Systems / Multiplan)
PPO Plus
Tricare for Life
Tricare Prime
Tricare Select / Standard
UMR (United Healthcare)
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Community Plan - Medicaid
Workers Compensation
Healthy Blue

Conditions Treated

Heartburn
Esophagitis
Intestinal Ischemia
Giardiasis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Autoimmune Diseases
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Celiac Disease
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Diseases
Hemorrhoids
Gastric Ulcer
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Crohn's Disease
Abdominal Pain
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Lactose Intolerance
Gastritis
Constipation
Hiatal Hernia
Dysentery
Rectal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Abdominal Disorders
Peptic Ulcer
Vascular Disease
Ulcerative Colitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Viral Hepatitis
Food Allergy
Hernia
Vomiting Disorders
Ulcer
Anemia
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Indigestion
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Achalasia
Diarrhea
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Unexplained Weight Loss
Stomach Diseases
Dysphagia
Hepatitis C
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Duodenitis
Intestinal Obstruction
Enteritis
Pancreatitis
Malnutrition
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Nausea

Procedures Performed

Fecal Impaction Removal
Esophageal Manometry
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
Duodenal Polypectomy
Hydrogen Breath Test (HBT)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Gastroenterology Procedures
EGD /Biopwsy/DEA/Ablation
EUS with PFT Secretin
Rectal Biopsy
Botox® Injection
EUS U/S Fine Needdle Biopsy liver bx
Lileo-Colonoscopy and Enteroscopy
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