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Charles G. Otu-Nyarko, MD

Dr. Charles G. Otu-Nyarko, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology

accepting new patients

Willis-Knighton Physician Network

Locations

WK Center for Pediatric Gastroenterology

2508 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop
Suite 101
Shreveport , LA 71118

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Monday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm
WK Center for Pediatric Gastroenterology

About Me

Education

Medical School:
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology , MD

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

Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics

Languages

French
Spanish

Insurances Accepted

  • 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 of Louisiana - Medicare Advantage
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield OGB
  • Cigna HealthCare
  • Coventry Health Care (Aetna)
  • First Health
  • GEHA (Government Employees Health Association)
  • Gilsbar
  • Health Plus of Louisiana
  • Healthy Blue
  • Humana
  • Humana Choice PPO
  • 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
  • Multiplan
  • Mutual of Omaha Supplemental Plans
  • Novasys Health
  • People's 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
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete
  • Vantage Health Plans – Commercial & Medicare Advantage
  • Workers Compensation
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Conditions Treated

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

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