Our Doctors

Stephen G Abshire, MDStephen G. Abshire, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Academic Background
Dr. Abshire began teaching Gastroenterology fellows at Tulane University in 2006 to assist when the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina resulted in a loss of faculty in the GI section. He completed his residency at Tulane University and went on to specialize and become board certified in gastroenterology.

He was the first Gastroenterologist to open a practice in Lafayette, LA where he continues in private practice today. He also is the founder and Medical Director of Lafayette General Endoscopy Center. He is a published author and speaker on the subject of increase in polyp detection with the use of high definition endoscopy.



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