John A. Kirkikis, MD

Dr. John A. Kirkikis is a board certified gastroenterologist who has practiced for 29 years. Prior to joining GastroIntestinal Specialists as a hospitalist, he was a partner of Alexandria Gastroenterology Associates in Alexandria, Louisiana, for 27 years. He has served on the Board of Trustees at Rapides Regional Medical Center and the Board of Central Louisiana Surgical Hospital. Dr. Kirkikis was the head of the Medical Executive Committee of both hospitals, as well as, serving on numerous other hospital committees throughout his years in Alexandria. He is presently a member of the American College of Gastroenterology. Dr. Kirkikis will be caring for the GI needs of inpatients in Shreveport - Bossier including esophageal, gastric, small bowel, colonic, pancreatic, and liver diseases.

Dr. Kirkikis’ training includes a fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Louisiana State University Medical Center - New Orleans, preceded by his residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston. He graduated from Louisiana State University Medical Center - Shreveport, after completing a Bachelors in Science from Louisiana State University - Shreveport.

Dr. Kirkikis was raised in Minden, Louisiana, and enjoys the outdoors and being with his family in his free time.


Medical SchoolM.D. Degree - Louisiana State University Medical Center - Shreveport, LA FellowshipGastroenterology and Hepatology Fellowship - Louisiana State University Medical Center - New Orleans, LA ResidencyInternal Medicine Residency - University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX Board CertificationsBoard Certified in Gastroenterology

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