Dr. Alexis M. Waguespack, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Female • Age 52

1849 Barataria Blvd Ste C
Marrero, LA 70072
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Dr. Waguespack's Experience

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Dr. Waguespack's Specialties

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

East Jefferson General Hospital
4200 Houma Boulevard
Metairie, LA 70006

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Waguespack

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Spine Care Medical Group
Westbank
1849 Barataria Blvd Ste C
Marrero, LA 70072
Spine Care Medical Group
New Orleans
1717 Saint Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70130
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    Dr. Waguespack's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Joint Drainage
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Lumbar Fusions
    • Minimally-Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Scoliosis Surgery
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Surgery
    • Trigger Point Injections
    2
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Degenerative Spinal Disorders
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Foot Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Instability
    • Spinal Stenosis
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    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Trigger Finger
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    Background Check for Dr. Waguespack

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

    0 Sanctions

    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    Louisiana State University / School of Medicine In New Orleans
    Complete in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    La State University School Of Med
    Complete in 1991
    Med Center La New Orleans Lsu
    Complete in 1997

    Fellowship Hospital

    San Francisco Spine Inst
    Complete in 1998

    Undergraduate Schools

    Louisiana State Univ
    Graduated in 1985
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Waguespack & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Waguespack's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at East Jefferson General Hospital where Dr. Waguespack has admitting privileges:

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    • East Jefferson General Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Waguespack

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waguespack to family and friends

    25 responses
    same as
    national average

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    Dr. Waguespack's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    25 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    24 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    25 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 25 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Waguespack
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    26 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    26 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    26 responses
    same as
    national average

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  4. Healthgrades

    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Waguespack accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Spine Care Medical Group
    Westbank
    1849 Barataria Blvd Ste C
    Marrero, LA 70072
    (504) 392-7123 (Office)
    (504) 392-7823 (Fax)
    B
    Spine Care Medical Group
    New Orleans
    1717 Saint Charles Ave
    New Orleans, LA 70130
    (504) 392-7123 (Office)
    (504) 392-7823 (Fax)
    C
    Spine Care Medical Group
    Metairie
    3901 Houma Blvd Ste 202
    Metairie, LA 70006
    (504) 300-9019 (Office)
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