Dr. Alexis M. Waguespack, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Spine Surgery • Female • Age 53

2801 Napoleon Ave Fl 2
New Orleans, LA 70115
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Ochsner Medical Center- West Bank Campus
2500 Belle Chasse Hwy
Terrytown, LA 70056

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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Spine Care Medical Group
New Orleans
2801 Napoleon Ave Fl 2
New Orleans, LA 70115
Spine Care Medical Group
Metairie
3901 Houma Blvd Ste 108
Metairie, LA 70006
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    Dr. Waguespack's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
    • Interventional Spine Medicine
    • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
    • Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Lumbar Fusion
    • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Scoliosis Surgery
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
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    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Arthritis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Broken Neck
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Degenerative Spinal Disorders
    • Degenerative Spine Disorders
    • Epilepsy
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Foot Conditions
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Hand Conditions
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Myelopathy
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
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    • Nerve Pain
    • Neuralgia
    • Neuritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculitis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Spinal Compression Fracture
    • Spinal Cord Disorders
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Instability
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Vascular Disease
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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    0 Sanctions

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    0 Board Actions

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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

    Louisiana State Med Sch
    Complete in 1991
    Medical Center Of Louisiana-New Orleans
    Complete in 1997

    Fellowship Hospital

    San Francisco Spine Inst
    Complete in 1998

    Undergraduate Schools

    Louisiana State Univ
    Graduated in 1985
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Waguespack & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Waguespack's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Touro Infirmary

    • Ochsner Medical Center- West Bank Campus

    • East Jefferson General Hospital

    • West Jefferson Medical Center

    • Ochsner Baptist

    • Saint Charles Surgical Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waguespack to family and friends

    4.5 out of 5

    20 responses

    Dr. Waguespack's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.2 out of 5

    18 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    18 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    18 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    18 responses

    Experience with Dr. Waguespack

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    20 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.6 out of 5

    20 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.6 out of 5

    20 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.6 out of 5

    20 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Office Locations

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    Spine Care Medical Group
    New Orleans
    2801 Napoleon Ave Fl 2
    New Orleans, LA 70115
    (504) 300-9019 (Office)
    (504) 274-1331 (Fax)
    B
    Spine Care Medical Group
    Metairie
    3901 Houma Blvd Ste 108
    Metairie, LA 70006
    (504) 300-9019 (Office)
    (504) 274-1331 (Fax)
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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)
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