Dr. Antonio Edwards, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 50

25073 Highway 1
Plaquemine, LA 70764
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Hospital Quality

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Baton Rouge General - Mid City
3600 Florida Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
5000 Hennessy Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70808

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Family First Medical Clinic
Family First Medical Clinic
25073 Highway 1
Plaquemine, LA 70764
Saint Gabriel Health Clinic
Saint Gabriel Health Clinic
5760 Monticello Dr
Saint Gabriel, LA 70776
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    Dr. Edwards' Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
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    Background Check for Dr. Edwards

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.
    • Disciplinary action in another state  (4/27/2010)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Dr. Antonio Dessell Edwards; License # MD056545L

      Nature of Complaint:

      The physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

      The physician has been disciplined by the Louisiana State Medical Board of Examiners.

      Action Taken:

      The physician has Permanently Voluntarily Surrendered his license to practice medicine and surgery in the State of Pennsylvania.

    • State: Pennsylvania

    1 Board Action

    • Unknown  (3/5/2009)
    • Action Taken: License Reinstatement without Restrictions
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • State: Louisiana
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    Pinnaclehlth Sys Polyclinic
    York Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Edwards & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Edwards' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Baton Rouge General - Mid City

    • Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.0
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    4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Edwards to family and friends

    4 out of 5

    6 responses

    Dr. Edwards' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    6 responses

    Experience with Dr. Edwards

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.2 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.2 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Family First Medical Clinic
    25073 Highway 1
    Plaquemine, LA 70764
    (225) 687-1772 (Office)
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    Saint Gabriel Health Clinic
    5760 Monticello Dr
    Saint Gabriel, LA 70776
    (225) 642-9676 (Office)
    (225) 642-9696 (Fax)
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