Dr. Russell Fileccia Jr., MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 49

2727 Hearne Ave Ste 300
Shreveport, LA 71103
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Dr. Fileccia Jr.'s Experience

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Dr. Fileccia Jr.'s Specialties

  • Cardiology

Procedures Dr. Fileccia Jr. Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
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Conditions Dr. Fileccia Jr. Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Willis Knighton Medical Center
2600 Greenwood Rd
Shreveport, LA 71103
Desoto Regional Health System
207 Jefferson St
Mansfield, LA 71052

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Ark-La-Tex Cardiology
ARK LA TEXAS CARDIOLOGY
2727 Hearne Ave Ste 300
Shreveport, LA 71103
Ark-La-Tex Cardiology
ARK-LA-TEX CARDIOLOGY
1800 E 70th St Ste 300
Shreveport, LA 71105
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    Dr. Fileccia Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Thoracentesis
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
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    • Aneurysm
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Aortic Stenosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Atrial Flutter
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
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    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
    • Mitral Valve Stenosis
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Thrombosis
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Fileccia Jr.

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.
    • 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 University Health Shreveport / School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    La State U Med Ctr

    Residency Hospital

    La State U Med Ctr

    Fellowship Hospital

    La State U Med Ctr
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Fileccia Jr. & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Fileccia Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Fileccia Jr. has admitting privileges:

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    • Willis Knighton Medical Center

    • Desoto Regional Health System

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Fileccia Jr.

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.4
    • 5 responses

    3.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fileccia Jr. to family and friends

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Fileccia Jr.'s Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Fileccia Jr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Fileccia Jr. accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Assurant Health
    • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Group Health Cooperative
    • HealthSmart
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medico
    • Meritain Health
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    • MultiPlan
    • National Elevator
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    Ark-La-Tex Cardiology
    ARK LA TEXAS CARDIOLOGY
    2727 Hearne Ave Ste 300
    Shreveport, LA 71103
    (318) 798-9400 (Office)
    (318) 795-4656 (Fax)
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    Ark-La-Tex Cardiology
    ARK-LA-TEX CARDIOLOGY
    1800 E 70th St Ste 300
    Shreveport, LA 71105
    (318) 798-9400 (Office)
    (318) 795-4656 (Fax)
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