Dr. Aldo Russo, MD

Dr. Aldo Russo, MD

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52 y/o
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Dr. Aldo Russo, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.Read his story

Ochsner Health Center - O'Neal

16777 Medical Center Dr Fl 2

Baton Rouge, LA 70816
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Russo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russo treats Abdominal Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Russo treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russo treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Russo treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Diarrhea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Russo treats Diarrhea more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Russo treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Russo's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Acid Reflux Surgery
All Types of Food Poisoning
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Cancer Screening
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colitis
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Copper Metabolism Disorders
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Dilation
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Food Poisoning
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenteritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Manometry
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Mesenteric Panniculitis
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Aldo Russo's expertise lies in the area of prevention of colorectal cancer, viral hepatitis treatment, IBD and gastrointestinal emergencies. His special medical interests include viral hepatitis and IBD. Dr. Russo received his undergraduate de...

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2000
    LSA Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2000
  • 1997
    Danbury Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1995
    Danbury Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1991
    Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Urena (Unphu), Escuela De Medicina
    Medical School
    1991
  • 1986
    National University of Pedro Henriquez Urena / School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School
    1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Ochsner New Physician of the Year Baton Rouge Region, May 2006
  • Teacher Fellow of the Year LSU Health System New Orleans, May 1999

Dr. Russo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Russo

4.7

Based on 175 reviews

5 Stars
89.14285714285714%
(156)
4 Stars
4.571428571428571%
(8)
3 Stars
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(1)
2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
5.142857142857143%
(9)

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Russo has performed my colonoscopies for years, but it wasn't until I had a significant digestive issue that I found out he is rude, inattentive and condescending. He's so sure he knows everything that he won't even consider the symptoms you're experiencing with your very own body. Also, he's very...Read More
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Dr. Russo and his entire staff are excellent. I could not ask for better treatment. I was really worried about being put to sleep because of an extreme sensitivity to drugs, but was assured by the anesthesiologist that he would not leave my side until I was awake. The nurses both in prep, the...Read More
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Great experience.
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I found in the first appointment he was very attentive and eager to help. Following visits once my case became out of the normal treatments, he blamed other doctors and diagnoses for my gastric issues. Finally, I had an endoscopy procedure done and he open admitted that the other diagnoses were...Read More
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Very satisfied with my experience . Dr. Russo was easy to talk to. I would highly recommend him and the rest of his staff. I was in and out in 2 hours..
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna Test POS
Aetna Test PPO
American Lifecare
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
Bluegrass Family Health
Worker's Compensation WC
Cigna
Community Health Choice
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
Employers Health Network
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Galaxy Health Network
Galaxy Health Network PPO
Humana Veterans
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test
National Preferred Provider Network
PHCS
PPO Plus
PPO Plus PPO
Prime Health Services
Three Rivers Provider Network
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
USA Managed Care Organization
WellCare
WellCare PPO

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Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA