Dr. Brian Cruz, MD

Dr. Brian Cruz, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
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37 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Brian Cruz, MD is an internal medicine specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 7 years. He specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

Ochsner Center for Primary Care and Wellness

1401 Jefferson Hwy

New Orleans, LA 70121
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Care Alliance Pool
  • Health Payors Organization

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Dr. Cruz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cruz "Dr. Cruz received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, TN. Prior to joining Ochsner, he completed an Internal Medicine Residency at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA. Dr. Cruz is board certified in Internal Medicine. "

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Cruz does not have any board certifications listed.

226  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.

Education

  • Vanderbilt University
    Medical School | Graduated 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cruz has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cruz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cruz's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cruz to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

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Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Cruz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Cruz was very friendly and really took his time talking to me. I thought he was great - no complaints.
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Very professional and through. Easy to discuss any and all issues.
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Dr.Cruz is my new primary care physician after relocating from Cleveland Clinic in Fort Lauderdale. I found Dr.Cruz to be articulate, attentive and knowledgeable and he expressed a genuine interest in addressing my concerns during my visit. I would recommend Dr.Cruz to anyone seeking a primary...more
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Had my first appointment with Dr. Cruz because I was looking for a new PCP. Spent more than adequare time doing a Wellness Check reviewing my medical history and updating the records on MyOchsner. He spent a lot of time listening to my concerns and answered all of my questions. I was very please...more
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