Dr. Bruce S. Samuels, MD

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Dr. Bruce S. Samuels, MD

Internal Medicine | Male

Samuels and Hedgepeth Mds 207 Highland Park Plz, Covington, LA 70433 Get Directions

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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      2.7 based on 15 responses
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Samuels' Office & Staff
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      Specialties

      • Internal Medicine

      Board Certifications

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      • Internal Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Pain
      • Abnormal Heart Beat
      • Alzheimer's Disease
      • Anemia
      • Angina
      • Anxiety
      • Aplastic Anemia
      • Arrhythmias
      • Arteriosclerosis
      • Arthritis
      • Atherosclerosis
      • Athlete's Foot
      • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
      • Atrial Fibrillation
      • Autonomic Neuropathy
      • Back Pain
      • Bell's Palsy
      • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
      • Bone Loss
      • Breast Pain
      • Canker Sore
      • Cardiovascular Diseases
      • Carotid Artery Disease
      • Cerebrovascular Disease
      • Chest Pain
      • Chest Trauma
      • Chronic Bronchitis
      • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
      • Chronic Sinusitis
      • Colitis
      • Congestive Heart Failure
      • Constipation
      • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
      • Cough
      • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
      • Depression
      • Dermatitis
      • Diabetes
      • Diabetes Coma
      • Diabetes Ketones
      • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
      • Diarrhea
      • Diverticulitis
      • Dizziness
      • Ear Infection
      • Edema
      • Emphysema
      • Endocrine Disorders
      • Epilepsy
      • Erectile Dysfunction
      • Gallbladder Diseases
      • Gastric Ulcer
      • Gastroenteritis
      • Goiter
      • Gout
      • Headache
      • Heart Palpitations
      • Heartburn
      • Hyperlipidemia
      • Hypertension
      • Hypoglycemia
      • Incontinence
      • Indigestion, Non-Ulcer
      • Infections
      • Influenza (Flu)
      • Insect Sting Allergies
      • Insomnia
      • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
      • Jock Itch
      • Kidney Disease
      • Laryngitis
      • Lipid Disorders
      • Liver Disease (Except Cancer, Hepatitis and Cirrhosis)
      • Liver Diseases and Disorders
      • Menopause
      • Mitral Valve Prolapse
      • Mole
      • Neck Pain
      • Obesity
      • Osteoporosis
      • Outer Ear Infection
      • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
      • Pernicious Anemia
      • Pharyngitis
      • Pleural Effusion
      • Pleurisy
      • Pneumonia
      • Psoriasis
      • Restless Leg Syndrome
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Rhinitis
      • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Seizure Disorders
      • Shingles
      • Sickle Cell Disease
      • Sinusitis
      • Streptococcal Infections
      • Stroke
      • Syncope
      • Tendonitis
      • Thyroid Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess Incision and Drainage
      • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
      • Bone Density Scan
      • Earwax Removal
      • Immunization
      • Insurance Physical Examination
      • Spirometry
      • Tympanometry
      • Ultrasound
      • Vaccination

      Background Check

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        Malpractice Claims not available

        Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        Tulane University School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1974

      • Internship Hospital
        Charity Hospital

        Completed in 1975

      • Residency Hospital
        Charity Hospital

        Completed in 1977

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Samuels' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Internal Medicine
      • Board certified in Internal Medicine
      • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Samuels' Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      Over 45 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Samuels

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Samuels' Care Philosophy

      Quality service for patients In house testing