Dr. Bruce Samuels, MD

Dr. Bruce Samuels, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Bruce Samuels, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Covington, LA. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 43 years. Dr. Samuels is affiliated with Louisiana Heart Hospital.

207 Highland Park Plz

Covington, LA 70433

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Samuels' Experience

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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
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • 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 Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Loss
  • Breast Pain
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Canker Sore
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Trauma
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Colitis
  • Confusion
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Depression
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Coma
  • Diabetes Ketones
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dizziness
  • Ear Infection
  • Edema
  • Emphysema
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Epilepsy
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fever
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Goiter
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heartburn
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Incontinence
  • Indigestion, Non-Ulcer
  • Infections
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insect Sting Allergies
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Laryngitis
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Disease (Except Cancer, Hepatitis and Cirrhosis)
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menopause
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mole
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Neck Pain
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pleurisy
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Psoriasis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rhinitis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Streptococcal Infections
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tendonitis
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Throat Pain
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Earwax Removal
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Insurance Physical Examination
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Spirometry
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tympanometry
  • Ultrasound
  • Vaccination

Background Check

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Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Charity Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Charity Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Samuels has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Samuels' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Samuels to family and friends
2.7
based on 16 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Samuels' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    FAIR
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    Over 45 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Metairie, LA |
Never had the experience of meeting the doctor because the receptionist was very very rude
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  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
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Hospitals where Dr. Samuels has admitting privileges

Louisiana Heart Hospital
64030 Highway 434
Lacombe, LA 70445
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