Dr. Carl Gauthier Jr, MD

Dr. Carl Gauthier Jr, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. Carl Gauthier Jr, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Hammond, LA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 2006 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

15813 Paul Vega MD Dr Ste 400

Hammond, LA 70403

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Gilsbar 360
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Dr. Gauthier Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gauthier Jr treats Arthritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Gauthier Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gauthier Jr treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Gauthier Jr treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Osteoarthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gauthier Jr treats Osteoarthritis more than 98% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist

Dr. Gauthier Jr's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Density Scan
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Felty's Syndrome
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatic Diseases
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Stiff-Man Syndrome
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

I am passionate about improving my patients' quality of life and believe that by listening to each person's specific symptoms and concerns, we can obtain the proper diagnosis and treatment plan.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2006
    Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School
    2006

Awards

Dr. Gauthier Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gauthier Jr

3.7

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
57.142857142857146%
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4 Stars
14.285714285714286%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
28.571428571428573%
(4)

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He diagnosed my fibro/arthritis, gave me treatments to help them and is quite knowledgeable with up to the date medication/care given.. Excellent treatment.. Highly recommend..
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Dr. Gauthier has done a great job of correctly diagnosing me after being misdiagnosed by another rheumatologist. His proactive treatment has stopped my osteoporosis from progressing and has helped my osteoarthritis to improve. I am no longer on a biologic med which I should not have been on in...Read More
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I found Dr. Gauthier to be very cold and uncaring. I don't need warm and fuzzy but I do need respect and compassion. Rheumatoid arthritis is a bewildering disease and all I ever got in response to my questions was well you have arthritis. When I asked about something to relieve the pain on...Read More
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Dr. Gauthier was able to diagnose something with me that I had been trying for six years to get diagnosed or somebody that could tell me what it wise. He did he's tops in my book
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Dr Gauthier has a lack of education and knowledge with rheumatoid diseases and autoimmune disorders. For 3 years I was a trial with random treatments and a different diagnosis every visit.
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American Lifecare
Amerihealth
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
ChoiceCare Network
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Gilsbar 360
Humana
Louisiana Healthcare Connections
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test
Peoples Health
Choices 65 #14 for Metro New Orleans Area HMO
Choices 65 #14 for St. Tammany Parish
Choices Platinum #009 HMO
Choices Select HMO
Group Medicare for Office of Group Benefits HMO-POS
Group Medicare HMO-POS
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