Dr. Chad Braden, MD

Dr. Chad Braden, MD

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Family Medicine  |  
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48 y/o
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Dr. Chad Braden, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Baton Rouge, LA. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 20 years. Dr. Braden is affiliated with Baton Rouge General - Mid City, Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge and Ochsner Medical Center.

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Braden earned his medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences where he also completed his residency. He completed his internship at Area Health Education Centers in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. He practices at Ochsner Health Center in Baton Rouge (Summa Ave.).

As an active runner, I strongly believe in and promote a healthy lifestyle to my patients.  I am interested in adult preventive medicine to help prevent the chronic conditions we see so often in Louisiana.

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Dr. Braden's Experience

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Dr. Braden's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
15

Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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

  • University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Braden has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Braden is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Braden's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Braden to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)

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5.0
based on 88 total reviews (17 with comments)
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Dr. Braden'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 (1)
in Baton Rouge, LA |
I have been a patient of Dr. Braden for 6 years or more and I like him a lot. He's very kind and patience with me, he's also very attentive to his patients needs. He's very committed and dedicated to his work as a doctor and to his patients also. If there's a problem with you he will definitely try to figure it out and make sure you get the best care. Kudos for Dr Braden and his staff.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Braden accepts 25 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna POS
  • 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
  • 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) PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Galaxy Health Network
    Galaxy Health Network PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • PHCS
  • PPO Plus
    PPO Plus PPO
  • Prime Health Services
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • USA Managed Care Organization

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Hospitals where Dr. Braden has admitting privileges

Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge
17000 Medical Center Dr
Baton Rouge, LA 70816
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Baton Rouge General - Mid City
3600 Florida Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
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Ochsner Medical Center
1516 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
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