Dr. Charles Leithead, MD

Dr. Charles Leithead, MD

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Dr. Charles Leithead, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Gretna, LA. He specializes in vascular surgery and critical care surgery.Read his story

Ochsner Medical Center

120 Ochsner Blvd Ste 310

Gretna, LA 70056
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

Background Check

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Dr. Leithead's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leithead treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Leithead treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Venous Insufficiency
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leithead treats Venous Insufficiency more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Leithead treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Vascular Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Leithead treats Vascular Disease more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Leithead treats this condition more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Leithead's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Leithead, a native of Lake Charles, Louisiana, earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences, with a minor in French, at LSU in Baton Rouge. He received his Doctor of Medicine from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery

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