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Dr. Dawn Pekarek, MD

Maternal-Fetal Medicine ·  Female · Age 41

Dr. Pekarek

Ochsner Baptist - A Campus of Ochsner Medical Center

2700 Napoleon Ave New Orleans, LA 70115

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(504) 842-9618


Dr. Dawn Pekarek, MD is a maternal-fetal medicine specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in maternal-fetal medicine.


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  • Hospital satisfaction . Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital . America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals
  • Good nurse communication . Patients said they had good communication with nurses. See hospitals

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(504) 842-9618

Dr. Pekarek accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

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Dr. Pekarek's Top Procedures and Conditions

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High Risk Pregnancy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pekarek treats High Risk Pregnancy more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Pekarek treats this condition more than 88% of her peers

Pregnancy Ultrasound
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pekarek performs Pregnancy Ultrasound more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Pekarek performs this procedure more than 88% of her peers

Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pekarek treats Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum more than 81% of her peers

Dr. Pekarek treats this condition more than 81% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Antepartum Eclampsia
  • Eclampsia
  • Gestational Hypertension
  • Intrapartum Eclampsia
  • Postpartum Eclampsia
  • Preeclampsia

Dr. Pekarek's conditions and procedures:

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • C-Section
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Lupus
  • Miscarriages
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Placenta Previa
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombosis
  • Uterine Diseases

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Dawn Pekarek, MD is a maternal-fetal medicine specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in maternal-fetal medicine.

Specialties

  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Education

1997
Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine
Medical School
1997

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80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)