Dr. Dean Edell, MD

Pediatric PulmonologyMale

Pediatric Pulmonology

Dr. Dean Edell, MD is a Pediatric Pulmonology Specialist in Alexandria, LA and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from American University Of The Caribbean medical school in 1987. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Children's Hospital and Rapides Regional Medical Center. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Dean Edell, MD

Rapides Specialty Clinic

501 Medical Center Dr Ste 4 B Alexandria, LA 71301 ()
Accepting new patients

Accepting new patients

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At a Glance

  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction
    Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Edell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edell treats Asthma more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Edell treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Cough
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edell treats Cough more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Edell treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edell treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Edell treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Edell's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoprovocation Test
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Bronchoscopy
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Diffusion Capacity Test
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • PET-CT Scan
  • Pneumonia
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respirator Fit Evaluations
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tuberculosis Screening
  • Ultrasound, Endobronchial
  • Wheezing
  • Whooping Cough

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(318) 769-7640

Dr. Edell accepts the following insurance:

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Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

Dr. Edell's Reviews

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5.0

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Dean Edell, MD is a Pediatric Pulmonology Specialist in Alexandria, LA and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Pulmonology

Board Certifications

Education

1990
Duke University
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Pediatric Residency
Residency Hospital
1990
Pediatric Residency
Internship Hospital
1987
American University Of The Caribbean
Medical School
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Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Dean Edell, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Dean Edell, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Edell's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Dean Edell, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Edell frequently treats Asthma, Cough, and COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Edell treats.

Where is Dr. Dean Edell, MD's office located?

Dr. Edell's office is located at 501 Medical Center Dr Ste 4 B, Alexandria, LA 71301. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Dean Edell, MD offer telehealth services?

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Locations

Rapides Specialty Clinic

Rapides Specialty Clinic501 Medical Center Dr Ste 4 B Alexandria, LA 71301
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Edell is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Children's Hospital

New Orleans, LA

Rapides Regional Medical Center

Alexandria, LA

75% Patients that would definitely recommend, 5% higher than the national average

West Jefferson Medical Center

Marrero, LA

70% Patients that would definitely recommend, Equal to the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)