Dr. Douglas Mendoza, MD

Dr. Douglas Mendoza, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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53 y/o
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Dr. Douglas Mendoza, MD is a cardiology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.Read his story

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Mendoza performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Thrombosis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hypertension
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Mendoza's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Mendoza's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mendoza "Dr. Mendoza earned his medical degree from the Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport. Following graduation, he completed his Internal Medicine internship and residency at Ochsner Hospital. Also, Dr. Mendoza completed fellowships in Critical Care Medicine, Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology at the LSU Medical Center in New Orleans. He practices at Ochsner Health Centers Hammond, Baton Rouge and Covington. Dr. Mendoza has been on staff at Ochsner since 2006 and is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology. Dr. Mendoza's expertise is in the area of cardiac and peripheral vascular interventions. His special medical interests include Critical Care Medicine and congestive heart failure."

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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18  Procedures

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

  • LSU Baton Rouge
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Ochsner Clinic Found
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Alton Ochsner Med Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • LSU Medical Health Sciences Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mendoza has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Mendoza does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Mendoza and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Cardiac Care Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

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

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Dr. Mendoza's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mendoza to family and friends
6 total reviews

Ochsner Health System

also has reviews with comments for this provider:

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4.6
based on 108 total reviews (36 with comments)
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Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Mendoza's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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