Dr. Douglas Mendoza, MD

Dr. Douglas Mendoza, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 56

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Douglas Mendoza, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Hammond, LA. Dr. Mendoza has more experience with Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, Cardiac Care, and Implantable Cardiac Devices than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge and Ochsner Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Mendoza to book an appointment.


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(225) 228-3596
16045 Doctors Blvd Hammond, LA 70403
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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Mendoza accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
American Lifecare
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Assurant Health
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
Buckeye Community Health Plan
Medicare
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
CoreSource
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
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Humana Veterans
Kaiser Permanente
MedCost
MedCost PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
National Preferred Provider Network
PHCS
PPO Plus
PPO Plus PPO
Prime Health Services
Three Rivers Provider Network
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options
Options PPO
United Healthcare
USA Managed Care Organization
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Mendoza

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Mendoza treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Mendoza treats other conditions, please contact the office at (985) 543-3664.

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 62% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Arrhythmias
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mendoza treats Arrhythmias more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Mendoza treats this condition more than 77% of their peers

Atrial Fibrillation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mendoza treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 68% of their peers

Dr. Mendoza treats this condition more than 68% of their peers

Aortic Valve Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mendoza treats Aortic Valve Disease more than 63% of their peers

Dr. Mendoza treats this condition more than 63% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 61% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mendoza treats Hypertension more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Mendoza treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Heart Palpitations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mendoza treats Heart Palpitations more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Mendoza treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mendoza treats Heart Disease more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Mendoza treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Implantable Cardiac Devices

Compare with other Implantable Cardiac Devices specialists.

Typically treats 44% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mendoza performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 54% of their peers

Dr. Mendoza performs this procedure more than 54% of their peers

Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mendoza performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 35% of their peers

Dr. Mendoza performs this procedure more than 35% of their peers

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Dr. Mendoza's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • 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 Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • 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
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

About Me

Biography

Dr. Mendoza earned his medical degree from the Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport. Following graduation, he completed his Internal...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

LSU Medical Health Sciences Center
Fellowship Hospital
Alton Ochsner Med Fndn
Residency Hospital
Ochsner Clinic Found
Internship Hospital
Louisiana State University School Of Medicine, New Orleans
Medical School

Awards

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge, LA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2021, 2020)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)
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