Dr. Edward Pitard, MD

Dr. Edward Pitard, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Edward Pitard, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Pitard is affiliated with East Jefferson General Hospital.

602 Robert E Lee Blvd

New Orleans, LA 70124

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • NALC Health Benefit Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Dermatitis Due to Drugs
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pitard "Our practice philosophy is to be caring and personable to each patient. I strive to give each patient excellent health and cosmetic care in my practice."
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
16

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatological Disorders
  • Psoriasis
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Warts
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Dermabrasion
  • Dermal Filler
  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction

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

  • Louisiana State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Charity Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Charity Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pitard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pitard's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pitard to family and friends
3.8
based on 18 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Pitard's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
New Orleans, La. |
Very, very good Dermatologist. I have been seeing him for over 20 years with various issues that come along. He always has been able to diagnose my problems quickly and provides a treatment. I have been very pleased with his bedside manner and his knowledge.
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Same Day
Next Day
Dr. Pitard accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • NALC Health Benefit Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice
    Choice Plus
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Pitard has admitting privileges

East Jefferson General Hospital
4200 Houma Blvd
Metairie, LA 70006
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