Dr. Edward Pitard, MD

Dermatology •  Male • Age 65
  
Dr. Pitard
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Edward F Pitard MD

602 Robert E Lee Blvd New Orleans, LA 70124

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Dr. Edward Pitard, MD is a Dermatologist in New Orleans, LA and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Pitard has more experience with Dermatologic Oncology than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans medical school in 1980. He is affiliated with East Jefferson General Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Pitard to book an appointment.


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I've used Dr. Pitard a few times in the past and was always satisfied. So I went back to get two moles from my face I have total confidence in his ability to limit scares, i would definitely recommend DR. Pitard
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Andrew in Chaimatte – Dec 17, 2017
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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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New Orleans, La. – Dec 02, 2016
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Care Philosophy

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.

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Education

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

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Dr. Pitard accepts the following insurance:

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Practice Areas

Dermatologic Oncology

Oncologists diagnose and treat cancers of the skin, including melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma.Compare with other Dermatologic Oncology specialists.

Typically treats 74% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Actinic Keratosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pitard treats Actinic Keratosis more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Pitard treats this condition more than 87% of their peers

Excision of Skin Lesion
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pitard performs Excision of Skin Lesion more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Pitard performs this procedure more than 81% of their peers

Excision of Skin Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pitard performs Excision of Skin Cancer more than 78% of their peers

Dr. Pitard performs this procedure more than 78% of their peers

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Dr. Pitard's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Acne Surgery
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Dermabrasion
  • Dermal Filler
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Foot Conditions
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Skin Diseases
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Warts

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Edward F Pitard MD

Edward F Pitard MD602 Robert E Lee Blvd New Orleans, LA 70124
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East Jefferson General Hospital

Metairie, LA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)