Dr. Escipion Pedroza, MD

Dr. Escipion Pedroza, MD

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Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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77 y/o
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Dr. Escipion Pedroza, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Metairie, LA. He specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Escipion Pedroza, MD

4213 Saxon St Ste 200

Metairie, LA 70006
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Pedroza's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pedroza treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Pedroza treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Diabetes Type 1
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pedroza treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 94% of his peers

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

Hypothyroidism
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pedroza treats Hypothyroidism more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Pedroza treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Pedroza's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Craniopharyngioma
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Potassium Deficiency
Proteinuria
Retina Diseases
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Escipion Pedroza, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Metairie, LA. He specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

Education

VA Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
Residency Hospital
St Vincent De Paul
Internship Hospital
University Of Antioquia / College Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Pedroza's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pedroza

3.9

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(20)
4 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
3 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(2)
2 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
1 Star
20%
(6)

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Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Pedroza's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I've been with Dr. Pedroza for over 30 years. I travel every 90 days from Houma to his Laplace office because he is the best. I've tried to seek the same quality care in Houma and have found none!
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Dr. Pedroza has been my endo for a little over a year, and I'm sorry that I didn't find him sooner. He actively listens to my problems and concerns and has a wealth of knowledge to use in treating my Type 1 diabetes. Also, he treats all my internal medicine problems and his staff is very good about...Read More
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Dr. Pedroza is the best Diabetes Endocrinologist in Louisiana. His expertise & knowledge about Type 1 Diabetes, listening to me all the time & helping me stay free of Diabetes Complications. He's my primary doctor that manages all my medicine. I'll never be able to find another doctor like him...Read More
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Dr Pedroza is an excellent doctor, very knowledgeable about your problems, and listens and has answers for your questions. the staff is very friendly and helpful. the wait time is a little long but he is worth the wait. Nicholas Patterson
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I have been a patient for over 35 years. I am a type 1 Diabetic and Dr. Pedroza has been essential ln my care. I am on the insulin pump, have had good A1C’s thanks to his guidance and excellent care. He takes a personal interest in each patient to ensure that they take the necessary steps to...Read More
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