Dr. Firas Hijazi, MD

Dr. Firas Hijazi, MD

Pain Medicine Anesthesiology  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Firas Hijazi, MD is a pain medicine anesthesiology specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Universita Degli Studi Di Brescia, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia in 1996 and specializes in pain medicine anesthesiology.Read his story

3901 Houma Blvd Ste 410

Metairie, LA 70006

Contact Information

(504) 229-4866

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
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Dr. Hijazi's Experience

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Dr. Hijazi's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pain Medicine Anesthesiology
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Hijazi's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hijazi "Double board certified in interventional pain management and anesthesia, trained at Tulane University and the University of New Mexico, special expertise in procedures to treat back and neck pain."

1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

15  Conditions Treated

14  Procedures

  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Pain Management
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Trigger Point Injection

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

  • University Of Brescia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Universita Degli Studi Di Brescia, Facolta Di Medicina E Chirurgia
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Wayne State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of New Mexico
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hijazi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hijazi's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hijazi to family and friends
28 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Hijazi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I saw Dr. Hijazi this week, and I was so pleased. He was kind and had a wonderful bedside manner. I gave me many options to help control my chronic pain. I would recommend him to anyone that suffers every day of their life. I saw another doctor in hopes that he could help me , and he was...more
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“To echo the other star reviews, the doctor and his staff have been extremely helpful to me with a variety of my issues. Despite having a busy practice, I’m almost always able to schedule an appt. within a few days of my calling and receive a response to my email or phone questions often the same...more
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My appointments begin within minutes of my arriving (so no long wait). He was very attentive to how I was feeling. Very friendly and easy to deal with.
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Very good!!!
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Dr Hijazi is wonderful, he listens and understands what I am going through. I recommend him to everyone.
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