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Dr. Francis Cardinale, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology •  Male • Age 67

  23 Reviews
Dr. Cardinale

Acadiana Womens Health Group

4640 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy Lafayette, LA 70508
Accepting new patients

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(337) 984-1050

Dr. Francis Cardinale, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans in 1978 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

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  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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  • Good communication Patients said there was good doctor communication at the hospital. See hospitals

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Dr. Cardinale accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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Dr. Cardinale's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cardinale treats Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Cardinale treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bacterial Vaginosis
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cardinale treats Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Cardinale treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Atrophic Vaginitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cardinale treats Atrophic Vaginitis more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Cardinale treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Cardinale's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Endometriosis
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Female Infertility
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Nausea
  • Obstetric Ultrasound
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections

Dr. Cardinale's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cardinale

4.0

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
73.91304347826087%
(17)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
21.73913043478261%
(5)

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Dr. Cardinale has been my physician for 20 plus years, and He is such an Awesome Physician. He keeps himself updated with the lastest health care information. I am happy that someone referred me to him years ago when I moved here. Staff members are so polite and helpful.
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Our experience with Dr. Cardinale was first class in every respect. Quality time in explaing surgical procedure, professionalisn in performing the procedure, post surgery follow up and available with any questions or problems. We highly recommend this fine physician. Mary Beth and Mark Tolson
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Very knowledgeable and takes the time to listen.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Francis Cardinale, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans in 1978 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

Education

1982
Lsu-Charity Hosp
Residency Hospital
1979
Charity Hosp
Internship Hospital
1978
La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
Medical School
1974
Louisiana State University
Undergraduate School

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81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)