Dr. Frank Cerniglia Jr, MD

Dr. Frank Cerniglia Jr, MD

Pediatric Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
63 y/o

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Dr. Frank Cerniglia Jr, MD is a pediatric urology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 30 years. He specializes in pediatric urology.Read his story

Ochsner Medical Center

1514 Jefferson Hwy

New Orleans, LA 70121
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Cerniglia Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cerniglia Jr "Dr. Cerniglia is a native New Orleanian . He and his family relocated to Richmond, VA after Hurricane Katrina and have just returned. He is now practicing pediatric urology at the Ochsner clinic. He practices general pediatric urology with a special interest in voiding dysfunction."

1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Urology

2  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Congenital Diseases
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Neurogenic Bladder and Urinary Incontinence
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pediatric Bedwetting
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureterocele, Congenital
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux

13  Procedures

  • Circumcision, Pediatric
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hypospadias Repair
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Neonatal Circumcision
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Pediatric Urodynamics
  • Ureteral Reimplantation
  • Ureteral Stent Placement
  • Ureteroscopy With Laser Lithotripsy of Kidney Stones
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy

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  • Loyola University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Charity Hospital Lsu
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Charity Hospital Lsu
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Frank Cerniglia Jr, MD
Great with children, short wait time, explains everything in detail. Very at ease with my son being under his care.
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Apr 11, 2018
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Dr.Cernigilia is a great doctor. He's very patient and kind with the kids. Appointments are easy to make and he never keeps you waiting long. During my sons surgery he kept me informed. It's rare you find a doctor that sees you as a person and not just another patient.
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JCE in NOLA – Jun 17, 2016
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Fantastic Doctor, very kind and personal!
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