Dr. Frank Cerniglia Jr, MD

Dr. Frank Cerniglia Jr, MD

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Pediatric Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
62 y/o
(11)

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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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Top Care Areas

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Bladder Diseases
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more than 8% of peers

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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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • 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
Media & Publications

Dr. Cerniglia Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cerniglia Jr's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cerniglia Jr to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Cerniglia Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Great with children, short wait time, explains everything in detail. Very at ease with my son being under his care.
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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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Fantastic Doctor, very kind and personal!
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