Dr. Gabriel Vidal, MD

Dr. Gabriel Vidal, MD

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Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
40 y/o
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Dr. Gabriel Vidal, MD is a neurology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 14 years. He specializes in neurology.Read his story

Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, LA

1514 Jefferson Hwy

New Orleans, LA 70121
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Payors Organization

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Vidal performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Thrombosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stroke
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Vidal's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Vidal's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Vidal "Dr. Gabriel A. Vidal obtained his medical degree from Central del Caribe, SOM, in Puerto Rico, his native country. He went on to complete his internship at the Louisiana State University in New Orleans, where he also completed his neurology residency and served as Chief Resident. During Hurricane Katrina, Dr. Vidal was an active participant in the evacuation efforts, serving as a volunteer physician at a Red Cross Evacuation Center in Baton Rouge, LA. He completed his Vascular Neurology fellowship training at Emory University in Atlanta, GA; and his Interventional Neurology fellowship at Ochsner Medical Center. His areas of special interest are Vascular and Interventional Neurology, with emphasis in acute treatment and secondary prevention of ischemic strokes as well as management of intracerebral hemorrhages and subarachnoid bleeds. He joined our staff in 2009. Dr. Vidal led the efforts that culminated with Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans being named the first certified Comprehensive Stroke Center in the Gulf South."
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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Vascular Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

59  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

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

  • Universidad Central Del Caribe School Of Medicine, Puerto Rico
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Lsu Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Lsu Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Emory University Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vidal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vidal's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vidal to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Vidal'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

absolutely the worst medical care experience in my life! Rude, uninformative, refused to do the tests needed to identify the cause of strokes. "I will call you" was the followup. I am embarrassed to have once worked in the same hospital as this doctor. The day after discharged by this so called...more
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