Dr. Jerry Pounds Jr, MD

Dr. Jerry Pounds Jr, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 34
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Dr. Jerry Pounds Jr, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans in 2010 and specializes in rheumatology.

2633 Napoleon Ave Ste 530

New Orleans, LA 70115

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Fibromyalgia
high
more than 88% of peers
Osteoporosis
high
more than 88% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
high
more than 88% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

54  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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

  • LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • LSU Internal Medicine Residency in Baton Rouge
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • LSU Internal Medicine Residency in Baton Rouge
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Ochsner Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pounds Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pounds Jr' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pounds Jr to family and friends
3 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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Dr. Pounds Jr' 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Pounds really took the time to listen and make sure we addressed everything I wanted. He seems very caring and attentive.
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Dr. Pounds is the best rheumatologist I've been to. He took his time with me, addressed each of my concerns and prescribed me a personalized treatment plan based on my symptoms. Plus, he can definitely rock a bow tie.
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Very kind and spends time listening to your concerns. Didn't feel rushed or blown off. Overall great visit.
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