Dr. Jo Ellen Plunkett-Kasparek, MD

Dr. Jo Ellen Plunkett-Kasparek, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
64 y/o

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Dr. Jo Ellen Plunkett-Kasparek, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 31 years. She specializes in internal medicine.Read her story

Ochsner Health Center - Metairie

2005 Veterans Memorial Blvd

Metairie, LA 70002
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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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Dr. Plunkett-Kasparek's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Plunkett-Kasparek's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Plunkett-Kasparek "Dr. JoEllen Plunkett earned her medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. She completed internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Ochsner Health System. Dr. Plunkett is board certified in Internal Medicine and has been on staff at Ochsner since March 1991. She currently practices at Ochsner Health Center - Metairie."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

210  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Vaginosis Screening

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • LSU School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Ochsner
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ochsner
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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