Dr. John T. Cole, MD

Dr. John T. Cole, MD

Hematology & Oncology | Male | 60 years old

Dr. John T. Cole's special interests are breast cancer, general hematology and oncology. He has...Read more

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Dr. John T. Cole's special interests are breast cancer, general hematology and oncology. He has been on staff at Ochsner...
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34 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

  • Aetna
  • Alliance Health Care
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employee Health Systems
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Gilsbar 360
  • Health Payors Organization
  • HealthChoice
  • Humana
  • Humana Veterans
  • Louisiana Healthcare Connections
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • National Healthcare Alliance
  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • PHCS
  • PPO Plus
  • Prime Health Services
  • Provider Networks of America
  • Sterling Life Insurance Company
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • USA Managed Care Organization

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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Specialties

  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Oncology

Board Certifications

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  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Malignant Histiocytosis
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vulvar Cancer

Procedures Performed

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

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    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Medical School
    LSU School of Medicine

    Graduated in 1981

  • Internship Hospital
    Ochsner Foundation Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
    Ochsner Foundation Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Columbia University College Of Physicians & Surgeions/Presbyterian Hospital

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Cole has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Korean
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Vietnamese

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Hematology & Oncology
  • Board certified in Hematology, Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Cole's Office & Staff

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Dr. Cole's Care Philosophy

Dr. John T. Cole's special interests are breast cancer, general hematology and oncology. He has been on staff at Ochsner since 1989. Dr. Cole earned his undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, LA and his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA. He completed his internship and residency at Ochsner. Dr. Cole is board certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology.