Dr. Joseph La Nasa Jr, MD

Dr. Joseph La Nasa Jr, MD

Male Adult Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 75
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph La Nasa Jr, MD is a male adult urology doctor who practices in Metairie, LA. He is 75 years old and has been practicing for 49 years.

4770 S I 10 Service Rd W Ste 204

Metairie, LA 70001

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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
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more than 76% of peers
Prostatitis
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more than 74% of peers
Testicular Dysfunction
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more than 69% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. La Nasa Jr "COMPREHENSIVE MANAGEMENT OF GENERAL UROLOGY PROBLEMS AND SPECIAL INTEREST IN MALE FERTILITY PROBLEMS AND MICROSURGICAL CORRECTION OF VARICOCELES AND VASECTOMY REVERSAL.

Microsurgical  Epididymal Sperm Aspiration (MESA) and Microsurgical Testicular Sperm Extraction (TESE) for patients with obstructive or non- obstructive Azoospermia ( absence of sperm in the ejaculate).

Assesment of male hormone production and replacement therapy as indicated.

My ability to communicate clearly, concisely, and comprehensibly after listening attentively with my patients is the key to my success!!!!"

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Specialties

  • Male Adult Urology
  • Female Adult Urology
  • Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery
  • Urology
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Andropause
  • Azoospermia
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Male Infertility
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Oligospermia
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sperm Abnormalities
  • Spermatocele
  • Spermatogenesis Arrest
  • Spermatogenic Failure, Nonobstructive, Y - Linked
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Testicular Torsion
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Varicocele

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Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Microsurgery Vasectomy Reversal
  • Microsurgical Epididymis Sperm Aspiration (MESA)
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Testicular Sperm Extraction (TESE)
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Notre Dame
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1964
  • Lsu Hsc-No La
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Charity Hosp-Lsu Div
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Charity Hosp-Lsu Div
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Tyler Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • UCLA & Affil Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. La Nasa Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. La Nasa Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. La Nasa Jr to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews
Dr. La Nasa Jr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. La Nasa Jr accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Humana POS
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare POS

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Hospitals where Dr. La Nasa Jr has admitting privileges

Omega Hospital
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Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women and Children
4700 South I-10 Service Road West
Metairie, LA 70001
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Tulane Medical Center
1415 Tulane Ave
New Orleans, LA 70112
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