Dr. Lasandra Barton, MD

Dr. Lasandra Barton, MD

Pulmonary DiseaseFemaleAge 51

Pulmonary Disease

Dr. Lasandra Barton, MD is a Pulmonologist in Covington, LA. Dr. Barton has extensive experience in Obstructive Lung Disease and Sleep Apnea. She is affiliated with medical facilities St. Tammany Health System and Our Lady Of The Angels Hospital. Her office is not accepting new patients.

Office Hours

1203 S Tyler St Covington, LA 70433

Fri

8:30 am
to
4 pm

Sat

Office
closed

Sun

Office
closed

Mon

8:30 am
to
5 pm

Tue

8:30 am
to
5 pm

Wed

8:30 am
to
5 pm

Thu

8:30 am
to
5 pm
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Locations

Northlake Pulmonary Associates

Northlake Pulmonary Associates1203 S Tyler St Covington, LA 70433
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
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(985) 273-5158

Hospital Highlight

Affiliated with St. Tammany Health System Covington, a highly rated hospital.

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  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
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  • Hospital Satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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3.5

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This woman is the most caring loving doctor! She has so much compassion for my mother during the most difficult times for all of us! I can’t recommend her enough! Thank you from the bottom of my heart for taking such good care of my mother! She’s trusts everything you say and the care that you have given her!
What went well
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Dana Webster – Apr 07, 2022
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It was nothing but chaos in her office. She was pleasant but would not take time to explain anything. Her staff forgot to bring me samples while I was in the exam room. I’d ask about it and 20 minutes after the doctor left the room one staff person told me that my visit was over and told me to leave. I said I was told to wait for a prescription and samples. She told me to come out of the room and wait at the desk. The doctor saw me at the desk and asked me why I was still there. She never stopped to ask me she asked in passing so I said that I was waiting for my samples and prescription. Ridiculous!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
What could be improved
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't explain conditions well
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AW – Aug 28, 2020
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She had the audacity to call us to discuss end of life options simply because my mother has been on a ventilator due to COVID19 for 7 days. Mind you the average is 6-12. She overtakes us, talked down to us, was rude, made assumptions about what we were saying and refused to let us finish a complete sentence without interrupting us. She horrible and I hope my mother survives her flippant disregard for the recovery of her patients and providing genuine care.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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May 15, 2020
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No sense of urgency. Don’t go if you are critically ill.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Dec 28, 2019
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Evidently something good has happened in Dr. Barton's office since the negative review of her staff in January. I found Dr. Barton and her staff to be totally professional and competent, and responsive to my concerns. Dr. Barton prescribed an inhalant for me which immediately mitigated my COPD problem.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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No results
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Grady Burton in Carriere, MS – Jul 19, 2018
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Dr Barton is a good Dr but her office manager and recepietionist will kill her business.. I can not recommend her because of her staff.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Staff wasn't friendly
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Michael Fussell in Gray, Louisuana – Jan 07, 2018
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Barton

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Barton treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Barton treats other conditions, please contact the office at (985) 892-9143.

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Barton is experienced in the area of Obstructive Lung Disease. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

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Asthma
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Emphysema
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Frequency
High
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Very High
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Sleep Apnea

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep Apnea specialists.

Dr. Barton is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

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Sleep Apnea
Sleep Study
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High
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Very High
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Dr. Barton's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bedwetting
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Constipation
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dizziness
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Nodule
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Septic Embolism
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Torticollis
  • Tremor
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Barton accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
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Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Lasandra Barton, MD is a Pulmonologist in Covington, LA. Dr. Barton has extensive experience in Obstructive Lung Disease and Sleep Apnea. She is affiliated...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

La State University School Of Med
Residency Hospital
2004
LA State University Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Lasandra Barton, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (985) 273-5158, and for other questions, call (985) 892-9143.

Does Dr. Lasandra Barton, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Barton has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Does Dr. Lasandra Barton, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Lasandra Barton, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Barton frequently treats Obstructive Lung Disease and Sleep Apnea. See all practice areas where Dr. Barton specializes.

Where is Dr. Lasandra Barton, MD's office located?

Dr. Barton's office is located at 1203 S Tyler St, Covington, LA 70433. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Barton is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

St. Tammany Health System

Covington, LA

83% Patients that would definitely recommend, 13% higher than the national average

5 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

Our Lady Of The Angels Hospital

Bogalusa, LA

75% Patients that would definitely recommend, 5% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)