Dr. Laura Nicosia, MD

Dr. Laura Nicosia, MD

Internal Medicine & Pediatrics  ·  

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Dr. Laura Nicosia, MD is an internal medicine & pediatrics specialist in Marrero, LA and has been practicing for 16 years. She specializes in internal medicine & pediatrics.Read her story

Ochsner Health Center - Lapalco

4225 Lapalco Blvd

Marrero, LA 70072
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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 Choice
  • 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. Nicosia's Experience

Dr. Nicosia's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Nicosia's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Nicosia "I am a general practitioner who is board certified in both Internal Medicine for Adult Care and Pediatrics. My primary focus is on the whole patient - to treat and keep patients healthy through good lifestyle choices, appropriate medication, and routine health maintenance."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nicosia "I believe the best outcomes in healthcare are achieved through a collaborative effort between the patient and the provider. To that end, I encourage my patients to participate actively in setting and achieving their personal health goals."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine & Pediatrics

2  Board Certifications

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

194  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Breast Exam
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child Examination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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.


  • Lsu
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • LSU Affil Hosp
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Tennessee
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of Tennessee
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nicosia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Laura Nicosia, MD
Dr. Nicosia is a very genuine physician, a caring and lovely Doctor.
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BRENDA in Westwego , LA – Jul 14, 2018
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Dr. Nicosia is a very kind and caring physician. She is very compassionate in giving her patients the best level of care. She takes time to explain all your lab work and answer any questions you might have concerning your health. She is not only a physician, but she is a people person. She has a...Read More
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Diana Hionakis in Marrero, LA – Jun 30, 2018
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I've been going to her flea years she's very patient and very caring and a great doctor I'll recommend her to everyone
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Cindy Pfister in New Orleans, LA – Jun 21, 2018
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Always helpful and an asset to Ochsner Clinic!
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Morris L Turner in Harvey, LA – Jun 09, 2018
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I have two say that this doctor is what I call a "DOCTOR" always getting back to me I think she a bit quicker then I am at reading them, I grateful to have her as my doctor she she have 10 stars. thanks G Masters
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G in New Orleans La – May 10, 2018
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