Dr. Leon Kraft, MD

Dr. Leon Kraft, MD

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Age 69
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Dr. Leon Kraft, MD is a cardiology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1974 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

8401 Picardy Ave

Baton Rouge, LA 70809

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Kraft performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hypertension
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Kraft's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kraft "Our mission is to provide our patients with the highest quality cardiovascular care available.  We pledge ourselves to: technological superiority to assure the best means of diagnosis and treatment; research so that our experience and commitment help create the next generation of techniques and technologies; compassion to keep forever before us the goal of achieving the best possible medical results with the least possible discomfort; communication by the word and deed, of our respectful appreciation for our patients as fellow beings who have honored us with their trust in our abilities and humanity."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Interventional Cardiology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kraft does not have any board certifications listed.

44  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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20  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kraft has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kraft has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kraft's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kraft to family and friends
7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Kraft's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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