Dr. Lisa Defusco, MD

Dr. Lisa Defusco, MD

Pediatrics  |  
Female  |  
42 y/o
16 reviews

Accepting new patients

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Lisa DeFusco-Wolfram earned her undergraduate degree from Tulane University School of Public Health and her medical degree from Tulane University School of Public Health in New Orleans. She completed a Tulane/Ochsner Combined Residency in pediatrics in New Orleans. Dr. DeFusco-Wolfram is board certified and has been on staff at Ochsner since 2006.
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Dr. Defusco's Experience

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


  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Tulane/Ochsner
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane/Ochsner
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Defusco has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Defusco's Reviews

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Dr. Defusco's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Reviews (7)
in Chalmette, LA |
We LOVE Dr Defusco!!
in Jefferson, La |
*Dr. Defusco and her nurse were great! They must love their jobs because they truly show loyalty and dedication for their patients.
in Vacherie, La |
always a good experience with Dr. DeFusco! She always explains herself & makes me feel very comfortable!
in Metairie, La |
Dr. Defusco is a great listener and handles patients with kid gloves! she is the best! Sky, the nurse that administeredthe flu shot, did an excellent job too!
in Destrehan, La |
Dr Defusco is ALWAYS a 10! She's so easy to talk to & always ready to listen. She never makes the visit seem rushed. I have recommend her to many & will continue to do so!
in Kenner, La |
I like this office. Providers are great and iffice staff is very friendly and helpful.
in River Ridge, LA |
Amazing doctor!
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Dr. Defusco accepts 27 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
    Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Galaxy Health Network
    Galaxy Health Network PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • Health Payors Organization
    Health Payors Organization PPO
  • Humana Veterans
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • PHCS
  • PPO Plus
    PPO Plus PPO
  • Prime Health Services
  • Provider Networks of America
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • USA Managed Care Organization

Hospitals where Dr. Defusco has admitting priveleges

Ochsner Medical Center
1516 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
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East Jefferson General Hospital
4200 Houma Blvd
Metairie, LA 70006
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Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner
180 W Esplanade Ave
Kenner, LA 70065
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