Dr. Lisa M. Defusco, MD

Dr. Lisa M. Defusco, MD

Pediatrics | Female | 41 years old

Dr. Lisa DeFusco-Wolfram earned her undergraduate degree from Tulane University School of Public Health and...Read more

Ochsner Health Center for Children - Metairie
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Dr. Lisa DeFusco-Wolfram earned her undergraduate degree from Tulane University School of Public Health and her medical degree from Tulane...
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Specialties

  • Pediatrics

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  • Pediatrics

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Education

  • Medical School
    Tulane University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2002

  • Internship Hospital
    Tulane/Ochsner
  • Residency Hospital
    Tulane/Ochsner

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Defusco's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

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Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Defusco's 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.