Dr. Maria Cortez, MD

Dr. Maria Cortez, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Maria Cortez, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Marrero, LA and has been practicing for 43 years. She graduated from U Natl Mayor De San Marcos in 1971 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

1111 Medical Center Blvd Ste N501

Marrero, LA 70072

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Symptomatic Menopause
high
more than 88% of peers
Ovarian Cysts
high
more than 88% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
high
more than 84% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

38  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Wound Repair

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

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • U Natl Mayor De San Marcos
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Charity Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Charity Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cortez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cortez's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cortez to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Cortez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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