Dr. Martha Paterson, MD

Dr. Martha Paterson, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Martha Paterson, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport in 1995 and specializes in internal medicine.

500 Rue De La Vie St Ste 513

Baton Rouge, LA 70817

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Tricare
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Dr. Paterson's Experience

Dr. Paterson'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
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

15  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Liver Function Test
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Louisiana State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Paterson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Paterson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Paterson to family and friends
23 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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Dr. Paterson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Patterson is a phenomenal physician. I have been a patient since early 2014. At my last visit, I observed uncharacteristic behavior. A mistake was blown way out of proportion. Her nurse spoke to the receptionist unprofessionally in front of a waiting room full of patients. Im also a nurse and...more
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I've been a long term patient of Dr. Paterson and she has been awesome!!! She takes time with her patients and really works to alleviate their concerns. Great bedside manner and her nurse is awesome too!!! My only wish is that her practice would get an online communication system so that you email...more
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I love that she takes the time to visit and talk to me. I feel she really cares about me and how I am doing.
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Awful, unprofessional. Called to schedule a Dr.'s appointment specifically with the Doctor NOT a nurse practitioner. According to the scheduler, I was scheduled with the Doctor. The only appointment they had available with the doctor was 3 months out. So, I accepted it. I called 3 weeks prior to...more
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Very condescending office & poor listeners. One my first (and last) I explained to the nurse my medical history and she relayed it to the doctor ALL wrong and when I tried to correct the doctor, she kept talking to me as if I were a child. She was telling me I was wrong based off an outdated blood...more
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