Dr. Michael Braxton, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
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Age 51
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Dr. Michael Braxton, MD
Dr. Michael Braxton, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Lacombe, LA. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 24 years. Dr. Braxton is affiliated with Louisiana Heart Hospital.

Louisiana Heart Medical Group

29301 N Dixie Ranch Rd

Lacombe, LA 70445

Contact Information

(985) 871-4114

Dr. Michael Braxton, MD

Dr. Michael Braxton, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • National Elevator
  • 2 More

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Care Philosophy

The Louisiana Heart Medical Group - North treats the entire musculoskeletal system. With board certified orthopaedic surgeons, a board certified neurosurgeon, physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists (Physiatrists), as well as certified manual Physical Therapists on staff the Louisiana Heart Medical Group - North is able to provide a comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to total musculoskeletal health. 
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Dr. Braxton's Experience

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Dr. Braxton'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 and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Trigger Point Injection

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

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • La State University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Braxton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Braxton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Braxton to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Braxton's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Mandeville, LA |
Excellent and caring physician. Highly knowledgeable and skilled. Truly cares for his patients. His office staff is very helpful and friendly. I'm very pleased with the care I have received. I highly recommend Dr. Braxton to friends, family and colleagues.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Braxton accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • National Elevator
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Braxton has admitting privileges

Louisiana Heart Hospital
64030 Highway 434
Lacombe, LA 70445
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