Dr. Michael Fontenot, MD

Dr. Michael Fontenot, MD

Maternal-Fetal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Fontenot, MD is a maternal-fetal medicine doctor who practices in Baton Rouge, LA. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

8595 Picardy Ave # 305

Baton Rouge, LA 70809

Contact Information

(225) 763-4438

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Intrauterine Growth Restriction
very high
more than 90% of peers
Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
normal
more than 81% of peers
Pregnancy Ultrasound
normal
more than 81% of peers

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Specialties

  • Maternal-Fetal Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
2

Board Certifications

  • Maternal & Fetal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breech Position
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Lupus
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Nausea
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Placenta Previa
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Septal Defect
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Thrombosis
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • C-Section
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • HIV Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC

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

  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Louisiana State University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University of Kentucky
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fontenot has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fontenot's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fontenot to family and friends
5.0
based on 12 total reviews
Dr. Fontenot'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
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Fontenot accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card
  • Centene
  • Cigna
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare

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Hospitals where Dr. Fontenot has admitting privileges

Baton Rouge General - Mid City
3600 Florida Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
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Florida Hospital Carrollwood
7171 N Dale Mabry Hwy
Tampa, FL 33614
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