Dr. Michael McCarthy, MD

Dr. Michael McCarthy, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. Michael McCarthy, MD is a pulmonologist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport in 1987 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

7373 Perkins Rd

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Benefit Management
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • TriWest Champus
  • 3 More

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Dr. McCarthy's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Pulmonary Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCarthy treats Pulmonary Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. McCarthy treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Emphysema
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCarthy treats Emphysema more than 99% of his peers

Dr. McCarthy treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCarthy treats Shortness of Breath more than 99% of his peers

Dr. McCarthy treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. McCarthy's conditions and procedures:

Acute Bronchitis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Asbestosis
Asthma
Autoimmune Diseases
Bronchiectasis
Bronchiolitis
Bronchitis
Bronchoscopy
Bronchospasm
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Emphysema
Fungal Infections
Histoplasmosis
Interstitial Lung Disease
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Nodule
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Mycobacterial Lung Infection
Partial Lung Collapse
Pleural Effusion
Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
Pneumonia
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Function Test
Pulmonary Hypertension
Respiratory Failure
Sarcoidosis
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease
Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael McCarthy, MD is a pulmonologist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport in 1987 and specializes in pulmonary disease, critical care medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

  • 1992
    University Of Texas Medical Branch
    Fellowship Hospital
    1992
  • 1990
    University Of Texas Medical Branch
    Residency Hospital
    1990
  • 1988
    University Of Texas Medical Branch
    Internship Hospital
    1988
  • 1987
    Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport
    Medical School
    1987

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. McCarthy's Reviews

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4.5

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(9)
4 Stars
16.666666666666668%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
8.333333333333334%
(1)

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I am now over 70 years old, and at the age when many physicians tend to ignore most of what I have to say. Dr. McCarthy is NOT one of those MDs. He listens well, is easy to talk to, never rushes through my visits. Answers all my questions thoroughly, in language I can understand. I feel very...Read More
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Very nice doctor. Spends time and listens. Only complaint is with his nursing staff.
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Aetna
Benefit Management
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Buckeye Community Health Plan
Medicare
Cigna
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana
MultiPlan
TriWest Champus
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Verity Healthnet
Veteran Administration Plan