Dr. Michael Puente, MD

Dr. Michael Puente, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Puente, MD is a neurology specialist in Marrero, LA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in neurology.

1111 Medical Center Blvd Ste 750

Marrero, LA 70072

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Puente performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers

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  • Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

Conditions Treated


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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

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  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Ochsner Fdn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Tex Sw
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Puente has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Puente's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Puente to family and friends
based on 10 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. Puente's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I had been to see 2 other neurologists and still had no idea what was wrong with me. He took the time to review my records and work up to detirmine what needed to be done without being wasteful or repeating unnecessary tests. He was very compassionate and refused to give up on me. Thanks to Dr...more
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I am very healthy in general. But I started to fall down without any reason nor obstacle. I hit the ground very fast (seems like 1/100 second ). , and I will be sore for about 3 weeks afterwards. This happened 3 times in 3 years. Doctor checked me out by doing reflex checks and he cleared me . He...more
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This doctor cares more about his next big luxury purchase than his patients. You will probably spend more time waiting for him than actually with him. I found from my visit that the wellbeing of his patients is not important. The staff at this place are rude and unrelenting. This is not a caring...more
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