Dr. Munira Yusuf, MD

PediatricsFemaleAge 56

Pediatrics

Dr. Munira Yusuf, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Monroe, LA. She is affiliated with medical facilities Glenwood Regional Medical Center and Saint Francis Medical Center. Her office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Munira Yusuf, MD

Monroe Pediatrics

1825 N 18th St Monroe, LA 71201
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available
Telehealth services available

Accepting new patients

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  • Offers Telehealth
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Dr. Yusuf's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acne
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Children
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Back Pain
  • Bedwetting
  • Bird Flu
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Cold
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cough
  • Dermatitis
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Metals
  • Enteritis
  • Fever
  • Folliculitis
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Headache
  • Heartburn
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Impetigo
  • Infant Care
  • Infections
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Mastodynia
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Neonatal Care
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Proteinuria
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Scabies
  • Sinusitis
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Strep Throat
  • Stye
  • Swine Flu
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tonsillitis
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Infection
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wheezing

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(318) 322-7999

Dr. Yusuf accepts the following insurance:

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Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
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Coventry Health Care
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Medicaid
MultiPlan
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
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Dr. Yusuf's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Yusuf

3.5

Based on 16 ratings

5 Star
56%
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4 Star
6%
6%
3 Star
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2 Star
6%
6%
1 Star
31%
31%
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What could be improved
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We absolutely LOVE Dr. Yusuf and her staff. They are so amazing and even more amazing to my babies. I have four sweet children and she has seen them all since before they left the hospital. I am so grateful for her and the staff. I feel like I'm with family when we go in. She is a very intelligent lady and I feel so blessed that my children see her.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Alison Tippen Russo – Jul 16, 2021
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Dr. Yusuf is the best pediatrician we have ever had. She always goes the extra mile to ensure our children are well. She called me on a Sunday afternoon to ask how my 8 month old was feeling when he had the flu. She follows up regularly with us, gives us free samples of formula if she has it, and her staff truly cares for the patient as well. She knows us on a first-name basis. When my second baby was born, he had jaundice and then had an infection. Both times she did everything she could to get
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Amanda in West Monroe, LA – Nov 06, 2018
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Dr. Yusuf always gives the best care and quickly takes us in if my boys are sick. My youngest Jacob has been her patient since his birth in 2009 and my other son Joseph since we found Dr. Yusuf in 2007 . she has been an awesome Dr and her staff are great. Friendly and always help me in all our medical needs I will continue my care with her and her staff until my boys are adults. I recommended her to anyone! She's a direct to the point kind of doctor and puts the kids first.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Mar 07, 2018
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Dr. Yusuf has seen my baby since birth and he will be one next month. She is so kind and sweet. She answers all my questions. I also love the staff..... They all act like they really care about my son and i love that.....
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Stacy Mcpherson – Feb 09, 2018
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Dr. Yusuf has treated my 3 children for the last ten years. My children have ranged from newborn to teenagers with Dr. Yusuf... She is very good in making all my children comfortable. In any situation. I have never felt rushed in an appotiment with concerns for my children's health. Dr Yusif is very compassionate and dedicated to the well being of her patient's and their parent's even calling to check on them after hours to see if my children are felling better. We reccomend Dr. Yusuf 100%.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Rawls Family in Calhoun – Nov 01, 2017
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My 4 year old daughter has seen Dr. Yusuf since birth and we have always loved her. She always takes her time and explains everything to us. My daughter loves going to see Dr. Yusuf.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
1 person found this helpful
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Amanda in West Monroe – Jan 06, 2017
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Our grandson has a cleft lip and spent 2-weeks in the NICU after birth. Since leaving the hospital he is having difficulty gaining weight and after 1-month he has not gained any weight. He went for his first appointment with Dr. Yusuf, but she refused to see him since the NICU Dr. had not completed her note and forwarded them to her. She would not even reschedule him until the provider completes her note. I understand that communication must happen between Dr's. but to refuse care is malpractice
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
2 people found this helpful
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PBS in Monroe, LA – Jul 09, 2016
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Biography

Dr. Munira Yusuf, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Monroe, LA. She is affiliated with medical facilities Glenwood Regional Medical Center and Saint Francis...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

Education

Lsu Medical Center Of Shreveport
Residency Hospital
SIR SALIMULLAH MEDICAL COLLEGE
Medical School
2002
LSU School of Medicine
Internship Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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Does Dr. Munira Yusuf, MD accept any insurance plans?

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Does Dr. Munira Yusuf, MD accept new patients?

New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Munira Yusuf, MD on Healthgrades. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Yusuf's profile.

What conditions does Dr. Munira Yusuf, MD treat?

Dr. Yusuf frequently treats the following conditions: Nasopharyngitis, Common Cold, and Acne. See more on Healthgrades.

What is Dr. Munira Yusuf, MD's office address?

Dr. Yusuf's office is located at 1825 N 18th St, Monroe, LA 71201. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Is Dr. Munira Yusuf, MD able to provide telehealth services?

Dr. Yusuf provides telehealth services. Please contact the office to determine whether you are eligible.

Is Dr. Munira Yusuf, MD affiliated with any hospitals?

Dr. Munira Yusuf, MD is affiliated with Glenwood Regional Medical Center and Saint Francis Medical Center.

Is Dr. Munira Yusuf, MD a board-certified professional?

Yes, Dr. Munira Yusuf, MD holds board certifications in Pediatrics.

Does Dr. Munira Yusuf, MD receive good ratings from patients?

There is a star rating of 3.5/5 for Dr. Munira Yusuf, MD. Patients say that the provider listened & answered questions well and they trusted the provider's decisions. See all patient feedback on Healthgrades.

Locations

Monroe Pediatrics

John Allen Baldridge MD1825 N 18th St Monroe, LA 71201
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Monroe Pediatrics

Monroe Pediatrics1703 LAMY LN Monroe, LA 71201
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Yusuf is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Glenwood Regional Medical Center

West Monroe, LA

66% Patients that would definitely recommend, 4% lower than the national average

Saint Francis Medical Center

Monroe, LA

75% Patients that would definitely recommend, 5% higher than the national average