Dr. Ricardo Leoni, MD

Dr. Ricardo Leoni, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
Dr. Ricardo Leoni, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 49 years. He graduated from Ohio State University / College Of Medicine in 1967 and specializes in neurosurgery.

203 Rue Louis XIV # B

Lafayette, LA 70508

Contact Information

(337) 981-8294

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 90% of peers
more than 80% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Leoni does not have any board certifications listed.

25  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Concussion
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease

2  Procedures

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.


  • Ohio State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1963
  • Ohio State University / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • University Tex Med Branch
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1968
  • University Tex Med Br
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969
  • University Tex Med Branch
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Leoni has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Leoni has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Leoni's Reviews

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5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Leoni's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Highly recommend. I saw him just after surgery when moving to lafayette. Very caring.
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Dr. Leoni has an extremely apathetic and condescending attitude. Does not act like he cares about his patients. Does not spend enough time with you. Interrupts when you are talking. Overall I feel like I'm being rushed in and out and not being helped the way I should.
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