Dr. Richard Celentano, MD

Dr. Richard Celentano, MD

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Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
68 y/o
(17)

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Dr. Richard Celentano, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Covington, LA and has been practicing for 42 years. He specializes in plastic surgery, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.

Lakeshore Surgical Associates of Louisiana

110 Lakeview Dr Ste 200

Covington, LA 70433
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Dr. Celentano's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Celentano treats Osteoarthritis of Hands more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Celentano treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Celentano treats Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Celentano treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Celentano treats Carpal Tunnel Syndrome more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Celentano treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Celentano's conditions and procedures:

Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Arm Surgery
Autoimmune Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Breast Lift Surgery
Breast Ptosis
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Reduction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
De Quervain's Disease
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dupuytren's Contracture
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecomastia
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Liposuction
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Pulmonary Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Skin and Tissue Reduction
Skin Cancer
Skin Grafts
Third-Degree Burns
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Wound Repair
Wrist Replacement

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Celentano, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Covington, LA and has been practicing for 42 years. He specializes in plastic surgery, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Education

  • Med Center La New Orleans Lsu
    Residency Hospital
  • La State University Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1976
    La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School
    1976

Dr. Celentano's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Celentano

3.5

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
52.94117647058823%
(9)
4 Stars
5.882352941176471%
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3 Stars
5.882352941176471%
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2 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
1 Star
29.41176470588235%
(5)

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Waste of time unless your objective is to give a greedy doctor $150 for nothing. After meeting with the ‘doctor’ he has one of his office employees call you to tell you that he can’t do the surgery because it’s elective surgery and the insurance company won’t grant it. (He didn’t even run it...Read More
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Fantastic bedside manner & impeccable work. His experience is second to none
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I have had a giant cell tumor removed from my hand and had cubital tunnel release surgery done by Dr. Celentano. He is excellent. His staff are amazing. Out of the 12 or so visits they have been nothing but friendly, helpful, and very informative. I would recommend Dr. Celentano's office to...Read More
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I was recommended to this doctor. When made the appointment the girl was sort of rude. She told me I wouldn't see the doctor but some nurse practitioner. when I got there, waited over an hour and when I got back there, the young nurse practitioner was cocky and rude. Got up and got a refund and...Read More
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