Dr. Robert Hinkle, MD

Dr. Robert Hinkle, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(19)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Hinkle, MD is a pulmonology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in pulmonology and critical care medicine.

7373 Perkins Rd

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Contact Information

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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Top Care Areas

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Asthma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Wheezing
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cough
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Critical Care Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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.

Education

  • Purdue University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • David Grant Usaf Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • David Grant Usaf Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hinkle has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hinkle's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hinkle to family and friends
2.8
based on 19 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Hinkle's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Baton Rouge, LA
I thought he was awesome! He helped my mom so much. He listened to us and did not rush us. He was kind and really solved her many issues. I highly recommend him. Best doctor I have ever brought my mom to!!!!
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in Baton Rouge, LA
Dr Hinkle has a great bedside manner. He is very thorough and answered all of my questions. I would recommend him to anyone.
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in Greenwell Springs, LA
Doctor very attentive and answered all of my questions. He clearly explained my sleep issues. Doing well after sleep study and I am still working with Dr Hinkle to make even more improvement. Very satisfied thus far.
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in Baton Rouge, LA
When my wife was in the emergency room because of a severe, persistent cough, Robert Hinkle was arrogant, rude, and dismissive of our concerns. He rejected a tentative diagnosis by an otolaryngologist, who had just performed a thorough examination, as grasping at straws, even though Hinkle had not...more
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Flat out told my father I don't have time for questions and answers
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