Dr. Rodney Landreneau, MD

Dr. Rodney Landreneau, MD

Thoracic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
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Dr. Rodney Landreneau, MD is a thoracic surgery doctor who practices in Kittanning, PA. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 40 years.

600 Medical Arts Bldg Ste 660

Kittanning, PA 16201

Contact Information

(724) 548-3813

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 97% of peers
more than 61% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 52% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Landreneau "Dr. Rodney J. Landreneau is a leading thoracic oncologic clinical investigator with the American College of Surgeons Oncology Group (ACOSOG) and a leading member of the "Alliance" Cancer Cooperative Group, which is the amalgamation of the previous national cancer groups (ACOSOG, CAL-GB and NCCTG). He has written over 350 clinical journal articles on minimally invasive surgery, lung cancer and other thoracic oncologic topics. Dr. Landreneau is board certified in thoracic surgery and cardiovascular surgery. A native of South Louisiana, he received his undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. Dr. Landreneau completed his medical education at Louisiana State University Medical School in New Orleans, where he graduated with honors and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. Dr. Landreneau completed residency in general surgery at the University of Texas-Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas, and completed residency in thoracic surgery at the Unviersity of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Dr. Landreneau is a member of the American Surgical Association, the American Association for Thoracic Surgery, the Amercian College of Chest Physicians, the Society of Surgical Oncology and the American Society of Clinical Oncology."


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  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease


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  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Paracentesis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft

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.


  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Regents Of The University Of Michigan/umh
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Landreneau has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Landreneau's Reviews

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based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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Dr. Landreneau's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Cleveland, OH |
Dr Landreneau performed radical surgery on my Father for mesothelioma. An oncologist told my father he could be debilitated from the surgery but Dr Landreneau sold him on the potential of a great outcome and a possible cure. Following the surgery, Dr Landreneau never even came to see my mother in...more
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in Rochester, PA |
I was diagnosed with esophageal cancer and Dr. Landreneau performed the surgery. Even though I asked questions on the procedure and aftercare, Dr. Landreneau assured me that I would be out of the hospital and eating after 10 days. This was not the case. Everything that could go wrong went wrong. I...more
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  • Aetna
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  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
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  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
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  • Community Health Network
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  • Coventry Health Care
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Galaxy Health Network
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    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Payors Organization
    Health Payors Organization PPO
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    Greater Pittsburgh and Northwestern Pennsylvania Areas HDHP
    Greater Pittsburgh and Northwestern Pennsylvania Areas HMO-High
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
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  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
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    Medicare Advantage PFFS
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    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
  • National Healthcare Alliance
  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • PHCS
  • PPO Plus
    PPO Plus PPO
  • Prime Health Services
  • Provider Networks of America
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
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  • UPMC
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    Value Plus Gold HMO
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    Value Silver HMO
    Value Silver Select HMO
    Western Pennsylvania HMO-Standard
  • USA Managed Care Organization

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