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Dr. Russell Cecola, MD

Dr. Russell Cecola, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat ·  Male · Age 55

  

Dr. Russell Cecola, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Luling, LA and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat.


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(985) 785-5610

Dr. Cecola accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
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Blue Card PPO
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Dr. Cecola's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laryngitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cecola treats Laryngitis more than 98% of his peers

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

Larynx Conditions
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cecola treats Larynx Conditions more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Cecola treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Earwax Buildup
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cecola treats Earwax Buildup more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Cecola treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Cecola's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adenoidectomy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Common Cold
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Russell Cecola, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Luling, LA and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

Education

1995
Lsu Sch Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1990
Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
Residency Hospital
1989
Ochsner Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1988
LSU School of Medicine - New Orleans
Medical School
1995
1990
1989
1988

Awards

Dr. Cecola's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cecola

4.1

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
14.285714285714286%
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I looked for a good ENT all over NOLA, when I moved here 10 years ago. Dr. Cecola has been very helpful in managing my chronic sinus problems and terrible nose bleeds. He and his office have always been friendly and caring with my issues. He is also willing to discuss the problems and possible...Read More
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I have been a patient for 10+ years with the other Physician. Today I saw Dr. Cecola. This visit started out fine in the beginning but resulted in a camera being inserted through my nose to examine my throat. I had trouble breathing and started to gag. Dr. Cecola, showing no compassion had a...Read More
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Ochsner Baptist

New Orleans, LA

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New Orleans, LA