Dr. Russell Wardlaw, MD

Dr. Russell Wardlaw, MD

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Gastroenterology  ·  
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42 y/o
(17)

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Dr. Russell Wardlaw, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Hammond, LA and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.

Northlake Gastroenterology

16061 Doctors Blvd Ste B

Hammond, LA 70403
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Wardlaw performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Nausea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Wardlaw's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

82  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • ERCP With Spincterotomy
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Manometry
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)

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

  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Med Ctr La
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • lsuhsc
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ochsner Clin Fdn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wardlaw has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wardlaw's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wardlaw to family and friends
17 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Wardlaw's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Wardlaw saved my life, as well as, brought me back to my original self again. Having a series of surgeries, and taking countless antibiotics, I created a C-difficil infection. After trying options A and B, I started to lose hope. Dr. Wardlaw said to me "sometimes we have to take...more
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Dr. Wardlaw is an excellent doctor. I definitely recommend him!
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Extremely intelligent. Took time and had patience in explaining my disease process, treatment and prognosis. Very personable.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Wardlaw for over four years. He is very personable and is quick to offer resolutions for relief. I have done a lot of research of the Northshore Gastroenterologists and consider him to be the best! I highly recommend him to my friends and family because I want them...more
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