Dr. Sam Kayser III, MD

Dr. Sam Kayser III, MD

Hematology  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(10)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Sam Kayser III, MD is a hematology doctor who practices in Metairie, LA. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.

4228 Houma Blvd

Metairie, LA 70006

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Blood Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
high
more than 86% of peers
Lymphocytosis
normal
more than 81% of peers

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Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
20

Conditions Treated

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Purpura
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Tulane Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Tulane Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kayser III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kayser III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kayser III to family and friends
4.0
based on 10 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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

Dr. Kayser III's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Nashville, Tn |
He is very thorough in in diagnosing your condition. He is an excellent internist with vast knowledge and experience.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kayser III accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Blue Network E
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
    Coventry Health Care of Tennessee PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Kayser III has admitting privileges

Saint Thomas West Hospital
4220 Harding Road Po Box 380
Nashville, TN 37205
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