Dr. Tara Deeney, MD

Dr. Tara Deeney, MD

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Pediatrics  |  
Female  |  
43 y/o
(15)

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Dr. Deeney graduated cum laude from Tulane University with a BS in Cell and Molecular Biology. She then earned her medical degree from Louisiana State University in Shreveport and completed her internship and residency at LSU New Orleans in association with Children’s Hospital. After residency, she completed one year of a fellowship in Pediatric Endocrine and Diabetes. She is board certified in Pediatrics and is a Fellow in the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Deeney practices at Ochsner for Childrens Health Center in Slidell.

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Dr. Deeney's Experience

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Dr. Deeney's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Deeney "My Philisophy of Care is based on mutual respect and honesty. I want my patients to feel they can speak openly about their concerns and know that, as their doctor, I will not only treat but also teach and advise them on current issues."

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Specialties

  • Pediatrics
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Asthma in Children
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Common Cold
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Ear Infection
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Limb Pain
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Normal Baby Development
  • Normal Growth and Development
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Sports Injuries
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Sprain
  • Stomach Diseases
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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Cryotherapy for Warts
  • Liver Function Test
  • Removal of Foreign Body from Ear
  • Suture Removal
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Louisiana State University / School of Medicine In New Orleans
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Louisiana State University / School of Medicine In New Orleans
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Deeney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Deeney's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Deeney to family and friends
4.5
based on 15 total reviews (3 with comments)

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4.7
based on 37 total reviews (9 with comments)
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Dr. Deeney's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
Dr. Deeney always fits my son into her schedule. She always listens to my concerns regarding his health. She always knows what to do or sends me to the right specialist.
New Orleans, LA |
Dr. Deeney is absolutely wonderful. Her and the staff at the Ochsner Pediatric clinic are caring, knowledgeable, and a joy to be around. I highly recommend Dr. Deeney to care for your little one.
in Slidell, LA |
Dr. Deeney, is very knowledgeable, professional and sweet to my kiddos. I feel lucky to have found her on a whim. The office isn't new or beautiful...but the care is top notch and I'd highly recommend her.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Deeney accepts 32 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Employers Health Network
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Gilsbar 360
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • PPO Plus
    PPO Plus PPO
  • Prime Health Services
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Community Plan
    Medicaid
    United Healthcare
  • USA Managed Care Organization
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Deeney has admitting privileges

Ochsner Medical Center - North Shore
100 Medical Center Dr
Slidell, LA 70461
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Ochsner Medical Center
1516 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
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Slidell Memorial Hospital
1001 Gause Blvd
Slidell, LA 70458
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