Dr. Tarek Abdallah, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 41

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Tarek Abdallah, MD is a Pulmonologist in Baton Rouge, LA. Dr. Abdallah has more experience with Obstructive Lung Disease, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Interstitial Lung Disease than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge and North Oaks Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Abdallah to book an appointment.


Locations

Ochsner Health Center - O'Neal

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(225) 228-3596
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Ochsner Health Center - O'Neal16777 Medical Center Dr Baton Rouge, LA 70816
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Ochsner Medical Complex - The Grove

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(225) 228-3596
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Our after hours patient concierge is open and ready to help you get started.
Pulmonary Services10310 The Grove Blvd Baton Rouge, LA 70836
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Dr Abdallah was my mother’s doctor. He is one of the best doctors I have ever encountered. He was not with this office at the time. However he is truly an amazing physician and he really cares about his patients and their families.
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Dr. Abdallah accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Lifecare
Amerihealth
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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Choices 65 #14 for Metro New Orleans Area HMO
Choices 65 #14 for St. Tammany Parish
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AAA1 Value Plan - Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
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Practice Areas

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.

Typically treats 87% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdallah treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Abdallah treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdallah performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Abdallah performs this procedure more than 91% of their peers

Asthma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdallah treats Asthma more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Abdallah treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.

Typically treats 94% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdallah treats Sleep Apnea more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Abdallah treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdallah treats Sleep Disorders more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Abdallah treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.

Typically treats 76% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdallah treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Abdallah treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdallah performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Abdallah performs this procedure more than 91% of their peers

Bronchitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdallah treats Bronchitis more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Abdallah treats this condition more than 80% of their peers

Respiratory-tract Conditions

Immunologists diagnose and treat conditions such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and COPD that affect the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, bronchi and lungs.

Typically treats 57% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Asthma
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdallah treats Asthma more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Abdallah treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Low Blood Oxygen Level
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdallah treats Low Blood Oxygen Level more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Abdallah treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Wheezing
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdallah treats Wheezing more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Abdallah treats this condition more than 82% of their peers

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Dr. Abdallah's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

About Me

I am lucky that I can make a difference in my patients' lives by using all available tools to prevent, diagnose and treat chest disorders. I care for my patients and their families with compassion, empathy and professionalism.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

Staten Island University Hospital - New York
Fellowship Hospital
Staten Island University Hospital - New York
Residency Hospital
Staten Island University Hospital - New York
Internship Hospital
Lebanese University - Lebanon
Medical School

Awards

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Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge, LA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

North Oaks Medical Center

Hammond, LA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average