Dr. Thomas Caton, MD

Dr. Thomas Caton, MD

Geriatric Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 35
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Thomas Caton, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from American University Of The Caribbean / School Of Medicine in 2011 and specializes in geriatric medicine and family medicine.Read his story

8585 Picardy Ave

Baton Rouge, LA 70809

Contact Information

(225) 490-3415

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Louisiana Healthcare Connections
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Verity Healthnet

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Top Care Areas

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Gait Abnormality
high
more than 86% of peers
Low Back Pain
normal
more than 77% of peers
Joint Pain
normal
more than 77% of peers

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Dr. Caton's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Caton "Thomas Caton, MD, earned his Doctor of Medicine from American University of the Caribbean in St. Maarten. Dr. Caton completed his residency at Baton Rouge General Medical Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He completed a Geriatric Fellowship at Corpus Christi Family Medicine in Corpus Christi, Texas. Dr. Caton is Board Certified in Geriatric Medicine and Family Medicine."
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Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Family Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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14

Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • American University Of The Caribbean / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2011
  • Tulane University At Baton Rouge General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Texas A&M University At Christus Spohn Memoral Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Caton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caton to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Caton'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

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