Dr. Vivian Fonseca, MD

Dr. Vivian Fonseca, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Vivian Fonseca, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Armed Forces Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences in 1974 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

4720 S I 10 Service Rd W Ste 101

Metairie, LA 70001

Contact Information

(504) 988-8050

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 93% of peers
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
high
more than 82% of peers
Diabetes Type 1
normal
more than 81% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

55  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Armed Forces Medical College, Maharashtra University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Kem Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Jj Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Royal College of Physicians
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Royal Free Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fonseca's Reviews

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Dr. Fonseca's Performance

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Patient Comments (2)

Helped me with Graves disease and I am now in remission!
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