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Dr. James Leithead III, MD

Dr. James Leithead III, MD

Age 36 Bariatric Surgery M
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Dr. James Leithead III, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Metairie, LA. Dr. Leithead III completed a residency at Department of Surgery - Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center. He currently practices at Dr. James 'Buddy' Leithead III, MD and is affiliated with Avala Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Leithead III is board certified in General Surgery.

Locations

  1. Dr. James 'Buddy' Leithead III, MD

    1. 1
      James 'Buddy' Leithead III
      3100 Galleria Dr Ste 300, Metairie, LA 70001 Existing Patients: (504) 934-3000
    2. 2
      James 'Buddy' Leithead
      1570 Lindberg Dr Ste 8, Slidell, LA 70458 Existing Patients: (985) 234-3000
    3. 3
      James 'Buddy' Leithead
      7015 Highway 190 East Service Rd, Covington, LA 70433 Existing Patients: (985) 234-3000

Languages

French, English

Education

  • Jackson South Community Hospital, Fellowship Hospital
  • Department of Surgery - Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Residency Hospital
  • Department of Surgery - Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Internship Hospital
  • Louisiana State University School Of Medicine, New Orleans, Medical School
  • Louisiana State University, Undergraduate School — 2006

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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ALTHOUGH I HAVEN'T HAD MY WEIGHT LOSS SURGERY YET, DR. LEITHEAD IS VERY COMPASSIONATE ABOUT MY OTHER HEALTH ISSUES AS WELL, I WISH THERE WERE MORE DOCTORS WHO TRULY CARE FOR THEIR PATIENTS AS HE DOES. CONTINUE BEING YOU ??
Demetrice Woods — Sep 08, 2020
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Hospital Affiliations

  • Avala Hospital
  • Lakeview Regional Medical Center
  • Southern Surgical Hospital
  • University Medical Center New Orleans
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