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Dr. John Firestone Jr, MD

Pediatrics* Age 68
Dr. John Firestone Jr, MD

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Dr. John Firestone Jr, MD

Pediatrics* Age 68
Metairie, LA
Accepting new patients
44 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Dr. John Firestone Jr, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Metairie, LA.

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Dr. John Firestone Jr, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Metairie, LA and has 44 years experience. They graduated from LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans School of Medicine in 1980 and completed a residency at Charity Hospital of New Orleans.They currently practice at Practice and are affiliated with Children's Hospital. Their office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments. Dr. Firestone Jr is board certified in Allergy & Immunology and accepts multiple insurance plans.

Offers Telehealth

This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule.

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  • National (BlueCard) PPO
  • Open Access
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  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
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Locations

  1. 1 Napoleon Pediatrics
    3040 33rd St, Metairie, LA 70001
  2. 2 Childrens Hospital Medical Practice Corp.
    298 Henry Clay Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118
  3. 3 Angela Smith Duthu MD
    3020 Gause Blvd E, Slidell, LA 70461
    Monday
    08:30 - 18:00
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 18:00
    Wednesday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:30 - 17:00

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About Me

Care Philosophy
  • We are a patient-directed practice. We believe in anticipating issues before they become problems (stitch in time). And, we believe that listening and teaching are the most important things we do.

Care Philosophy
Biography
  • Dr. John Firestone Jr, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Metairie, LA and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans School of Medicine in 1980. He specializes in Pediatrics and Allergy & Immunology.
Biography
Specialties*
Pediatrics
Allergy & Immunology
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans School of Medicine
    1980
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Allergy & Immunology and Pediatrics
Board Certifications
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A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

Internship

Internship
  • Charity Hospital
    1981
Internship

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • Charity Hospital of New Orleans
    1983
Residency Hospital

Fellowship

Fellowship Hospital
  • New Orleans Charity LSU
    1985
Fellowship Hospital
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Dr. John Firestone Jr, MD is affiliated with Children's Hospital.

Yes, Dr. John Firestone Jr, MD holds board certification in Allergy & Immunology and Pediatrics.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Children's Hospital

    200 Henry Clay Ave, New Orleans, LA