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Robert C. Hernandez, MD

Dr. Robert C. Hernandez, MD

Internal Medicine
Willis-Knighton Physician Network

Office Locations

Education

  • Residency: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1982)
  • Internship: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1980)
  • Medical School: Louisiana State University School of Medicine (1979)
  • University: (NE La.) University of Louisiana (1974)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine: Internal Medicine

Insurance Accepted

Disclaimer: Not all physicians accept all insurance plans. Physicians move in and out of plans throughout the year. When you call for an appointment, confirm that the physician accepts your insurance.

AARP Medicare Supplemental Plans
Aetna
Aetna Better Health of Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Advantra Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Medicare Dual Preferred
Aetna Medicare Freedom PPO
Amerihealth Caritas Louisiana
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO Preferred Care
Blue Cross/Blue Shield Federal Employees
Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Louisiana - HMO Louisiana
Blue Cross/Blue Shield OGB
Cigna HealthCare
Coventry Health Care (Aetna)
First Health
GEHA (Government Employees Health Association)
Gilsbar
Health Plus of Louisiana
Humana
Humana Choice PPO
IMA of Louisiana
Louisiana Healthcare Connections
Louisiana Medicaid
Louisiana Medicaid CHIP
Mail Handler's Benefit Plan (Aetna)
Medicare Railroad
Medicare Traditional Part B
Mutual of Omaha Supplemental Plans
Novasys Health
PHCS (Private Healthcare Systems / Multiplan)
PPO Plus
Tricare for Life
Tricare Prime
Tricare Select / Standard
UMR (United Healthcare)
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Community Plan - Medicaid
Workers Compensation
Healthy Blue
People’s Health

Conditions Treated

Malnutrition
Pneumonia
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Venous Compression
Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
Chronic Pain
Sarcoidosis
Proteinuria
Peptic Ulcer
Hammer Toe
Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
Osteopenia
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Familial Hypercholesterolemia
Herpes Simplex Infection
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Dry Eyes
Hypercalcemia
Swine Flu
Hypotension
Hypogonadism
Nausea
Balanoposthitis
Ataxia
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Shortness of Breath
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Enteritis
Nosebleed
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Heart Disease
Bursitis
Hypoglycemia
Joint Pain
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Pharyngitis
Emphysema
Bunion
Gastroparesis
Migraine
Restless Leg Syndrome
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Bedsores
Influenza (Flu)
Hemorrhoids
Gout
Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
Cough
Limb Swelling
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Hip Pointer Injuries
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Knee Sprain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Hyperkalemia
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Essential Tremor
Vitamin D Deficiency
Secondary Hypertension
Constipation
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Chest Pain
Dysphagia
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Dizziness
Back Pain
Muscle Spasm
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Viral Hepatitis
Sleep Apnea
Overweight
Pollen Allergy
Pericardial Disease
Dehydration
Athlete's Foot
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Dyslipidemia
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Gait Abnormality
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Yeast Infections
Purpura
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Overactive Bladder
Osteoarthritis
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Difficulty With Walking
Administrative Physical
Reflux Esophagitis
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Shingles
Confusion
Cellulitis
ADHD and-or ADD
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Tinnitus
Acute Bronchitis
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Lipid Disorders
Otitis Media
Hypothyroidism
Hip Sprain
Alkalosis
Stye
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Celiac Disease
Atrophic Vaginitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Sinusitis
Fungal Nail Infection
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Strep Throat
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Chronic Prostatitis
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Intertrigo
Arthritis of the Elbow
Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
Thyroid Goiter
Asthma
Hyperlipidemia
Wheezing
Diabetes Type 2
Bronchospasm
Acute Pharyngitis
Sinus Tachycardia
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Fibromyalgia
Tremor
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Gastritis
Limb Cramp
Sinusitis
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Indigestion
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Hernia
Abnormal Thyroid
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Diabetes Type 1
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Itchy Skin
Low Back Pain
Urinary Incontinence
Chronic Sinusitis
Dermatitis
Urinary Stones
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Cold Sore
Ear Ache
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Histoplasmosis
Acidosis
Vitamin B Deficiency
Malaise and Fatigue
Hair Loss
Limb Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Viral Infection
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Esophagitis
Elbow Sprain
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Rash
Abdominal Pain
Anxiety
Polyuria
Mastodynia
Bladder Infection
Bronchitis
Folic Acid Deficiency
Obesity
Venous Insufficiency
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Contact Dermatitis
Sickle Cell Disease
Arthritis
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Neurogenic Bladder
Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
Kidney Infection, Acute
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Hives
Warts
Testicular Dysfunction
Allergic Rhinitis
Interstitial Cystitis
Polyneuropathy
Kidney Infection
Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
Hypokalemia
Sinus Bradycardia
Tension Headache
Heartburn
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Animal Allergies
Vertigo
Symptomatic Menopause
Prostatitis
Anemia
Raynaud's Disease
Fever
Headache
Chronic Neck Pain
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Atherosclerosis
Heart Palpitations
Tobacco Use Disorder
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Osteoporosis
Bronchiectasis
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Ringworm
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Insomnia
Diarrhea
Down Syndrome
Mycobacterial Lung Infection
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Coccygeal Pain
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Plantar Wart
Hypertension

Procedures Performed

Immunization Administration
Wellness Examination
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Diabetes Counseling
Pap Smear
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
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