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Dr. Robert W. Taylor, Jr., MD

Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Disease

Accepting new patients

Offers Telehealth

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On Willis-Knighton Campus

Office Locations

Education

  • Fellowship: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1982)
  • Residency: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1978)
  • Internship: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1978)
  • Medical School: Louisiana State University School of Medicine (1975)
  • University: (NE La.) University of Louisiana (1971)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine: Pulmonary Disease

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
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Humana Gold Plus SNP Dual Eligible
IMA of Louisiana
Louisiana Healthcare Connections
Louisiana Medicaid
Louisiana Medicaid CHIP
Medicare Railroad
Medicare Traditional Part B
Mutual of Omaha Supplemental Plans
Novasys Health
PHCS (Private Healthcare Systems / Multiplan)
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

Conditions Treated

Pleural Effusion
Alkalosis
Wheezing
Pulmonary Edema
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Abdominal Pain
Pelvic Abscess
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Swine Flu
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Sarcoidosis
Pulmonary Hypertension
Rib Fracture
Respiratory Failure
Ileus
Gastric Ulcer
Peptic Ulcer
Sleep Apnea
Lung Nodule
Asthma
Hemorrhoids
Interstitial Lung Disease
Bronchitis
Emphysema
Acidosis
Hiatal Hernia
Osteosarcoma
Breast Cancer
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Lung Cancer
Influenza (Flu)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Pulmonary Embolism
Esophageal Varices
Shortness of Breath
Traumatic Brain Injury
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Intestinal Obstruction
Secondary Malignancies
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Barrett's Esophagus
Pneumonia
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Intestinal Abscess
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Partial Lung Collapse
Gallstones
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Cough

Procedures Performed

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
Thoracentesis
Bronchoscopy
Respiratory Management
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