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Russell Shane Carr, MD

Dr. Russell Shane Carr, MD

Family Medicine
Willis-Knighton Physician Network

Office Locations

Education

  • Residency: Area Health Education Center Nortwest (1996)
  • Medical School: LSU Medical Center in New Orleans (1996)

Board Certifications

  • National Board of Physicians and Surgeons: Family 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

Viral Enteritis
Sleep Apnea
Achilles Tendinitis
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Common Cold
Polyneuropathy
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Arthritis
Migraine
Dermatitis
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Enteritis
Acute Sinusitis
Hernia
Obesity
Polyuria
Vitamin B Deficiency
Vertigo
Hypokalemia
Headache
Malaise and Fatigue
Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Limb Pain
Acute Bronchitis
Anxiety
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Dehydration
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Asthma
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Hypogonadism
Tinnitus
Bronchitis
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Hypothyroidism
Otitis Media
Pharyngitis
Heart Palpitations
Ear Ache
Influenza (Flu)
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Yeast Infections
Chronic Neck Pain
Nausea
Limb Cramp
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Bursitis
Abdominal Pain
Viral Infection
Urinary Hesitancy
Rash
Fungal Nail Infection
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Urinary Incontinence
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Osteoporosis
Contact Dermatitis
Tonsillitis
Pediatric Overweight
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Urinary Stones
Dizziness
Knee Sprain
Raynaud's Disease
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Hyperlipidemia
Pollen Allergy
Laryngitis
Diarrhea
Hammer Toe
Warts
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
ADHD and-or ADD
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Insomnia
Bedsores
Diabetes Type 2
Heart Disease
Chronic Sinusitis
Overweight
Ringworm
Strep Throat
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Muscle Spasm
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Dyslipidemia
Testicular Dysfunction
Lipid Disorders
Hives
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Sinus Bradycardia
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Allergic Rhinitis
Chronic Pain
Gout
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Cellulitis
Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Animal Allergies
Sinus Tachycardia
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Atherosclerosis
Shingles
Difficulty With Walking
Vitamin D Deficiency
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Postnasal Drip
Hypertension
Stye
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Joint Pain
Emphysema
Abnormal Thyroid
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Shortness of Breath
Gait Abnormality
Jock Itch
Wheezing
Swine Flu
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Hair Loss
Anemia
Nasopharyngitis
Osteopenia
Osteoarthritis
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Hypoglycemia
Hypercalcemia
Bunion
Bladder Infection
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Low Back Pain
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Dry Eyes
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Dysphagia
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Acute Laryngitis
Hip Sprain
Chest Pain
Acute Pharyngitis
Pediatric Obesity
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Earwax Buildup
Thyroid Goiter
Cough
Back Pain
Tension Headache
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Fibromyalgia
Constipation
Hyperkalemia
Chlamydia Infections
Ganglion Cyst
Fever
Pneumonia

Procedures Performed

Trichomoniasis Screening
Geriatric Assessment
Impairment Rating Evaluation
Bacteriuria Screening
Herpes Simplex Screening
Dementia Evaluation
Spinal and Postural Screening
Disability Evaluation
Bone Density Scan
Syphilis Screening
VAP Lipid Testing
HIV Screening
Detoxification Evaluation
Pre-Operative Evaluation
Rapid Flu Test
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Skin Screenings
Immunization Administration
Dementia or Depression Screening
Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
Cardiovascular Stress Test
STD Screening
Psychological Evaluation
Patch Testing
McMurray's Test
Vaccination
Tuberculosis Screening
Fetal Cardiac Screening
Wheelchair Evaluation
Psychiatric Evaluation
Mole Evaluation
Breast Cancer Screening
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Prostate Cancer Screening
Home Sleep Study
Dyslexia Assessment
Ovarian Cancer Screening
Lyme Disease Evaluation
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
Hepatitis Screening
Chest Pain Evaluation
ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent
Skin Testing and Screening
Vaginosis Screening
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Memory Evaluation
Blood Allergy Testing
Worker's Compensation Evaluations
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Urine Pregnancy Test
Independent Educational Evaluation
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Chlamydia Infection Screening
Hepatitis A Screening
Wellness Examination
Health Screening
Arrhythmia Screening
Cholesterol Screening
Mammography
Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
Drug Allergy Testing
Osteoporosis Screening
Diabetes Screening
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Cancer Screening
Echocardiography
Thyroid Screening
Strep Test
Dipstick Urinalysis
Melanoma Screening
Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
Diabetic Evaluation
Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
Genetic Screening for Breast Cancer
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Pregnancy Test
Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
Joint Fluid Test
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Gonorrhea Screening
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