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James Ford, MD

Dr. Ford is a critical care doctor in the Baton Rouge area. He is affiliated with Promise Hospital of Baton Rouge and 3 more hospitals.
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Conditions treated

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85 doctors
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84 doctors
Top 5%
42 doctors
Dr. Ford saw more lung condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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42 doctors
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42 doctors
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21 doctors
Dr. Ford saw more kidney failure patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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26 doctors
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26 doctors
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13 doctors
Dr. Ford saw more encephalopathy patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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39 doctors
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38 doctors
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19 doctors
Dr. Ford saw more acute renal failure patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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36 doctors
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36 doctors
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18 doctors
Dr. Ford saw more sepsis patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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18 doctors
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18 doctors
Top 5%
8 doctors
Dr. Ford saw chronic lung disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Baton Rouge area. Learn more.
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10 doctors
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11 doctors
Top 5%
5 doctors
Dr. Ford saw more diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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7 doctors
Top 15%
7 doctors
Top 5%
3 doctors
Dr. Ford saw acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Baton Rouge area. Learn more.
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14 doctors
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13 doctors
Top 5%
6 doctors
Dr. Ford saw aspiration patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Baton Rouge area. Learn more.
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41 doctors
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41 doctors
Top 5%
20 doctors
Dr. Ford saw chronic bronchitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Baton Rouge area. Learn more.
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12 doctors
Top 15%
12 doctors
Top 5%
5 doctors
Dr. Ford saw collapsed lung patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Baton Rouge area. Learn more.
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25 doctors
Top 15%
25 doctors
Top 5%
12 doctors
Dr. Ford saw pulmonary embolism (PE) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Baton Rouge area. Learn more.
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20 doctors
Top 15%
20 doctors
Top 5%
9 doctors
Dr. Ford saw lung cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Baton Rouge area. Learn more.

Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Ford accepts.

Note: These are just estimates. We advise verifying the exact costs with your provider.

Bronchoscopy $1,702 – 4,298

Amino’s cost estimates are estimates of the total amount that you and your health insurance company might pay for a procedure—this is what we call the “network rate”. Our cost estimates can help you prepare for the financial impact of medical care and help you make more confident decisions about where to get treated.

Locations

Dr. Ford sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
5000 Hennessy Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
975 miles away

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Credentials
  • LSU HEALTH SCIENCES
    RESIDENCY
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2006
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2008

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Ford is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Promise Hospital of Baton Rouge
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • Baton Rouge General Medical Center Mid-City
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • Baton Rouge General Medical Center-Bluebonnet
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • GlobalHealth
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Independent Health
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Optima Health
  • PacificSource
  • Pomco
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Priority Health
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan
  • SelectHealth
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Viva Health
  • WPS Health Insurance