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Lei Gao, MD

Dr. Gao is a cardiologist in the Baton Rouge area. He is affiliated with Promise Hospital of Baton Rouge and 5 more hospitals.
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Conditions treated

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Top 25%
103 doctors
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103 doctors
Top 5%
51 doctors
Dr. Gao saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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72 doctors
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73 doctors
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36 doctors
Dr. Gao saw more heart disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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115 doctors
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115 doctors
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57 doctors
Dr. Gao saw more pain patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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99 doctors
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98 doctors
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49 doctors
Dr. Gao saw vascular 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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66 doctors
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66 doctors
Top 5%
32 doctors
Dr. Gao saw high cholesterol 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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47 doctors
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47 doctors
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23 doctors
Dr. Gao saw more shortness of breath patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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40 doctors
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40 doctors
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20 doctors
Dr. Gao saw more heart valve condition patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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55 doctors
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55 doctors
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27 doctors
Dr. Gao saw more coronary artery disease (CAD) patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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33 doctors
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33 doctors
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16 doctors
Dr. Gao saw more irregular heartbeat patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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85 doctors
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86 doctors
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42 doctors
Dr. Gao saw obesity 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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10 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Gao saw more enlarged heart patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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102 doctors
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103 doctors
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51 doctors
Dr. Gao saw diabetes 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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91 doctors
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90 doctors
Top 5%
45 doctors
Dr. Gao saw type 2 diabetes 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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50 doctors
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50 doctors
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25 doctors
Dr. Gao saw more atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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57 doctors
Top 15%
57 doctors
Top 5%
28 doctors
Dr. Gao saw heart failure 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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53 doctors
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52 doctors
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26 doctors
Dr. Gao saw congestive heart failure (CHF) 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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85 doctors
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84 doctors
Top 5%
42 doctors
Dr. Gao saw lung condition 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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56 doctors
Top 15%
56 doctors
Top 5%
28 doctors
Dr. Gao saw cerebrovascular 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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74 doctors
Top 15%
74 doctors
Top 5%
37 doctors
Dr. Gao saw anxiety 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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47 doctors
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47 doctors
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23 doctors
Dr. Gao saw more fainting patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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51 doctors
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51 doctors
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25 doctors
Dr. Gao saw sleep apnea 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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44 doctors
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44 doctors
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21 doctors
Dr. Gao saw sleep disorders 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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54 doctors
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54 doctors
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27 doctors
Dr. Gao saw stroke 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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42 doctors
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41 doctors
Top 5%
20 doctors
Dr. Gao saw obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) 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
Top 15%
10 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Gao saw heart block 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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87 doctors
Top 15%
86 doctors
Top 5%
43 doctors
Dr. Gao saw anemia 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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6 doctors
Top 15%
5 doctors
Top 5%
2 doctors
Dr. Gao saw more rheumatic heart disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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60 doctors
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60 doctors
Top 5%
29 doctors
Dr. Gao saw chronic kidney 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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101 doctors
Top 15%
102 doctors
Top 5%
50 doctors
Dr. Gao saw digestive tract conditions 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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44 doctors
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44 doctors
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22 doctors
Dr. Gao saw peripheral artery disease (PAD) 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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Cost estimates

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

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

Electrocardiogram (EKG) $76 – 279

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. Gao sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Ochsner Health Center - Baton Rouge Urgent Care Center
9001 Summa Ave
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
974 miles away

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Credentials
  • SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital & Medical Center/Winthrop University Hospital Program
    RESIDENCY
  • Zhenjiang Medical College
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1994

Hospital affiliations

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

  • Promise Hospital of Baton Rouge
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • Ochsner Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • Ochsner Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2016)
  • Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • St Joseph Medical Center
    D
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • Highline Medical Center
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Avera
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • Fallon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • GlobalHealth
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Hawaii Medical Service Association
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Independent Health
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Network Health Plan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • Optima Health
  • Oregons Health COOP
  • PacificSource
  • Paramount
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • SelectHealth
  • SummaCare
  • TRICARE
  • The Health Plan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Unity Health Insurance
  • ValueOptions
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield