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Leon Cannizzaro III, MD

Dr. Cannizzaro is a cardiologist in the Baton Rouge area. He is affiliated with Baton Rouge General Medical Center-Bluebonnet and 5 more hospitals.
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103 doctors
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104 doctors
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51 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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73 doctors
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73 doctors
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36 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more heart disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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98 doctors
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99 doctors
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49 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more vascular disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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114 doctors
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113 doctors
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56 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more pain patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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66 doctors
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66 doctors
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33 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more high cholesterol 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. Cannizzaro 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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47 doctors
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48 doctors
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23 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro 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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50 doctors
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51 doctors
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25 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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2 doctors
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2 doctors
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Dr. Cannizzaro saw Long QT syndrome 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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55 doctors
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55 doctors
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27 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more heart failure patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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55 doctors
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56 doctors
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27 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more coronary artery disease (CAD) 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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54 doctors
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27 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more cerebrovascular disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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54 doctors
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53 doctors
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26 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more congestive heart failure (CHF) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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55 doctors
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54 doctors
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27 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more stroke patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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

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56 doctors
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55 doctors
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27 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more high blood pressure (hypertension) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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56 doctors
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56 doctors
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28 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more swelling 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. Cannizzaro saw encephalopathy 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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46 doctors
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23 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more fainting patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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83 doctors
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83 doctors
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41 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro 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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84 doctors
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85 doctors
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42 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro 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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74 doctors
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73 doctors
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36 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more anxiety patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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101 doctors
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101 doctors
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50 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro 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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103 doctors
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103 doctors
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51 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro 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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61 doctors
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60 doctors
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30 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more abnormal breathing patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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91 doctors
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91 doctors
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45 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro 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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61 doctors
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60 doctors
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30 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro 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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42 doctors
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42 doctors
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20 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw more obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Baton Rouge area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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58 doctors
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58 doctors
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28 doctors
Dr. Cannizzaro saw hypothyroidism 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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Locations

Dr. Cannizzaro sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Baton Rouge Urological Care
7777 Hennessy Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
273 miles away
Office
59315 River West Dr
Plaquemine, LA 70764
263 miles away
Office
6516 E Myrtle Ave
Baker, LA 70714
274 miles away

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Credentials
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2009

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Cardiovascular Disease
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Interventional Cardiology

Hospital affiliations

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

  • Baton Rouge General Medical Center-Bluebonnet
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Ochsner Medical Center-Baton Rouge
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • St Elizabeth Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Lane Regional Medical Center
    D
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Baton Rouge General Medical Center Mid-City
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Banner Health
  • 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
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Optima Health
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan
  • TRICARE
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield