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Richard Bridges, MD

Dr. Bridges is a family practitioner in the Metairie area.
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Dr. Bridges saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw more pain patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw more vascular disease patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw more upper respiratory infection (URI) patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw more strep throat patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Bridges saw more high cholesterol patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw more hay fever (allergic rhinitis) patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw more allergies patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw impetigo patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Bridges saw more vitamin deficiency patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw more acid reflux patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw tonsillitis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Bridges saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw more diabetes patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw Graves' disease patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw hyperthyroidism patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw metabolic syndrome patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Bridges saw attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Bridges saw fever patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw sinusitis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Bridges saw more anxiety patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw flu patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Bridges saw lung condition patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw sinus condition patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Bridges saw more gastroenteritis patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw dehydration patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw more inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw back problems patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Bridges saw pressure ulcer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Locations

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

Office
4228 Houma Blvd
Metairie, LA 70006
1,221 miles away
409 NW Central Ave
Amite, LA 70422
1,202 miles away

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Credentials
  • American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2010

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Adolescent Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Geriatric Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Sports Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Sleep Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Addiction Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Bariatric Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Hospice And Palliative Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Adult Medicine

Hospital affiliations

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

  • East Jefferson General Hospital
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    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Hood Memorial Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • 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
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Network Health Plan
  • Optima Health
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • SelectHealth
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Viva Health
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield