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Dr. Mario Kakazu MD is a male Dermatologist, has 41 years of experience and practices in Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, General Practice, Family Medicine, and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.
Dr. Mario Kakazu has 4 office locations.
Gulf South Medical and Surgical Institute Inc
600 N Highway 190
Ste 201
Covington, LA 70433

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License & Identifications

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Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Electrodiagnostics
  • Flu (Human Influenza)

Education & Awards

Dr. Kakazu graduated from Universidad Nacional De Rosario, Rosario De Santa Fe. He has 2 awards.

Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2012 - 2015)
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2015)


Dr. Kakazu has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Lallie Kemp Medical Center 
  • Veterans Affairs Med Ctr, New Orleans, La 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Kakazu accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan - 2 plans
  • Aetna - 2 plans
  • Louisiana Medicaid - 1 plan


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Mario Kakazu practice?
Dr. Mario Kakazu practices Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, General Practice, Family Medicine, and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation near Covington, LA.
Additional practice locations include: New Orleans, LA and Kenner, LA.
See Covington Dermatologists, Covington Internists, Covington Emergency Physicians, Covington General Practitioners, Covington Family Physicians, and Covington Physiatrists.