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About Dr. Carson C Cunningham

Dr. Carson C Cunningham, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Cape Girardeau, MO. He has 21 years of experience. His specialties include Bariatric Medicine. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

St Francis Medical Center

211 Saint Francis Dr
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
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Specialties

Dr. Carson C Cunningham has the following 1 specialty

  • Bariatric Medicine

    Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
    The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
    Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
    One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.

  • Expertise

    1 Expertise

  • Biliopancreatic Diversion

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  • Education

    21 Years Experience

  • Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In New Orleans

    Graduated in 1997

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Carson C Cunningham accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Access PPO
    • Anthem MO Blue Preferred Options
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • HealthLink
    • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
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Locations & Directions

St Francis Medical Center, 211 Saint Francis Dr, Cape Girardeau, MO
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