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About Dr. Lawrence J Drexler

Dr. Lawrence J Drexler, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Shreveport, LA. He has 42 years of experience. His specialties include Geriatric Medicine and Internal Medicine. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

1 Rating

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lawrence J Drexler is Good. Dr. Lawrence J Drexler has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Lawrence J Drexler is 3.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Shreveport Geriatrics

850 Margaret Pl
Shreveport, LA 71101
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Specialties

Dr. Lawrence J Drexler has the following 2 specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

    A geriatric specialist is a physician who treats the elderly population and the conditions that most commonly affect them. These doctors have special training in the effects of aging on the body and mind of a patient.
    Geriatric specialists treat common ailments faced by senior citizens, such as frailty, incontinence, memory problems, arthritis, senility, decreased functioning and more.
    In addition, geriatric specialists keep abreast of the different medications that an elderly person is prescribed to treat their more complex health issues in order to decrease adverse side effects and avoid dangerous drug interactions.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Lawrence J Drexler has the following 9 expertise

  • Osteopenia
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • EOL Care
  • Senility
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Osteoporosis
  • Cognitive Issues/Testing
  • Confusion
  • Dementia

Board Certifications

Dr. Lawrence J Drexler is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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  • Education

    42 Years Experience

  • University Of Wisconsin School Of Medicine And Public Health

    Graduated in 1976

  • Medical College Of Wisconsin

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Lawrence J Drexler accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Shreveport Geriatrics, 850 Margaret Pl, Shreveport, LA
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