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Dr. Michael Hickham, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat*
4.4 (63)
Map Pin Small Metairie, LA
Accepting new patients
31 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Michael Hickham, MD

Dr. Michael Hickham, MD is a Head & Neck Surgery Otolaryngologist in Metairie, LA. They specialize in Ear, Nose, and Throat, has 31 years of experience, and is board certified in Allergy & Immunology. They graduated from LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans School of Medicine and is affiliated with Tulane Medical Center and East Jefferson General Hospital. Dr. Hickham, completed a residency at Tulane University Hospital and Clinics. Patients rated Dr. Hickham an average 4.4 star rating.

Dr. Hickham works at Practice in Metairie, LA with other offices in La Place, LA. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Hickham's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Ent Specialists of Metairie
    3019 N Arnoult Rd, Metairie, LA 70002 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (504) 889-5335
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
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    Hickham Ent
    501 Rue De Sante, La Place, LA 70068 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (985) 359-4600

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  • Tulane Medical Center
  • East Jefferson General Hospital

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    4.4
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    Specialties*
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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    • 31 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1518967793
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • American College Of Surgeons
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Residency
    Internship
    • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Allergy & Immunology, Otolaryngology and Sleep Medicine
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