Dr. Andrew Long Chesson MD Neurologist

Dr. Andrew Chesson is a neurologist in Shreveport, Louisiana and is affiliated with LSU Health Sciences Center. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and has been in practice for 40 years. Dr. Chesson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at LSU Health Sciences Center who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology

Hospital Affiliation

LSU Health Sciences Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1974–1975

University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals
Residency, Neurology, 1975–1978

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Class of 1974

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 34 years in Neurology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 5 years in Sleep Medicine

LA State Medical License
Active through 2014

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

A patient with intractable attacks of cataplexy.
DelRosso, L. M.,Munir, S.,Chesson, A. L.,Hoque, R.

The link between vitamin D metabolism and sleep medicine.
McCarty, D. E.,Chesson, A. L.,Jain, S. K.,Marino, A. A.

Nocturnal hypoxemia biomarker predicts sleepiness in patients with severe obstructive sleep apnea.
Uysal, A.,Liendo, C.,McCarty, D. E.,Kim, P. Y.,Paxson, C.,Chesson, A. L.,Marino, A. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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