Dr. Rufus Lester Hixon MD Pediatric Cardiologist

Dr. Rufus Hixon is a pediatric cardiologist in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baton Rouge General Medical Center and Ochsner St. Anne General Hospital. He received his medical degree from Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. He is one of 4 doctors at Baton Rouge General Medical Center and one of 4 at Ochsner St. Anne General Hospital who specialize in Pediatric Cardiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Cardiologist: General Pediatric Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

Medical College of Georgia
Residency, Pediatrics, 1991–1994

Medical College of Georgia
Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiology, 1994–1997

Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Cardiology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

LA State Medical License
Active through 2015

GA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAP), American Academy of Pediatrics


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