Dr. Charles R. Byrd Sr., MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 72

2751 Albert L Bicknell Dr Ste 3D
Shreveport, LA 71103
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Dr. Byrd Sr.'s Experience

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Dr. Byrd Sr.'s Specialties

  • General Surgery

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Willis Knighton Bossier Health Center
2400 Hospital Dr
Bossier City, LA 71111
Willis-Knighton Medical Center
2600 Greenwood Rd
Shreveport, LA 71103

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  • Yes
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WK Neurology Clinic
2751 Albert L Bicknell Dr Ste 3D
Shreveport, LA 71103
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8001 Youree Dr Ste 780
Shreveport, LA 71115
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    Dr. Byrd Sr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Esophagomyotomy
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastrectomy
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Gastrotomy
    • Heart Surgery
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
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    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Stomach Surgery
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Wound Repair
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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1968

    Internship Hospital

    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

    Residency Hospital

    Lsuhsc Shreveport School Of Medicine
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Byrd Sr. & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Byrd Sr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Willis Knighton Bossier Health Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Byrd Sr.

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.9
    • 7 responses

    4.9 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Byrd Sr. to family and friends

    4.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Dr. Byrd Sr.'s Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.7 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.6 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    7 responses

    Experience with Dr. Byrd Sr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.9 out of 5

    7 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Byrd Sr. accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Assurant Health
    • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • HealthFirst
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medico
    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
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    • National Elevator
    • Providence Health Plans
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    WK Neurology Clinic
    2751 Albert L Bicknell Dr Ste 3D
    Shreveport, LA 71103
    (318) 212-6710 (Office)
    (318) 212-7605 (Fax)
    B
    WK Neurology Clinic
    8001 Youree Dr Ste 780
    Shreveport, LA 71115
    (318) 212-6710 (Office)
    (318) 212-6705 (Fax)
    C
    WK Neurology Clinic
    2508 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop Ste 200
    Shreveport, LA 71118
    (318) 212-6710 (Office)
    (318) 212-6705 (Fax)
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