Dr. James M. Schweitzer, MD

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Specializes in Oncology • Male • Age 65

608 N Acadia Rd
Thibodaux, LA 70301
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Dr. Schweitzer:

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Dr. Schweitzer's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Thibodaux Regional Medical Center
602 North Acadia Road
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Terrebonne General Medical Center
8166 Main Street
Houma, LA 70360

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Schweitzer

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
BAYOU ONCOLOGY SPECIALISTS
BAYOU ONCOLOGY SPECIALISTS
608 N Acadia Rd
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Bayou Oncology Specialists
Bayou Oncology Specialists
608 N Acadia Rd
Thibodaux, LA 70301
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    Dr. Schweitzer's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Medical Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine, 1978
    • Medical Oncology, 1981
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Hypercoagulable State
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
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    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thymomas
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Vaginal Cancer
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    Background Check for Dr. Schweitzer

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Saint Louis University / School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1975

    Residency Hospital

    Cincinnati Med Ctr

    Fellowship Hospital

    Penn State U
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Schweitzer & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Schweitzer's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 6 hospitals where Dr. Schweitzer has admitting privileges:

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    • Assumption Community Hospital

    • Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center

    • Ochsner Saint Anne General Hospital

    • Physicians Medical Center

    • Terrebonne General Medical Center

    • Thibodaux Regional Medical Center

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Schweitzer

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schweitzer to family and friends

    5 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Schweitzer's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    5 responses
    same as
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 4 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Schweitzer
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    5 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    5 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    5 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    5 responses
    below
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Schweitzer accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    BAYOU ONCOLOGY SPECIALISTS
    608 N Acadia Rd
    Thibodaux, LA 70301
    (985) 493-4346 (Office)
    (985) 449-2560 (Fax)
    B
    Bayou Oncology Specialists
    608 N Acadia Rd
    Thibodaux, LA 70301
    (985) 493-4334 (Office)
    C
    Thibodaux Cancer Center
    608 N Acadia Rd
    Thibodaux, LA 70301
    (985) 493-4346 (Office)
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