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Specializes in Oncology • Male

611 N Acadia Rd
Thibodaux, LA 70301
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Dr. Schweitzer's Offices

Thibodaux Regional Cancer Center
Thibodaux Regional Cancer Center
611 N Acadia Rd
Thibodaux, LA 70301
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Dr. Schweitzer's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Ochsner Saint Anne General Hospital
4608 Highway 1
Raceland, LA 70394
Thibodaux Regional Medical Center
602 North Acadia Road
Thibodaux, LA 70301

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Schweitzer

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    Phone & Address

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Schweitzer accepting new patients?

    • Yes.
    A
    Thibodaux Regional Cancer Center
    611 N Acadia Rd
    Thibodaux, LA 70301
    (985) 664-0165
    Contact Information
    (985) 493-4334 (Office)
    (985) 449-2515 (Fax)
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    Accepted Insurances

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  2. Dr. Schweitzer's Experience

    Specialties

    • Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • 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)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Hypercoagulable State
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
    • Lymphosarcoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
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    • Melanoma
    • Mycosis Fungoides
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Nodular Lymphoma
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Reticulosarcoma
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Skin Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thymomas
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Vaginal Cancer
    • von Willebrand Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Schweitzer

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

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    • 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

    St Louis Univ Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1975

    Residency Hospital

    Cincinnati Med Center

    Fellowship Hospital

    Penn State University
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Schweitzer & Staff

    • English
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  3. Dr. Schweitzer's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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      Ochsner Saint Anne General Hospital

    • Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center

    • Physicians Medical Center

    • Terrebonne General Medical Center

    • Thibodaux Regional Medical Center

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Schweitzer

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schweitzer to family and friends

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 4 responses
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