Dr. Louis R. Barfield, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 43

7777 Hennessy Blvd Ste 206
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
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Dr. Barfield's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
5000 Hennessy Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70808

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Baton Rouge Colon Rectal Assocs
Baton Rouge Colon Rectal Assocs
7777 Hennessy Blvd Ste 206
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
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    Dr. Barfield's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Colon & Rectal Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    • General Surgery
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    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Anal Repairs
    • Anoscopy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Colectomy
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Colorectal Cancer Screening
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
    • Hemorrhoid Removal
    • Hemorrhoid Treatment
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Ileal Pouch-Anal Anastomosis
    • Infrared Coagulation (IRC) Hemorrhoid Removal
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
    • Lysis of Adhesions
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Rectal Surgery
    • 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 & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
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    • Sphincterotomy
    • Ultrasound, Transrectal
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    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Colon Disorders
    • Colon Polyp
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diarrhea
    • Diverticulitis
    • Familial Polyposis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Incontinence
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Diseases
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Pilonidal Cyst
    • Rectal Cancer
    • Rectal Diseases
    • Rectal Prolapse
    • Rectocele
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Ulcerative Colitis
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Aesculapian Society Intern of the Year, 1998
    • Board of Supervisor Scholarship, Louisana State University School of Medicine, 1993-1995
    • Fellow of American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, 2007
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Graduated in 1997

    Internship Hospital

    Lsu Hsc
    Complete in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    Alton Oschsner Medical Foundation, General Surgery
    Complete in 1999
    Louisiana State University, General Surgery
    Complete in 1999
    Ochsner Clinic Foundation
    Complete in 2003

    Fellowship Hospital

    Schumpert Medial Center, Lsus Medical School, Colon and Rectal Surgery
    Complete in 2004

    Undergraduate Schools

    Louisiana State University
    Graduated in 1993

    Other Education

    Colon & Rectal Specialists, Ltd., Laparoscopic Colon & Rectal Surgery Advanced Post Fellowship Training (Oct.-Dec. 2004)
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Barfield & 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. Barfield's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Barfield

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barfield to family and friends

    7 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 7 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Barfield
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    7 responses
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    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    7 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    7 responses
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    Baton Rouge Colon Rectal Assocs
    7777 Hennessy Blvd Ste 206
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225) 767-8997 (Office)
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