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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 49

401 Doctor Michael Debakey Dr
Lake Charles, LA 70601
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  • General Surgery

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CHRISTUS Saint Patrick Hospital
524 Doctor Michael Debakey Drive
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Lake Charles Memorial Hospital
1701 Oak Parks Boulevard
Lake Charles, LA 70601

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
401 Doctor Michael Debakey Dr
Lake Charles, LA 70601
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    Dr. Rossowski's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Colectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Intestine Cancer
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    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Tulane University of Louisiana
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    Tulane University
    Complete in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    Lsu Med Center
    Complete in 1997
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Rossowski & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Rossowski's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • CHRISTUS Saint Patrick Hospital

    • Lake Charles Memorial Hospital

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    5 out of 5

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    401 Doctor Michael Debakey Dr
    Lake Charles, LA 70601
    (337) 421-0044 (Office)
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