Dr. Arthur Primeaux, MD

Dr. Arthur Primeaux, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Arthur Primeaux, MD is a family medicine specialist in Lake Charles, LA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport in 1980 and specializes in family medicine.

501 Doctor Michael Debakey Dr

Lake Charles, LA 70601

Contact Information

(337) 433-8400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Primeaux's Experience

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Dr. Primeaux's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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18

Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

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.

Education

  • Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Wo Moss Regl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Primeaux has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Primeaux's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Primeaux to family and friends
3.3
based on 11 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Primeaux's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Primeaux used to be our family physician. My mother stayed with him. He would do medically unethical things like renew her prescriptions for Paxil even though he is not a neurologist or a therapist or a psychologist or psychiatrist. Then, when she got worse with her falling over and...more
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Takes time to actually listen to your issues. The most compassionate Dr. I have seen.
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