Dr. Chad Prather, MD

Dr. Chad Prather, MD

Dermatologic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Chad Prather, MD is a dermatologic surgery specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 2003 and specializes in dermatologic surgery, dermatology, and more.

7414 Picardy Ave Ste C

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Prather performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Wound Repair
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Grafts
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Prather's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

8  Specialties

  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Medicine
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Dermatology
  • Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

25  Conditions Treated

12  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

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 New Orleans
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Med Center Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Louisiana State University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Dermatology Associates
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Prather has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Prather's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Prather to family and friends
13 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Prather's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I highly recommend Dr. Prather to anyone who needs Mohs Surgery. He has taken two basal cell cancers off my forehead and each time was as seamless as possible. No scars. Loved everyone who worked with me during the time there. Hope I don't have to go back again--but wouldn't choose anyone...more
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Excellent visit. Professional relaxed expience. Very nice new facility. Very satisfied.
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Dr. Prather in my opinion is the BEST MOHS surgeon in the area!!!! Top notch!
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I've seen Dr. Prather three times in the last year and each time he was very professional and caring. Took his time explaining removal of some moles around my nose and I am still very pleased one year later with the outcome - I can barely see the scar. His staff is also very kind. I would highly...more
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Dr. Prather and his staff were wonderful.
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