Dr. Charles Ducombs, MD


Internal Medicine | Male

Dr. Charles Ducombs, MD
Dr. Charles Ducombs, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Hammond, LA. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 19 years. Dr. Ducombs is affiliated with North Oaks Medical Center.

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"I take the time to listen to my patients' needs and work with them to develop a health plan that fits their situations."

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    10 to 15 minutes
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Hammond, LA |
The best doctor in the world
in Covington, LA |
Dr. Ducombs is professional and compassionate. He takes his time and explains things to us so thoroughly that not only can we understand our conditions, but all our current questions are answered. He has a soothing manner and speaks to us with great eloquence. He is an awesome physician.
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Dr. Ducombs' Care Philosophy

"I take the time to listen to my patients' needs and work with them to develop a health plan that fits their situations."

Dr. Ducombs' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Internal Medicine
  •  Board certified in Internal Medicine
  •  Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Board Certifications

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  • Internal Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Injuries
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Syncope
  • Vascular Disease


  • Medical School
    Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School of Medicine

    Graduated in 1998

  • Residency Hospital
    Med University Sc College Of Med

    Completed in 2001

  • Undergraduate School
    Louisiana State University-Baton Rouge

    Graduated in 1993

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Internal Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Physical Examination
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination