Dr. Charles Ducombs, MD

Dr. Charles Ducombs, MD

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Age 47
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Dr. Charles Ducombs, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Hammond, LA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in internal medicine.

15813 Paul Vega MD Dr Ste 300

Hammond, LA 70403

Contact Information

(985) 230-7675

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Gilsbar 360
  • 11 More

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Dr. Ducombs' Experience

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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
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ducombs ""I take the time to listen to my patients' needs and work with them to develop a health plan that fits their situations.""

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

256  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • 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-Baton Rouge
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Med University Sc College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ducombs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ducombs' Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ducombs to family and friends
23 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Ducombs' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

My husband and I love Dr. Ducombs. He is a good listener, and discusses options thoroughly.
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Exceptional physician.
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The best doctor in the world
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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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