Dr. Charles Ducombs, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(22)
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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.

15813 Paul Vega MD Dr Ste 300

Hammond, LA 70403

Contact Information

(985) 230-7675

Dr. Charles Ducombs, MD

Dr. Charles Ducombs, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Gilsbar 360
  • Humana
  • Louisiana Healthcare Connections
  • Medicaid
  • Peoples Health
  • PHCS
  • PPO Plus
  • 5 More

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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."
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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
1

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
20

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
7

Procedures

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

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ducombs to family and friends
4.1
based on 22 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Ducombs' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ducombs accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Gilsbar 360
  • Humana
  • Louisiana Healthcare Connections
  • Medicaid
  • Peoples Health
  • PHCS
  • PPO Plus
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Verity Healthnet

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Ducombs has admitting privileges

North Oaks Medical Center
15790 Paul Vega MD Dr
Hammond, LA 70403
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