Dr. Charles Wyatt, MD

Dr. Charles Wyatt, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Charles Wyatt, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1986 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery, minimally invasive cardiac surgery, and more.Read his story

4212 W Congress St # 3200

Lafayette, LA 70506

Contact Information

(337) 273-2863

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Wyatt'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.

Dr. Wyatt's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wyatt "In 2017, Dr. Wyatt was recognized by Professional Research Consultants (PRC) as a "Five Star" healthcare provider who scored in the top 10% nationally on patient surveys where patients were asked to rate the care they received. Awards are based on how often patients gave their physician or provider a rating of excellent on the PRC survey question. PRC is a national healthcare marketing research firm that works directly with more than 2,000 hospitals and healthcare organizations."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wyatt "Dr. Charles Wyatt is Board-certified in cardiovascular thoracic surgery, and has been repeatedly recognized for state and national excellence in heart and vascular outcomes. His goal is to provide the most cutting-edge cardiovascular care in the most compassionate manner."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Defects
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Complete Heart Block
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Blood Vessel Blockage
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
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38  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Wesleyan University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Miami/Jackson Meml Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wyatt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wyatt's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wyatt to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Wyatt'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 (3)

Oct 6,2015 Dr Wyatt replaced my Mitral Valve, I had never had a major surgery before and was pretty much in shock , Dr Wyatt's confidence put me at ease. The surgery went just as he had told me , everything went smooth , I am 100% well now, i have a check up once a year and all is well. Dr Wyatt...more
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Dr wyatt and his staff are very knowledgeable and compassionate and caring, all of the staff was wonderful and I would recommend them, the physicians assistants are just as helpful and compassionate and caring as well
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May be a good surgeon but his bedside manner is lacking. He over talks you extremely loud and does not listen. It is always a one sided conversation.
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