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Dr. Christopher Fontenot, MD

Urology ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Fontenot

Southern Urology Center

200 Beaullieu Dr Ste 7 Lafayette, LA 70508

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(337) 232-4555


Dr. Christopher Fontenot, MD is an urology specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1993 and specializes in urology.


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Dr. Fontenot accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
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Humana
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MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
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Dr. Fontenot's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Urinary Incontinence
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Dr. Fontenot treats Urinary Incontinence more than 100% of his peers

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Bladder Diseases
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Dr. Fontenot treats Bladder Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Fontenot treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
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Dr. Fontenot treats Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Fontenot treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Fontenot's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Repair Surgery
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Circumcision
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Incontinence
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Male Infertility
  • Male Sexual Conditions
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Penile Implants
  • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Polyuria
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cyst
  • Prostate Diseases
  • Prostate Procedures
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Prostatitis
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Ureterocele, Congenital
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Urology Procedure
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Vasectomy Reversal
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections

Dr. Fontenot's Reviews

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I have been seeing Dr Fontenot all my adult life! He is an exceptional doctor. He is the only Dr that was knowledgeable about my disease. He helps me and listens to me. Great bedside manner. His staff is great!!
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I have had Dr. Fontenot as a urologist for several years. He is easy to talk to and cares greatly for his patients.
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Very professional & intelligent & excellent knowledge in his specialty. I felt that my questions & opinions were addressed in a very respectful way. His staff is extremely professional, friendly, & helpful.
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Efficient, knowledgeable and direct to the point. Courteous and caring staff.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Emphasis is placed upon compassionate, innovative and state-of-the-art clinical care, coupled with a stress-free environment.

Specialties

  • Urology

Board Certifications

  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Urology

Education

2011
Member Of The American Society Of Reproductive Medicine
2006
American College Of Surgeons
Fellowship Hospital
1999
Lsu/Oshner Program
Residency Hospital
1995
Lsu/Charity Hosp
Internship Hospital
1993
Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans
Medical School
1990
Lsu
Undergraduate School
2011
2006
1999
1995
1993
1990

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