Dr. Christopher Foret, MD

Dr. Christopher Foret, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
49 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Christopher Foret, MD is a family medicine specialist in Franklinton, LA and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in family medicine.Read his story

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Foret's Experience

Dr. Foret's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Foret's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Foret "Dr. Christopher Foret was born and raised in Franklinton where he attended Bowling Green School. He received his undergraduate and medical degrees from Louisiana State University and completed his residency in Family Practice at Richland Memorial Hospital in Columbia, S.C. He is board certified in Family Practice and is a member of the AAFP, AMA, Washington Parish Medical Society and Louisiana Academy of Family Practice. Dr. Foret is serving as an associate physician at Family Medical Clinic of St.Tammany Parish Hospital. He is on active staff at Riverside Medical Center and serves on consultant staff at St. Tammany Parish Hospital."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

249  Conditions Treated


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37  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination


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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.


  • La State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Richland Meml Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Richalnd Meml Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Foret has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Foret's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Foret to family and friends
16 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Foret's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Foret Says:

Thank you for taking the time to visit my Healthgrades profile to share your opinion. I value your input. Hearing from patients like you helps me examine how I come across as a caregiver and physician. It helps me improve my interactions with patients and ultimately the patient experience in my office. Please contact my office manager at 985-839-9895 if you'd like to discuss your experience in more detail.


Patient Comments (7)

seems very concerned about getting you the right treatment. very nice. I have already recommended him to my family and friends and some of them are now his patients.
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He is very thorough in his examinations, very good bedside manner, he communicates well with his patients and he doesn't rush in and out of the exam room. I would highly recommend him and his staff to my family and friends.
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Dr. Foret will take the time necessary to understand your medical condition and explain to you the best treatment available.
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Very caring and interested in my problem
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Very good doctor. Explains every thing so you understand and very likeable.
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