Dr. Christopher Foret, MD

Dr. Christopher Foret, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
49 y/o

Accepting new patients

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.

Accepted insurance

  • 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


  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Menopause
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia


  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Physical Examination
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Well Baby Care
  • 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.


  • 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
based on 16 total reviews (7 with comments)
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.

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
Patient Comments (7)
Germantown, MD |
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.
in Tylertown, Ms. |
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.
in Franklinton, LA |
Dr. Foret will take the time necessary to understand your medical condition and explain to you the best treatment available.
in Franklinton, La. |
Very caring and interested in my problem
in Bogalusa, LA |
Very good doctor. Explains every thing so you understand and very likeable.
in Bogalusa, LA |
Dr. Foret doesn't rush from patient to patient. He takes the time needed to help you. A thorough physician.
in Covington, LA |
Thoughtful, knowledgeable, concerned and the best Doctor I have had in 50+ years. He cares says it all. Thank you Dr. Foret!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Foret accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Gold Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Foret has admitting privileges

St. Tammany Parish Hospital
1202 S Tyler St
Covington, LA 70433
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