Dr. Christopher Foret, MD

Dr. Christopher Foret, MD

16 reviews

Family Medicine | Male | 48 years old

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.Read more

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4.9
based on 16 total surveys (7 with reviews)
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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.

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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Dr. Foret says...

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.

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 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
  •  Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Family Practice

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

Education

  • Medical School
    La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans

    Graduated in 1994

  • Internship Hospital
    Richland Meml Hosp

    Completed in 1995

  • Residency Hospital
    Richalnd Meml Hosp

    Completed in 1997

  • Undergraduate School
    La State University

    Graduated in 1990

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • 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