Dr. David McCoy, MD

Dr. David McCoy, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. David McCoy, MD is a general surgery specialist in Alexandria, LA and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in general surgery and complex general surgical oncology.

201 4th St Ste 2C

Alexandria, LA 71301

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthFirst
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
very high
more than 97% of peers
Incisional Hernia
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. McCoy'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. McCoy "Surgery Rapides Regional Physician Group surgeons provide trauma surgery, critical care surgery, general surgery, and oncological surgery. Procedures performed in our offices include: skin biopsies or excision of skin lesions, minor laceration repair and minor removal of soft tissue masses. Outpatient/inpatient procedures include, but are not limited to: colonoscopies, gall bladder, appendectomies, amputations, bowel surgery, hernia repair, breast biopsies, hernia repair 318-767-0605."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

79  Conditions Treated

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76  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Ludwig Maximiliams University / Medical Faculty
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Illinois
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Illinois
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Illinois
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McCoy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McCoy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McCoy to family and friends
26 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

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Dr. McCoy'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 (10)

Fantastic surgeon! I would highly recommend him to anyone.
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As a new patient I requested an appointment with Dr. McCoy regarding sun damage. I was given an appointment for the next day. (fast) I found the staff to be professional and polite. Dr. McCoy examined the sun damage and scheduled me for an in office procedure three days later. (that's fast) I...more
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I called the Dr. McCoy's office and they scheduled an appointment the next day. Needless to say when you have a questionable mammogram you want to see about it immediately. Upon arriving at the office I was immediately seen about, paperwork done and was brought to the back. The staff was very...more
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Totally exceptional service from the reception desk, the nurse & office staff. Dr. McCoy is one of the most caring & compassionate physicians. He treats you with total respect & makes you feel relaxed.
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He saved my husbands life. He is an excellent surgeon I have the greatest regard for him. My husband and I would recommend him highly . Thanks so much
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