Dr. David Oubre, MD

Dr. David Oubre, MD

Medical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. David Oubre, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Covington, LA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1994 and specializes in medical oncology, hematology, and more.Read his story

120 Lakeview Cir

Covington, LA 70433

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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Blood Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Colorectal Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Oubre's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Oubre "Dr. David Oubre founded Pontchartrain Cancer Center in 2005. He received his medical degree from LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA. He completed his residency at Earl K. Long Medical Center in Baton Rouge, followed by a fellowship in Oncology and Hematology at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, NC. Dr. Oubre is board certified in both Medical Oncology and Hematology. Dr. Oubre is currently the Chief of Staff at North Oaks Medical Center. He is also a board member of the St. Tammany Cancer Fund, a charitable organization which provides scholarships to college students affected by cancer. He is the Louisiana representative for the State Affiliate Council for the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Dr. Oubre is the immediate past president of the President of the Louisiana Oncology Society. He has also been selected as one of the Top Doctors by New Orleans Magazine and Louisiana Life Magazine every year since 2005. He was the 2011 recipient of the 2011 Spirit Award from the American Cancer Society. Dr. Oubre provides medical and legislative education on behalf of Janssen Biotech, Inc. to physicians and medical societies throughout the United States."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Oubre "Pontchartrain Cancer Center is a private medical practice specializing in the treatment and prevention of cancer and blood disorders. Medical Oncology is the field of medicine which specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. Cancer is treated in numerous ways: chemotherapy; immunotherapy; surgery; radiation therapy; along with new therapies that are continuously evolving. Dr. David Oubre and the cancer team at Pontchartrain Cancer Center are experts in prescribing and the supervision of chemotherapy and immunotherapy administration. Chemotherapy or biological therapy is defined as any medication which is given either by mouth, injection or intravenously to kill or stop the formation of cancer cells."
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3  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Oncology

3  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

112  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Biological Therapy
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Genetic Counseling Services
  • Genetic Testing
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment
  • Thoracentesis

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

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  • Louisiana State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Earl K. Long Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Earl K. Long Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Recipient Of The 2011 American Cancer Society Spirit Award
    Other Education | Completed 2011
  • Selected One Of The Top Doctors In The New Orleans Area 2006-2013
    Other Education | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Oubre has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Oubre's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Oubre to family and friends
20 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Oubre's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Our experiences with Dr. Oubre and his staff have been nothing short of spectacular. He is very thorough and knowledgeable. Highly recommended to anyone needing a hematologist or oncologist!
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Dr. Oubre and his staff are amazing. They truly care about their patients. I feel like they are my extended family. I never feel rushed through my visits. They listen and take as long as necessary to be sure my questions are answered and that I understand all aspects of my care.
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I wish I would have had the pleasure of meeting Dr. Oubre, as he (HIMSELF) did come recommended. But, unfortunately, WE are only as good as our TEAM. Therefore, I would NOT recommend him to anyone with such involved disorders with blood/cancer. Rather than listing specific frustrations with his...more
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Thank you for your feedback and my sincere apologies for the frustrations you experienced with our Hammond Clinic staff. We value your insight and will use the information to improve as we strive each day to provide care and compassion with excellence. Please reach out to my office at 985.875.1202. I welcome your call. Kindly, Kathy Oubre

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My 21yo son was seen by Dr. Oubre for Lymphoma. Dr. Oubre's compassion and expertise were EXACTLY what he needed as a patient and I needed as his mother. We HIGHLY recommend him!
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David is an incredible physician. He truly cares for his patients and always shows kindness and compassion.
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