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Dr. Donald Schwab Jr, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 49

Dr. Schwab Jr

Bayou Surgical Specialists LLC

5619 Highway 311 Ste A Houma, LA 70360

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Dr. Donald Schwab Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Houma, LA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans in 1996 and specializes in general surgery, breast surgical oncology, and more.


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Dr. Schwab Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schwab Jr treats Abdominal Disorders more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Schwab Jr treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schwab Jr performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Schwab Jr performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schwab Jr treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Schwab Jr treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Schwab Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adjustable Gastric Banding
  • Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anemia
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Abscess
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • CT-Guided Biopsy
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia Repair, Open
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
  • Distal Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Duodenal Cancer
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Epidermoid Carcinoma
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagogastroscopy
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Follicular Adenocarcinoma
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Banding
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Cancer, Borrmann 4
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Biopsy
  • Intestinal Cancer
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Abscess
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lobular Carcinoma in Situ (LCIS)
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Mammotome® Breast Biopsy
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Mastectomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nerve Biopsy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Obesity
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Abscess
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Pediatric Hernia
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Pericolic Abscess
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Port Removal
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retroperitoneal Abscess
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Sebaceous Gland Carcinoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stereotactic Biopsy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer, Familial
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgical Biopsy
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
  • Therapeutic Colonoscopy
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Traumatic Hernia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Mammotome® Biopsy
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • X-Ray Guided Biopsy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Donald Schwab Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Houma, LA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans in 1996 and specializes in general surgery, breast surgical oncology, and more.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

2002
Greenville Hospital
Residency Hospital
1997
Lsu Charity
Internship Hospital
1996
La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
Medical School
1992
Nicholls State University
Undergraduate School
2002
1997
1996
1992

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My husband had to see Dr. Schwab for a problem he has having. He was very attentive and very helpful. He took care of him the very next day with surgery. After surgery if we needed anything he was there, and so were all the office people. My mom also had to have a mastectomy the week before my husbands surgery with Dr Eric he is very knowledgeable and spent lots of time talking with us as a family. I am very pleased with the care my family has received at this office. All the doctors are great
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Bayou Surgical Specialists LLC

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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 2:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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    • Fri: 9:00am - 2:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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