Dr. Donald Schwab, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 51

Dr. Schwab
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Bayou Surgical Specialists LLC

5619 Highway 311 Ste A Houma, LA 70360

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Dr. Donald Schwab, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Houma, LA and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans medical school in 1996. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Lady Of The Sea General Hospital and Physicians Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Schwab to book an appointment.

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  • Explained conditions well (5)
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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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    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    jean chiasson in houma la – Aug 16, 2017
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    Dr. Donald Schwab, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Houma, LA and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from La State...Read more


    • General Surgery
    • Bariatric Surgery
    • Breast Surgery
    • Breast Surgical Oncology
    • Colorectal Surgery
    • Endocrine Surgery
    • Gastroenterological Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Surgery

    Board Certifications


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


    • English
    • French


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    What are Dr. Donald Schwab, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Schwab frequently treats Hemorrhoids, Cholecystitis and Gallstones, and Port Placements or Replacements. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Schwab treats.

    Where is Dr. Donald Schwab, MD's office located?

    Dr. Schwab's office is located at 5619 Highway 311 Ste A, Houma, LA 70360. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    What languages does Dr. Donald Schwab, MD speak?

    Dr. Schwab speaks French and English. View profile to see all.

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    Dr. Schwab has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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    Dr. Schwab's Top Procedures and Conditions

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    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Schwab treats Hemorrhoids more than 81% of his peers

    Dr. Schwab treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

    Cholecystitis and Gallstones

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Schwab treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 80% of his peers

    Dr. Schwab treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Acute Cholecystitis
    • Cholecystitis
    • Gallstones
    Port Placements or Replacements

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Schwab performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 76% of his peers

    Dr. Schwab performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Port Removal

    Dr. Schwab's conditions and procedures:

    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abdominoplasty
    • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Acid Reflux Surgery
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Anoscopy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendicitis
    • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
    • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Reduction
    • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colectomy
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Constipation
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Cyst Incision and Drainage
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
    • Duodenal Polypectomy
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Excision of Stomach Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallstones
    • Gastrectomy
    • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastrotomy
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia Repair
    • Hiatal Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Ileus
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Ischemic Colitis
    • Laparotomy
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lumpectomy
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Obesity
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Partial Lung Collapse
    • Pelvic Abscess
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Puncture Aspiration
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Rectovaginal Fistula
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
    • Rib Fracture
    • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Skin Grafts
    • Sleeve Gastrectomy
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
    • Sphincterotomy
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroid Nodule
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Ventral Hernia
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
    • Wound Repair

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    Dr. Schwab accepts the following insurance:

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    CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
    Commercial Insurance Company
    Coventry Health Care
    First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Golden Rule
    Choice Care Network PPO
    Gold Choice PFFS
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    Bayou Surgical Specialists LLC

    Bayou Surgical Specialists LLC5619 Highway 311 Ste A Houma, LA 70360
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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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