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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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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Biography

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

Specialties

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

  • English
  • French

Awards

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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.

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

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Dr. Schwab's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hemorrhoids
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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
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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
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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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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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