Dr. Ernest Smoot III, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
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Dr. Ernest Smoot III, MD
Dr. Ernest Smoot III, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Lake Charles, LA. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 38 years. Dr. Smoot III is affiliated with Lake Area Medical Center and CHRISTUS Saint Patrick Hospital.

Lake Charles Plastic Surgery

4150 Nelson Rd Bldg 2

Lake Charles, LA 70605

Contact Information

(337) 478-5577

Dr. Ernest Smoot III, MD

Dr. Ernest Smoot III, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Smoot III's Experience

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Dr. Smoot III's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Board certified in Plastic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
11

Conditions Treated

  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
  • Trigger Finger
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Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair

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

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Chicago
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Of Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Virginia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smoot III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smoot III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smoot III to family and friends
4.6
based on 9 total reviews
Dr. Smoot III's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Smoot III accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Smoot III has admitting privileges

CHRISTUS Saint Patrick Hospital
524 Doctor Michael Debakey Dr
Lake Charles, LA 70601
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Lake Area Medical Center
4200 Nelson Rd
Lake Charles, LA 70605
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