Dr. Irene Caillouet, MD

Dr. Irene Caillouet, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
40 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Irene Caillouet, MD is a general surgery specialist in Covington, LA and has been practicing for 5 years. She specializes in general surgery.Read her story

Northlake Surgical Associates

606 W 11th Ave

Covington, LA 70433
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Port Placements or Replacements
very high
more than 94% of peers
Breast Diseases
more than 88% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
more than 75% of peers

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Dr. Caillouet's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Caillouet "Dr. Irene Caillouet originally hails from New Jersey but returned to Louisiana, where she earned her medical degree, in September 2013 after training to practice surgery. Dr. Caillouet received her bachelor's degree in anthropology from George Washington University in Washington, D.C., in 2000. She then obtained a master's degree in public health from Tulane University School of Tropical Medicine in 2004, followed by her medical degree from Tulane's School of Medicine in 2008. She completed her residency at Virginia Commonwealth University Health System in Richmond, Va., in 2013. Dr. Caillouet is board eligible in general surgery, with a broad scope of practice including abdominal, breast, thyroid, wound care and advanced laparoscopic surgery. She is involved with the American Medical Association, Association of Women Surgeons, Association for Surgical Education and the American College of Surgeons."
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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Caillouet does not have any board certifications listed.

55  Conditions Treated

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55  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Skin Grafts
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Total Splenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wound Repair
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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.


  • George Washington University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Virginia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Irene Caillouet, MD
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Dr.Caillouet did a clean out surgery on my nephew right butt creek where he had a hole size as a base ball she took real good care of him very sweet and careing lady i hope she stays around we got to go back in surgery and she will be doing his surgery again
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I had an emergency colon surgery Dr. Irene took good care of me, so far the nicest and comforting Medical Practitioner i ever encountered even ithough i came from a family of medical practitioner wholesome personality. Atty. RJ (ESQ)
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I was admitted to STPH with a gallbladder attack. Dr. Caillouet was the surgeon for my surgery. I had never heard of her nor seen or met her. She came in my room the day of surgery to introduce herself and to see if I had any questions or concerns. She took her time explaining what she would be...Read More
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Dr. Caillouet performed a routine appendectomy on my daughter and botched it. Worse, she blamed my daughter, claiming that my daughter's bladder was "in the wrong place." This was clearly untrue (the Chief of Urology at Tulane said so). She was unable to apologize for her error and petty enough...Read More
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Very personable! Warm and caring.
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