Dr. James Fontenot, MD

Dr. James Fontenot, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. James Fontenot, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Ville Platte, LA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 2002 and specializes in internal medicine.

421 Jack Miller Rd

Ville Platte, LA 70586

Contact Information

(337) 363-4499

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 7 More

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Dr. Fontenot's Experience

Dr. Fontenot's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fontenot "As an Internist in a small town, I believe in treating multiple complex conditions to serve the needs of my community and make people healthier. I strongly believe in preventative care so people live a longer healthier quality of life."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

245  Conditions Treated


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31  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Louisiana State Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Earl K. Long Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Earl K. Long Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fontenot has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fontenot's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fontenot to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Fontenot's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Excellent Physician and staff.
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