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Dr. John Breaux, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 59

Dr. Breaux

Lakeview Regional Physician Group

64040 Highway 434 Ste 200 Lacombe, LA 70445

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Dr. John Breaux, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Lacombe, LA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans in 1985 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.


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(985) 892-9233

Dr. Breaux accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Bluegrass Family Health
Worker's Compensation WC
CareSource
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Cigna
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Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
Medicare Advantage PFFS
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
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HealthPlus
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HealthPlus Amerigroup
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Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
Husky Health
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inHealth
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INTotal Health
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Midwest Health Plan
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Molina Healthcare
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
NGS CoreSource
Peach State Health Plan
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Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
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Tricare
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Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
WellCare
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Dr. Breaux's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Breaux treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Breaux treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Surgery
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Breaux performs Heart Surgery more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Breaux performs this procedure more than 86% of his peers

Heart Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Breaux treats Heart Disease more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Breaux treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Breaux's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diagnostic Lung Surgery
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Laparoscopic Esophageal Surgery
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mini-Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Heart Procedures
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Breaux is a board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon with Lakeview Regional Physician Group in Lacombe, La. He is affiliated with Lakeview Regional Medical Center. Dr. Breaux offers more than 20 years of surgical experience. His areas of clin...

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Lsu Med Ctr/Univ Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
Tulane University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
Lsu Medical Health Sciences Center
Residency Hospital
Veterans Affairs Medical Center-Salem
Internship Hospital
1985
La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
Medical School
1985

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4.4

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1 Star
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Saved my husband’s life! Will never use any other cardiovascular surgeon!
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Excellent Doctor and staff. Would recommend Dr Breaux and staff to family and friends. Very friendly and professional to everyone. Treated at Lakeview Regional Medical Center. This Hospital was amazingly nice and friendly..
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Dr.Breaux has done three serious procedures on me. I was referred to another physician for a problem that I was having. I really wanted Dr. Breaux again if possible. I called his office and the nurse gave me instructions on what to bring ( my disk) made my appointment and I saw Dr. Breaux in less than a week. His office staff was wonderful and I would highly recommend him and his staff. Sincerely, Anna
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Saw dr breaux after an abnormal angiogram. He is my first and only choice to do my procedure.
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Dr. Breaux performed my cabg in 10/2010 on a Monday afternoon & I was back home Friday morning. No complications whatsoever!! Here it is 3/2019 & I'm still kicking like a chicken! I absolutely love Dr. Breaux!! He's #1 for sure!!
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Dr Breaux is very knowledgeable and explains everything in easy to understand language. You never seem rushed to leave.
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Dr Breaux is straight to the point, thorough, answers questions well, informative and professional. No BS with this physician. His office personnel are friendly, efficient and inspire confidence.
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Dr.Breaux performed an emergency quadruple bypass in 2004 and My family and I continue to be greatful for the quality work he did for me.Thank you Dr.Breaux for your commitment to help people like me !! We will never forget your professionalism and care for me!!
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i got the best care and my doctor was the best. i would recommend him without any hesitation,
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