Dr. John Breaux, MD

Dr. John Breaux, MD

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Age 58
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Dr. John Breaux, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Lacombe, LA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans in 1985 and specializes in cardiac surgery and thoracic surgery.Read his story

64040 Highway 434 Ste 200

Lacombe, LA 70445

Contact Information

(985) 892-9233

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • 22 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Breaux performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Maze Procedure
very high
more than 87% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Breaux's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Breaux's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Breaux "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 clinical focus include complicated heart procedures, open heart procedures, valve surgery, heart arrhythmia surgery, esophageal surgery, lung surgery, mini-maze surgery, alternative incisions. Dr. Breaux is a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the American College of Chest Physicians."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

57  Conditions Treated

  • 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 Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease
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60  Procedures

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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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Breaux has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Breaux's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Breaux to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Breaux'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

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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Dr. Breaux, referred by Cardiologist Dr. Victor Echenique, performed my triple by-pass in 2010 on a Monday afternoon & I was released from hospital Friday morning. Excellent doctor!!! I had absolutely no complications & a speedy recovery!!! A+ doctor!!!
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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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