Dr. Joseph Dupont Jr, MD

Dr. Joseph Dupont Jr, MD

Surgical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Joseph Dupont Jr, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in surgical oncology and surgery.

8595 Picardy Ave Ste 235

Baton Rouge, LA 70809

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
more than 84% of peers
more than 82% of peers
more than 72% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

91  Conditions Treated

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37  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Louisiana State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Emory School Of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Charity Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Surgical Oncology Fellowship, University Of Texas, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dupont Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dupont Jr to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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Dr. Dupont Jr'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 (3)

WONDERFUL! He saved my life!!! I'm grateful that God led me to him.
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Dr. Dupont is an exceptional doctor with years of experience contributing to his expertise. I was very nervous after getting my diagnosis with a rare sarcoma of the thigh & he was able to reassure me & my family by answering our questions & by his knowledge & experience with this type of cancer. I...more
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Dr. Benton Dupont is one of the best surgeons in this area. He is a wonderful and caring man, and came highly recommended by many people who know who 'the best surgeons are. I would trust him -- and did - with my life, and would do so again. He is exceptional.
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