Dr. Justin Fontenot, MD

Dr. Justin Fontenot, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
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Dr. Justin Fontenot, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport in 2003 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

401 Audubon Blvd Ste 102B

Lafayette, LA 70503

Contact Information

(337) 237-7801

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Fontenot'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.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

53  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Earl K Long Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Earl K Long Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Lsu Med Health Sciences Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

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

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fontenot to family and friends
34 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Fontenot's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

This practice will absolutely not see you without a referral from another doctor. They would not even give me an appointment when I explained that I was looking for second opinion on some lab work another doctor had ordered.
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Went Toby dr fontenot with sugar hard to control and he put me on a pill and a shot per day and now my sugar is normal
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I am very happy with Dr. Fontenot. He is very caring and takes the time to explain what he is going to do during each visit.
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He is so wonderful. He made me feel that I could ask him anything. He always makes sure to explain to me tha I can understand. He always makes me feel that no matter what he or his staff is there for me.
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If there was an option to give no stars that's what he would get. A couple of years ago I went to him about thyroid issues. He said there was signs I had a problem. But there was nothing he could do now and told me to go home and pray and exercise. Now I have full blown Hashimoto diease. He was...more
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