Dr. Justin Lyman, MD

Dr. Justin Lyman, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Justin Lyman, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Lake Charles, LA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport in 2005 and specializes in rheumatology.

608 W McNeese St

Lake Charles, LA 70605

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

60  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lyman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lyman to family and friends
41 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

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Dr. Lyman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I agree with all the negative reviews I have not felt he was competent from the very beginning. I got a $25 charge because I called and cancelled an appointment after they rescheduled an appointment during a snow storm when I didn’t have my calendar. Realized I had a conflict with my main doctor...more
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I would not recommend Dr. Lyman. He is very short tempered and is rude if you ask him to repeat what he said. He makes you come more often and do unnecessary blood work. The receptionist/nurse is even worse. She gets mad if you have to reschedule and is a very rude and heartless person who...more
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He is a horrible, HORRIBLE doctor who almost got me killed! I have RA, and he had me on heavy doses of Methotrexate, gabapentin, and a couple of other drugs. He ordered regular bloodwork, but he didn't pay attention to the results. I received my records from his office and know this to be true. My...more
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Strange. The lady at the desk was very very rude. She wanted to charge me $25.00 for an appointment that she changed and did not remind me about! She told me she did not have to remind me and that that was a courtesy and I told her don't worry about sending any lab test out for me because I would...more
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I was able to see the doctor within 48 hours of scheduling an appointment. He was very thorough and concern and very knowledgeable!
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