Dr. Keith Holmes, MD

Dr. Keith Holmes, MD

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60 y/o
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Dr. Keith Holmes, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

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Dr. Holmes' Experience

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Dr. Holmes' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Holmes' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Holmes "Dr. Keith Holmes received his undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University in Shreveport, Louisiana, where he graduated magna cum laude. He then earned his M.D. degree from the Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society and was presented the Mosby Award for Academic Excellence, an award given to the top three graduating seniors. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Wilford Hall Medical Center at Lackland Airforce Base in San Antonio, Texas, where he was assigned to the 23rd Medical Group (TAC). Dr. Holmes is board certified in Internal Medicine and has been on the staff of Ochsner Health System since 1990."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Holmes "I serve as a PCP specializing in Internal Medicine. I enjoy providing continuity of care for my patients. Many of my patients have been with me for over 20 years. I focus on providing comprehensive care and try to provide as much of that care as I am trained for and then coordinating the care with other specialist as needed. In my opinion that provides the best care for the patient which is what high quality medicine is all about, the patient. I am board certified in Internal Medicine and has been on staff at Ochsner Health System since 1990. I graduated from LSU-Shreveport, graduating magna cum laude. I then earned my M.D. degree from the LSUMC in New Orleans where I was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society and received the Mosby Award for Academic Excellence. I completed my Internal Medicine Residency at Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, Tx."

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1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

212  Conditions Treated

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29  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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 Health Shreveport / School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Wilford Hall Usaf Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Wilford Hall Usaf Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Holmes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Holmes is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Holmes' Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Holmes to family and friends
19 total reviews (5 have comments)

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4.6
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Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Holmes' 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 (5)

Dr. Holmes and his staff at the Ochsner Central Location are the best! Professional and courteous. Can't say enough good things about them. Been my provider for 12 years.
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My first time there and the office staff was so nice and helpful. Dr. Holmes was thural with his exam and helped me to get a new arthritis Dr.. Very pleased with my choice of physician.
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He is very kind. He takes the time to listen and explains things to where you can understand.
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I wish I could give Dr. Holmes ZERO stars. I went to see Dr. Holmes the first time in September 2016. At this time he became my primary care physician. He has now refused to refill a vital medication and referred me to a neurologist for a refill. I tried to get the neurologist to refill, but he...more
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We sincerely apologize for the issue you described. Please respond to connect@ochsner.org with your contact information so we can pass it along to a patient representative. We'd like to have someone reach out to you.

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You can count on Dr. Holmes to be thorough. Additionally in my case, I suffered symptoms of Meniere's disease prior to having ever being seen by Dr. Holmes. There was a simple fix for this that many doctors I saw prior to Dr. Keith Holmes were unaware even 17 years later! The wait time is...more
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