Dr. Kenneth Champagne, MD

Dr. Kenneth Champagne, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Kenneth Champagne, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans in 1983 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

1103 W University Ave

Lafayette, LA 70506

Contact Information

(337) 233-0219

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Anal Fistula
very high
more than 99% of peers
Colon and Rectal Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anal Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Champagne'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

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

23  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)

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

  • Lsu
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Lsu
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • La State University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Lsu Health Science Center University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Champagne has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Champagne's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Champagne to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Champagne's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Champagne always seemed in a hurry. After my fathers surgery I had many questions, all problems that my father experienced Dr. Champagne said to give it time. No test were given until I spoke to his PCP and told him I wanted a second opinion.
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Champagne determined that my husband's condition was not serious enough to be labeled an emergency (colon stricture). Twelve days after going to the ER, my husband remained in the hospital. Intubated twice, given oxygen, sunken eyes, skeletal frame, kidneys failing. Surgery was performed on the...more
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