Dr. Kenneth Falterman, MD

Dr. Kenneth Falterman, MD

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Age 72
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Dr. Kenneth Falterman, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1971 and specializes in pediatric surgery.

4704 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy

Lafayette, LA 70508

Contact Information

(337) 371-3101

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 5 More

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Dr. Falterman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Ventral Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Falterman treats Ventral Hernia more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Falterman treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Inguinal Hernia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Falterman treats Inguinal Hernia more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Falterman treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Hernia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Falterman treats Hernia more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Falterman treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
  • Diaphragmatic/Hiatal Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Pediatric Hernia
  • Traumatic Hernia
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kenneth Falterman, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1971 and specializes in pediatric surgery.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Education

  • La St Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1978
    University Pittsburgh School Med
    Residency Hospital
    1978
  • 1976
    Boston Chldns Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1976
  • 1972
    Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1972
  • 1971
    Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School
    1971

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Dr. Falterman is an excellent surgeon and is one of the most kind and caring physicians I have ever met
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My daughter is very shy around most people even those she knows well. Dr Falterman was amazing with her! He drew with her and took so much time to make her feel comfortable! She interacted with him and tht is HUGE for her. I definitely would recommend him!
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
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