Dr. Kenneth Falterman, MD

Dr. Kenneth Falterman, MD

Pediatric Surgery  ·  
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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 43 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)
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Dr. Falterman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Umbilical Hernia
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Falterman treats Umbilical Hernia more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Falterman treats this condition more than 80% 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

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Falterman performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Falterman performs this procedure more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Falterman's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
All Lymphoma
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Autoimmune Diseases
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Fistula
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Testicular Lesion
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hodgkin's Disease
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Atresia
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Osteosarcoma
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Umbilical Hernia
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kenneth Falterman, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 43 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
1976
Boston Chldns Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1972
Duke University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1971
Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
Medical School
1978
1976
1972
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
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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
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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