Dr. Kevin Plaisance, MD

Dr. Kevin Plaisance, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
43 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Kevin Plaisance, MD is a family medicine specialist in Covington, LA and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in family medicine.Read his story

Ochsner Health Center - Covington

1000 Ochsner Blvd

Covington, LA 70433
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana

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Dr. Plaisance's Experience

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

Dr. Plaisance's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Plaisance "Dr. Plaisance earned his medical degree at LSU School of Medicine. He completed his internship, residency and fellowship at East Jefferson General Hospital's Family Medicine Residency Program. He joined Ochsner in the summer of 2007 from Barksdale Air Force base Family Practice Clinic. Dr. Plaisance is Board Certified in Family Medicine. He practices at the Ochsner Health Center - Covington."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Plaisance "I care for and treat every patient as I would my mother, and I love my mother."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

249  Conditions Treated


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22  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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.


  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • East Jefferson General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • East Jefferson General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • East Jefferson General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Plaisance has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Plaisance's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Plaisance to family and friends
19 total reviews (1 has a comment)

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Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Plaisance'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 (1)

I would highly recommend Dr. Kevin Plaisance to family and friends! He has a great bedside manner that makes you feel comfortable and at ease to discuss your health concerns. He is excellent in his knowledge of medicine and deliverance of excellent healthcare! What amazes me is how articulate he...more
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