Dr. Mark Dawson, MD

Dr. Mark Dawson, MD

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Age 66
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Dr. Mark Dawson, MD is a family medicine specialist in Lake Charles, LA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1976 and specializes in family medicine and pediatrics.

1525 Oak Park Blvd

Lake Charles, LA 70601

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
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Dr. Dawson's Experience

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  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice and Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Pediatrics

2  Board Certifications

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

131  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

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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 1975
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Walter Olin Moss Regional Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Wo Moss Regl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Earl K. Long Hospital Pediatric Residency
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dawson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • French
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Promise Healthcare, Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Dawson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dawson

3.2

Based on 5 reviews

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He's probably the worst pediatrician we ever seen. Doesn't listen to parents at all. Every time we go he walks in says it's viral and walks out before even looking or Touching my baby. Definitely wouldn't recommend him at all
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