Dr. Merrill Laurent, MD

Dr. Merrill Laurent, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
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51 y/o
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Dr. Merrill Laurent, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Covington, LA and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in internal medicine and pediatrics.Read his story

IMG Physicians

56 Starbrush Cir

Covington, LA 70433
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe YOU are in charge of your health. I will use all of my knowledge, training, and experience to help you make the best choices for your health care. My office staff and I are here to assist you in navigating the complexities of our health care system.

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Education

  • 1996
    Lsu Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1996
  • 1996
    Louisiana State University School of Medicine at New Orleans
    Residency Hospital
    1996
  • 1996
    Chief Resident
    Residency Hospital
    1996
  • 1993
    Lsumc
    Internship Hospital
    1993
  • 1992
    La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School
    1992
  • 1988
    Louisiana State Univ
    Undergraduate School
    1988

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Dr. Laurent's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Laurent

4.4

Based on 13 reviews

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  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Laurent's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I have been a patient of Dr Laurent for over 20 years. He is the best
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I instantly liked Dr. Laurent. He takes the time to know you, explain things and is easy to talk to!!!! I highly recommend him.
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Dr Laurent is very kind and takes the time to listen to his patients. You never feel rushed and he is complete in his assessment and explains what is coming next. My whole family sees him and I would recommend him to everyone.
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He takes an interest in his patients and the time to fully explain what's going on and what we should do next. I would and have referred him to everyone I know.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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