Dr. Philip Gachassin, MD

Dr. Philip Gachassin, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. Philip Gachassin, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans in 1997 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.

1000 W Pinhook Rd # 310

Lafayette, LA 70503

Contact Information

(337) 233-9900

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • PHCS
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Obesity
high
more than 87% of peers
Stomach Surgery
normal
more than 79% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

23  Conditions Treated

25  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Tulane Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of South Alabama Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of South Alabama Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Gachassin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gachassin

4.9

Based on 106 reviews

5 Stars
94.33962264150944%
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4 Stars
2.830188679245283%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0.9433962264150944%
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1 Star
1.8867924528301887%
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He and his staff are fantastic. He saved my life. I am so blessed that I had a thorough surgeon like him here in Lafayette. Thank you and your team for everything. Paula and Jacob Kaiser
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Dr. Gachassin is an EXCELLENT doctor!! He's kind, compassionate, very smart and listens to your concerns. He has an awesome bedside manner and his surgical skills are incredible. I highly recommend Dr. Philip Gachassin for your surgical needs, you will love him!!
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Dr.Gachassin and Laurie his NP both were prompt, thorough and understanding. They both were comforting and reassured me and my family I would be taken care of and they provided great care. I would highly recommend Dr Gachassin as a surgeon.
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Love all the staff! Always feel like I’m very important. Very educational and learn so much from everyone. Highly recommended for anyone to go see them
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Dr. Gachasin and everyone of his staff were phenomenal. The facility was spotlessly clean and each and every person from the cleaning lady to the head nurse were polite and so very sweet. It was an extremely pleasant experience.
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