Dr. Philip Gachassin, MD

Dr. Philip Gachassin, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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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
  • Verity Healthnet

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Gachassin performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Gachassin's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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

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.

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

Dr. Gachassin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gachassin's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gachassin to family and friends
66 total reviews (35 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (66)

  • 5
    (61)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Gachassin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (35)

Y'all are amazing.I felt like family.Great environment great staff very friendly and Dr.Philip Gachassin no words can explain how amazing he is.I would like to say thanks to Everyone..
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Dr. Gachassin is very professional while still compassionate. Because of the treatment I received, the multiple serious health conditions I suffered from were reversed.
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So very happy with his surgical expertise and bedside manner!
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Dr. Gachassin is a trusting and compassionate doctor who provides medical care at the highest level. He takes the time to listen to his patient and treats his patient with utmost respect. My dad said it best when he said “he looks you in the eye when speaking to you and you can see his...more
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Dr. Gachassin was very professional with a wonderful bedside manner. He answered every question I had and made sure that I was completely comfortable with the procedure and the at home instructions. He is extremely organized and thorough. I highly recommend him and his staff.
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