Dr. Ralph Chesson Jr, MD

Dr. Ralph Chesson Jr, MD

Urogynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 78
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Dr. Ralph Chesson Jr, MD is an urogynecology specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine and specializes in urogynecology and female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery.

4704 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy Ste 301

Lafayette, LA 70508

Contact Information

(337) 371-3101

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Uterine Prolapse
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
very high
more than 97% of peers
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Chesson Jr'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.

2  Specialties

  • Urogynecology
  • Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

37  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Portsmouth Naval Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chesson Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chesson Jr's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chesson Jr to family and friends
35 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (27)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Chesson Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

Dr Chesson and his staff are wonderful and caring !
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My experience was great. I would highly recommend Dr. Chesson..
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Dr. Chesson gained my trust and liking very quickly. He was kind and listened to me carefully. He asked questions about the things I told him. I felt he was taking me seriously, which helped me to trust him. I felt like I mattered and my health mattered to him. I found him to be a special...more
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I have complete trust in the recommendations and health care I received from Dr. Chesson. Great doctor????????
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Yes I would definitely!
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