Dr. Richard Bourgeois, MD

Dr. Richard Bourgeois, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Richard Bourgeois, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans in 1974 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1000 W Pinhook Rd Ste 300

Lafayette, LA 70503

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Glaucoma Surgery
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more than 75% of peers
Glaucoma
normal
more than 74% of peers
Migraine
normal
more than 57% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Bourgeois does not have any board certifications listed.

62  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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7  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Georgia Institute Of Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • Lsu
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Lsu
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Lsu Med Ctr, Shreveport
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bourgeois has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bourgeois has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bourgeois' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bourgeois to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Bourgeois' 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

    Under 10 minutes
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