Dr. Richard Dearman, MD

Dr. Richard Dearman, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. Richard Dearman, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Meharry Medical College in 1978 and specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

5000 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy Bldg 14A

Lafayette, LA 70508

Contact Information

(337) 234-7779

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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Dr. Dearman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dearman performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Dearman performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dearman treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Dearman treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Pulmonary Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dearman treats Pulmonary Disease more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Dearman treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Dearman's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Heart Tumors, Malignant
Hernia Repair
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Dearman, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Meharry Medical College in 1978 and specializes in cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1990
    Brooke Army Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
    1990
  • 1983
    Madigan Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1983
  • 1979
    Madigan Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1979
  • 1978
    Meharry Medical College
    Medical School
    1978
  • 1973
    Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School
    1973

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Met Dr. Dearman five days before he performed an aortic valve replacement and I was very impressed with his bedside manner. First thing he did was to apologize to me and my family for being late for our meeting. He then proceeded to explain the entire procedure to me informing me how he was going...Read More
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Dr. Dearman was called in on the heels of an orthopedic surgery to restore blood flow to my daughters foot. He literally saved my 17 yr. old from losing her foot and giving her a chance for a normal life. He was very informative during the surgery and attentive after as well.
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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Blue Card PPO
Cigna
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Coventry Health Care
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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