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Dr. Ricky Owers, MD

Oncology ·  Male

Dr. Owers

Cancer Center of Acadiana at LGMC

1211 Coolidge Blvd Ste 100 Lafayette, LA 70503

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Dr. Ricky Owers, MD is an oncology specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in oncology and gynecology.


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Dr. Owers' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Rh Incompatibility Screening
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Owers performs Rh Incompatibility Screening more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Owers performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Hysterectomy - Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Owers performs Hysterectomy - Open more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Owers performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Owers performs Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Owers performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy
  • Cesarean Hysterectomy
  • da Vinci® Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysterectomy, Robotic-Assisted
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Oophorectomy
  • Supracervical Hysterectomy
  • Vaginal Hysterectomy

Dr. Owers' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometriosis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Meningiomas
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Nausea
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Paracentesis
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Vulvectomy
  • Yeast Infections

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ricky Owers, MD is an oncology specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in oncology and gynecology.

Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Gynecology

Education

2007
Albert Einstein College Of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2004
University Of Tennessee / Knoxville Medical College
Residency Hospital
2003
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Residency Hospital
2000
Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School Of Medicine
Medical School
1996
University Of Southwestern Louisiana
Undergraduate School
2007
2004
2003
2000
1996

Dr. Owers' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Owers

4.2

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
10%
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1 Star
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Dr Owers is amazing! He and his staff have taken excellent care of my mother. We drive 4 Hours oneway to see him for my mothers continued care. He is very caring, explains in great detail, stays in contact and goes above and beyond for his patient's and family. He is simply the best and has the best team! Thank you Dr Owers, Angie, and Crystal for everything yall have done and continue to do for my mom!!!God Bless!!!
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He is very willing to explain in dept the condition at hand. He does not seemed rushed with patients and his nurse is compassionate and kind. At such an unknown time in our lives, we had a sense of reassurance.
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