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Dr. Robert Autin, MD

General Surgery •  Male

Dr. Autin

Philip Gachassin, M.D.

1000 W Pinhook Rd # 310 Lafayette, LA 70503
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Dr. Robert Autin, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport in 2008 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

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  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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Dr. Autin's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Autin performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Autin performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Obesity
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Autin treats Obesity more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Autin treats this condition more than 58% of his peers

Sleeve Gastrectomy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Autin performs Sleeve Gastrectomy more than 41% of his peers

Dr. Autin performs this procedure more than 41% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic

Dr. Autin's conditions and procedures:

  • Adjustable Gastric Banding
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Obesity
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Ventral Hernia

Dr. Autin's Reviews

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Dr Autin and his staff are all professional and caring. They made my whole experience easier.
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I would recommend Dr. Robert Autin for this type of procedure.
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Dr. Autin, is articulate, caring, and eager to answer questions and share information. He was available when needed, and his staff are top notch. I highly recommend him in this field.
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Dr. Autin performed my wife's gastric sleeve procedure. We are so glad we chose him! He is so kind, and sweet. He explains things so well. He's knowledgeable and cares about his patients! The whole team is great! Very helpful from start to finish! He's very precise with his work and everything healed beautifully. Not one complication! Highly recommend Dr Autin he is so personable and easy to talk Too!
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Dr. Autin is very attentive to the patient's needs. He truly cares and does the best procedure for the patient. I healed beautifully after, and he did a great job on my incision sites. I would recommend him to anyone looking to seek bariatric surgery.
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Excellent care!! Very caring staff!! I highly recommend Dr. Autin and his staff.
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Love Dr Autin! So happy I chose him to do my gastric sleeve surgery! Very nice, explains everything very well, and all around excited for you to become better! Would choose him 100 more times. Thanks Doc!
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Dr. Autin did my gall bladder removal and the entire process was smooth as silk. Great doctor. ????
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Friendly, relatable, passionate about helping people. Great surgeon!
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Dr Autin is a wonderful physician and I would deeply recommend him to anyone . He made me feel comfortable with my decision to go ahead with the surgery and explained everything to me where I understood what to expect before and after my procedure . I felt safe and was very confident that I chose the right Dr.
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Biography

Dr. Robert Autin, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport in 2008 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

Education

2015
Albany Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2014
New York Methodist Hospital
Residency Hospital
2009
Lsu Health Science Center
Internship Hospital
2008
La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport
Medical School
2005
University Of Louisiana At Lafayette
Undergraduate School

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81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

85% Patient experience rating, 16% higher than the national average