Dr. Scott Gauthreaux, MD

Dr. Scott Gauthreaux, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Scott Gauthreaux, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport in 1994 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1101 S College Rd Ste 304

Lafayette, LA 70503

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 95% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 92% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 88% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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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

  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • U Ala Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Baylor
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gauthreaux has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gauthreaux's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gauthreaux to family and friends
4.4
based on 5 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Gauthreaux's 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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Lafayette, La
My name is Veronica Duhon. I have been a patient of  Dr Gautreaux since 2014, when I was diagnosed with retina detachment to my left eye. Then again in my right eye in 2016.  I have had two surgeries since then. If it was not for the persistence, patience and care of Dr Gautreaux an his team...more
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in Iowa, Louisiana
Goes above and beyond the call of duty to help his patients. He is an awesome doctor. He and his staff make me feel very welcome and comfortable at my appointments. They are willing to work with me when it comes to my schedule.
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in Lafayette, LA
Saw doctor Gauthreaux 15 years ago for detached retina and again for recently. He's extemely knowledgeable, friendly and spends plenty time with you. Highly recommend him.
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