Dr. Sunil Purohit, MD

Dr. Sunil Purohit, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
49 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Sunil Purohit, MD is an urology specialist in Covington, LA and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in urology.

Louisiana Healthcare Associates

71207 Highway 21

Covington, LA 70433
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Purohit performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Urinary Incontinence
very high
more than 99% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Purohit's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Purohit "Our main focus is to treat each patient with the attention and compassion they deserve. We intend to treat each patient's urological condition using the latest technology to allow for the quickest and easiest recovery."

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

48  Conditions Treated


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42  Procedures


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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.


  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Tulane U Sch Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Tulane University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Purohit has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Purohit's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Purohit to family and friends
25 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Purohit's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Purohit (nicknamed baby Purohit after his Dad) saved my life. I love his bedside manner and the time he takes with me during the office visit. When I was diagnosed with kidney cancer in the hospital, Dr. Purohit immediately began seeing me and explained everything going on. He removed my bad...more
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Dr. Sunil (younger son) was absolutely great. He helped me with my kidney stones and even personally followed up with me twice on my cell phone since leaving his office 2 weeks ago to see how I was doing. He didn't rush me during the doctor visit and I highly recommend him.
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The response to my pharmacy's request for refills of prescriptions has been horrible. There have been no communication by Dr. Purohit's office with my pharmacy in weeks despite their requests. When I called about the issue a nurse left a message indicating the prescription would be authorized. ...more
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Excellent care and treatment by Dr. Purohit and his staff.
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I had a vasectomy performed in July of 2013. Was not covered by my insurance so I had to pay out of pocket. No problem. I was given a price and paid in full. It's now July of 2015 and I am still being hounded for a balance that was already paid. Incompetence.
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