Dr. Surendra Purohit, MD

Dr. Surendra Purohit, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
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76 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Surendra Purohit, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Covington, LA and has been practicing for 43 years. He specializes in internal medicine and general surgery.

Louisiana Healthcare Associates

71207 Highway 21

Covington, LA 70433
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Purohit's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Hemorrhoids
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Pulmonary Disease
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach Diseases
Testicular Cancer
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Tonsillitis
Ulcer
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vulvar Cancer

About Me

Biography

Dr. Surendra Purohit, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Covington, LA and has been practicing for 43 years. He specializes in internal medicine and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1975
    U Mass
    Fellowship Hospital
    1975
  • 1974
    St Vincent Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    1974
  • 1971
    Worcester City Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    1971
  • 1970
    Durham Co Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    1970
  • 1968
    Govt Med Coll-Nagpur U
    Medical School
    1968

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Dr. Purohit's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Purohit

4.6

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
83.33333333333333%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
8.333333333333334%
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2 Stars
8.333333333333334%
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1 Star
0%
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What People Say About Dr. Surendra Purohit, MD
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He is a very good surgeon. I just left surgery today for hidradenitis of the armpit. No other dr wanted to do the surgery bc they were scared of it healing badly and cutting too much out but he was confident in doing it which made me confident in him. My surgery went very smoothly and it happy I...Read More
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Fantastic doctor and surgeon. He was able to quickly diagnose when other doctors were clueless.. Very caring about his patients.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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