Dr. Surendra Purohit, MD

Dr. Surendra Purohit, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
75 y/o

Accepting new patients

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 Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Surendra Purohit, MD
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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Abita Springs – Feb 24, 2017
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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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Charles H. in Covington, LA – Apr 06, 2016
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