Dr. Surendra Purohit, MD

Dr. Surendra Purohit, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
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 44 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
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • 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
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • 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
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • 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 44 years. He specializes in internal medicine and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

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Dr. Purohit's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Purohit

4.6

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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This doctor is by far the best doctor I have ever been too. He is caring, knowledgeable, and listens, like REALLY listens to what I have to say, not like other doctors that cut you off mid sentence and don't listen to all the details. I won't go to any other doctor!
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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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Tulane Medical Center

New Orleans, LA