Dr. Sian Pouw, MD

Dr. Sian Pouw, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Sian Pouw, MD is a pediatric endocrinology specialist in Lacombe, LA and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in pediatric endocrinology.Read his story

Children's International Medical Group

27350 Highway 190

Lacombe, LA 70445
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Louisiana Healthcare Connections
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes Type 1
more than 90% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
more than 68% of peers
Thyroid Disease
more than 66% of peers

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Dr. Pouw's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pouw "Dr. In-Sian Victor Vincent Pouw was born in Jakarta, Indonesia and grew up in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, where he graduated from High School in 1976. He went to college at the University of Ghent, Belgium, and graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Medical Sciences. After returning to his hometown of Rotterdam he attended the Erasmus University School of Medicine from which he graduated in 1983 as a Medical Doctor. In 1986 Dr. Pouw moved to the US to specialize in Pediatrics. He did his internship at the Children's Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio and finished residency training in Baltimore, Maryland at St. Agnes Hospital, an affiliate of the renowned John Hopkins School of Medicine. For his subspecialty training in Pediatric Endocrinology, he went to Cornell University Medical Center in New York City where he trained under the internationally recognized Dr. Maria I. New. After his training in New York, Dr. Pouw worked in Valley, Alabama in 1995 as a General Pediatrician and Pediatric Endocrinologist. He has also worked at the Pediatric Endocrinology Clinic at Children's Hospital in Birmingham, Alabama. During this time he became board certified in Pediatrics. Dr. Pouw and his family moved to Slidell, Louisiana in 2001 to join Children's International Medical Group® to become a full-time Pediatric Endocrinologist. His particular fields of medical interest are Type I Diabetes Mellitus, Growth, Adrenal and Thyroid Disorders."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pouw "We are committed to making a difference in your child's life by offering-exceptional patient care in a nurturing and professional environment to our patients, parents, and the communities we serve."

1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Endocrinology

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

51  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

  • Chronic Diabetes Management
  • Diabetic Evaluation
  • Nutritional Counseling

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  • Ghent University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Erasmus University / Erasmus Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Childrens Hospital Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Saint Agnes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Cornell Med Coll/NY Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Sian Pouw, MD
Great Doctor! He takes his time to explain things and educate the parents and patients. I feel my family is safe in his care.
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