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Dr. Louis A Kerkhoff M.D., OB-GYN (Obstetrician-Gynecologist)

Dr. Louis A Kerkhoff M.D.

OB-GYN (Obstetrician-Gynecologist)

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1268 Attakapas Dr Suite 102 Opelousas LA, 70570
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5/5

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Dr. Louis Kerkhoff is an obstetrician-gynecologist practicing in Opelousas, LA. Dr. Kerkhoff specializes in women's health, particularly the female reproductive system, pregnancy and childbirth. As an obstetrician-gynecologist, or OB-GYN, Dr. Kerkhoff can treat a number of health issues related to the vagina, uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes and breasts. Dr Kerkhoff can also treat women during pregnancy, labor, childbirth and the postpartum period. In this specialty, doctors focus on reproductive care from puberty through adulthood.

Education and Training

La State Univ Sch of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 1976

Board Certification

Obstetrics and GynecologyAmerican Board of Obstetrics and GynecologyABOG

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 37 years of experience

Dr. Louis A Kerkhoff M.D.'s Practice location

Practice At 1268 Attakapas Dr Suite 102

1268 Attakapas Dr Suite 102 -
Opelousas, LA 70570
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New patients: 337-948-1711
Fax: 337-948-8237, 337-948-3404

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Patient Experience with Dr. Kerkhoff


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Dr. Louis A Kerkhoff M.D. has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 11 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best OB-GYN (Obstetrician-Gynecologist) in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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