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Dr. John Whitaker, MD

Dr. John Whitaker, MD

Age 69 General Surgery M
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Dr. John Whitaker, MD is a general surgery specialist in Baton Rouge, LA. Dr. Whitaker completed a residency at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center. He currently practices at SURGICAL SPECIALTY GROUP INC and is affiliated with Our Lady Of The Lake Regional Medical Center. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Whitaker is board certified in General Surgery.


  1. Surgical Specialty Group Inc

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      Surgical Specialty Group Inc
      7777 Hennessy Blvd Ste 612, Baton Rouge, LA 70808 (225) 769-5656


  • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Residency Hospital — 1981
  • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Internship Hospital — 1977
  • LSU School of Medicine, Shreveport, Medical School — 1976

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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He took excellent care of me when I needed ulcer treatment. Competent and knowledgeable and professional.
— Dec 14, 2019
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  • Our Lady Of The Lake Regional Medical Center