Dr. Howard Rigg MD

  • Emergency Medicine Lake Charles, LA

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Dr. Howard Rigg, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lake Charles, LA, with another office in Alexandria, LA. He has 36 years of experience. His specialties include Emergency Medicine. Dr. Rigg is affiliated with CHRISTUS St Frances Cabrini Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Howard Rigg has the following 3 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.

Emergency Medicine

An emergency physician is a doctor who is an expert in handling conditions of an urgent and extremely dangerous nature. These specialists work in the emergency room (ER) departments of hospitals where they oversee cases involving cardiac distress, trauma, fractures, lacerations and other acute conditions.
Emergency physicians are specially trained to make urgent life-saving decisions to treat patients during an emergency medical crisis. These doctors diagnose and stabilize patients before they are either well enough to be discharged, or transferred to the appropriate department for long-term care.


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Locations & Directions

Hunter McGuire Medical Center

1510 W McNeese St
Lake Charles, LA 70605

3330 Masonic Dr
Alexandria, LA 71301

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