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Dorothy A. Lewis, MD,FACS

  • Employed by North Oaks Health System

Philosophy of Care

"I really take pride in, and am often humbled by, the feeling of having bettered someone's life. Helping people is what I live for and I'm very thankful for the the chance to do so."

Dr. Lewis specializes in the diagnosis and surgical intervention of complex conditions and has extensive experience with laparoscopic surgical procedures, including, but not limited to: splenectomy, gall bladder removal, hernia repair and colon resections for both non-cancerous and cancerous tumors. She also is skilled in thyroidectomy, as well as breast cancer-related procedures.

Medical Interests Other Specialties or Certifications American Board of Surgery Education

Medical School

Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA


LSU Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA


LSU Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA

Fellowship/Critical Care

University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI