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Charles B. Woodard, MD

About Charles
Primary Service
  • Cardiology
  • Louisiana State University
Medical School
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine
  • Medical College of Virginia Richmond, VA
  • Medical College of Virginia Richmond, VA

Affiliates & Groups

  • A part of the Memorial Medical Group


Dr. Charles Woodard is a board-certified cardiologist on staff at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital. He has been in private practice specializing in cardiology since 1978. A native of Lake Charles, Dr. Woodard is a graduate of Lake Charles High School, Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge and the Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He completed his internship and residency at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, and his fellowship in cardiology at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, where he also served as an Assistant Instructor in Medicine.

Conditions & Diseases Treated

  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Heart disease


  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Health Association of Clinical Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • Calcasieu Parish Medical Society
  • Louisiana State Medical Society
  • Louisiana Health Information Task Force on Cardiology
Insurances Accepted:
  • Aetna Health Inc., 
  • Blue Cross / Blue Shield, 
  • Cigna Health And Life Insurance Company, 
  • Hmo Louisiana, Inc., 
  • Humana, 
  • IMA, 
  • Louisiana Health Service & Indemnity Company, 
  • Medicare, 
  • Meritain Health, 
  • Office Of Group Benefits, 
  • Self Insured, 
  • United Health Care, 
  • United Medical Resources, 
  • Vantage Health Plan, Inc.