Ray Scott Daugherty, Jr. MD

Ray Scott Daugherty, Jr., MD

Baton Rouge General Physicians - Colon and Rectal Associates
8595 Picardy Avenue
Suite 235
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
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Phone: (225) 763-4820

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Robotic Assisted Surgery
Board Certification
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Robotic Assisted Surgery
4.9 out of 5 (107 Ratings,11 Comments)
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  • Office Information

    Primary Office

    Baton Rouge General Physicians - Colon and Rectal Associates
    8595 Picardy Avenue
    Suite 235
    Baton Rouge, LA 70809
    Get Directions

    Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Friday: 8 a.m. – Noon

    Phone: (225) 763-4820

    Fax: (225) 763-4819

  • About


    Ray Scott Daugherty, MD, specializes in treating all colorectal diseases,
    including colon cancer, rectal cancer, anal cancer, inflammatory bowel
    disease (Crohn’s/Ulcerative colitis), diverticulitis, rectal prolapse,
    hemorrhoids, anal fissures, perirectal abscess/fistula and pilonidal disease.
    He offers minimally invasive treatments including robotic-assisted surgery
    and advanced laparoscopic procedures. A Lafayette native, Dr. Daugherty
    completed his general surgery residency at LSU Health Sciences Center
    in New Orleans and his colon and rectal surgery fellowship at LSU Health
    Sciences Center in Shreveport. He graduated from LSU Health Sciences Center
    School of Medicine in New Orleans and received his undergraduate degree
    from Loyola University New Orleans. Dr. Daugherty is also an assistant
    professor of surgery at LSUHSC in New Orleans. Prior to returning to Baton
    Rouge, he spent two years as a clinical instructor in the Department of
    Surgical Oncology at University of Tennessee/West Cancer Center in Memphis.
    He serves on the American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons’
    Young Surgeons Committee and is also involved in the Society of American
    Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons and the Cohn Rives Surgical Society.

  • Reviews


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    I was very impressed with him because he was right on and he didn't want to wait for the situation. He wanted to have it taken care of immediately. So I was very impressed with him. I think he is a very good doctor to recommend to anyone. Thank you.
    EVERYONE was friendly, courteous and helpful. The doctor and nurse were amazing and I would definitely tell anyone I know this is the place to go!
    I really like my doctor
    Everyone was very professional but friendly and treated me as if I were the I r only patient. It was my first visit but very satisfied with my visit with Dr Daugherty. He went through and explained everything answering all my questions.
    I was kind of anxious about the appt. but everyone was great and sensitive to my needs.
    First visit with this physician. Ask me in 6 months for a better opinion.
    Dr. Daugherty was very informative. He showed me anatomy and gave a very detailed description of what to expect in the next few weeks. I was very impressed with his bedside manner and well as his credentials.
    Dr R. Scott Daughtery was very nice and explained everything that I needed to know at this time.
    The front office staff was wonderful and Dr. Daugherty's nurse took so much time and help me so much. Yes, I've already recommended him to other people. Thank you so much.
    Overall great visit
    The surgeon had an amiable disposition with good bedside manners. Was thorough and spent considerable time on patient education and overall face to face interaction time. His thorough interest in this particular surgical subspecialty and his enthusiasm for surgery in general was palpable and noticeable. Other than being tardy for the scheduled appointment, this surgeon took time and effort to ensure a pleasant and satisfactory consultation from the patient's perspective. I would recommend this surgeon and w