Donald C. Falgoust, M.D. received his Bachelor of Science from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge in 1989.
He received his medical degree from LSU Medical School in New Orleans in 1993. After an Internal Medicine
Internship at Sinai Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland; Dr. Falgoust completed Ophthalmology Residency at Greater Baltimore
Medical Center, which included extensive clinical training at John Hopkins Hospital. His specialized training
includes cataract and laser eye surgery, treatment of glaucoma, macula degeneration, diabetic eye care, as well as
preventative medicine with routine eye exams for glasses and contact lenses.
He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons,
Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmologists, Louisiana State Medical Society as well as Calcasieu Parish Medical Society.
Dr. Falgoust is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist. Not all Eye MDs are
board certified. A board certified Ophthalmologist has passed a rigorous
two-part examination (oral and written) given by the American Board of
Ophthalmology designed to assess his/her knowledge, experience and skills.
What is an Eye MD (Ophthalmologist)?