The Becker Hospital Review has named OMCBR as the only hospital in Louisiana to be one of the top 10 hospitals in the US for Baby Friendly Designated Birth Facilities. The only Louisiana hospital to be rated Distinguished by Healthgrades, and the first in its class to be recognized as IBM's certified Nurse Midwifery Program. O MCBR is also the second of its kind in Baton Rouge and the first hospital outside Louisiana to receive this prestigious international recognition as a baby-friendly maternity facility.
The list of the best doctors includes 82 local doctors in 25 specialties, who are recognised by their colleagues as the best in their field. We are proud that this list is respected by physicians and patients alike as a source of world-class medical information.
Some of the physicians in the MDVIP network in Baton Rouge have been recognized by major institutions and have been named top doc or best physician by prestigious publications. Many have also received awards, others have held key positions within the medical community, and are members of major medical organizations such as the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and the American Society of General Practitioners.
There are six health care providers specializing in obstetrics, gynecology, pediatrics, family medicine, obstetrics and general medicine, and reporting as members of this medical group. According to the American Medical Association, there are more than 1,000 physicians in the MDVIP network in Baton Rouge and more than 2,500 physicians in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.
This list was created and maintained by Best Doctors, who contacted doctors to verify their references and could only list those who confirmed their information. The original list is smaller than last year's, as doctors responded to what is likely to be the Covid-19 pandemic.
It will be important to see what type of patients get dexamethasone in the study, "said Dr. John Thomas, a neurologist at St. Joseph's Hospital in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Dr. Thomas is director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Treatment at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. He is a professor of neurology at Louisiana State University Medical Center and a member of the department of neurology and immunology there.
He attended Louisiana State University for his bachelor's degree and then attended the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, where he earned his doctorate in optometry in 2013. He is also a member of the Department of Neurology and Immunology at St. Joseph's Hospital in Baton Rouge. After graduating from LSU, Dr. Achord attended the LSU School of Dentistry, where she earned her doctorate in dental surgery. She continued her studies at the Louisiana Institute of Technology in New Orleans, where she received a PhD in dentistry, a PhD in optometry, a Master of Science in orthopedic surgery, and a Bachelor of Medicine from the College of Veterinary Medicine at LSU.
He graduated from St. Mary Dominican High School and was a member of the Baton Rouge Police Department's football and athletics teams from his youth. He was born in New Orleans, where he earned his bachelor's degree in biology from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. During his time at LSU, Dr. Ripple was captain of the LSU Tiger Football Team, and was awarded the American Youth Award for leadership, which is distinguished by age, and the National Junior Scholar - Athlete Award for outstanding leadership.
After serving in the US Navy, Dr. Langlow earned his Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from Louisiana State University. He earned his medical degree from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine and completed his residency in internal medicine at St. Mary's Medical Center in Baton Rouge. After opening his own practice, he was an assistant professor of internal medicine at LSU and a member of the medical staff at LSU Medical School.
He specializes in prescription prescription prescription for glasses and contact lenses and is known in Baton Rouge and surrounding areas for offering lifestyle enhancements and lens implants to his patients. Dr. Haley was invited to teach and train other ophthalmic surgeons from around the world about the latest advances in eye care. He actively collaborates with leading ophthalmologists, evaluates new technologies and techniques and invites them to his practice.
Dr. Ashley completed an oral maxillofacial residency at UAB and also conducted medical research with Uab, the NIH and NASA. Dr. Thomas earned his PhD in optometry from the University of Louisiana at Baton Rouge School of Medicine and his master's degree from Louisiana State University. Martin Langston is a practicing pain specialist specialising in pain management for patients with chronic pain. He attended and graduated from the School of Medicine at St. Mary's University, earning the distinction of having one of the highest scores in his class in the United States and the second highest score in the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists' National Health Examination Survey (NHES). He attends and graduates with an honorary degree in obstetrics and gynecology, having had two years of experience as an assistant professor of medicine and one year as a dentist.