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lafayette hospitalsLafayette General Health features two of Acadiana’s premier teaching hospitals, University Health & Clinics and Lafayette General Medical Center.
lghThe Bariatric Surgery Department at Lafayette General Medical Center is accredited as a Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP). This weight loss surgery can be performed in Lafayette, LA at LGMC and is increasingly common.
gastroenterologist lafayette laCancer Center of Acadiana spans across South Louisiana, bringing closer to home world renowned cancer treatments normally found at medical centers in Houston and New Orleans. The American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer (CoC) granted a 3-year accreditation to CCA. Many believe it's difficult to find cancer treatment nearby, but we have CoC treatment centers in Lafayette, Eunice, Abbeville, Crowley, New Iberia, and Opelousas.
lafayette la hospitalsLafayette General’s Breast Center is a designated Breast Imaging Center of Excellence. Accreditations by the American College of Radiology include Breast MRI, Breast Ultrasound, Commuted Tomography (CT), Mammography, Positron Emission Tomography (PET) and Stereotactic Biopsy. 
lafayette hospitals louisianaAfter undergoing an on-site evaluation and demonstrating compliance with nationally developed standards for stroke care, Lafayette General Medical Center earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval™ for certification as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center.
lgh hospitalThe neuroscience program at Lafayette General Medical Center (LGMC) attained Center of Excellence status in 2012 based on the results of a Neuroscience Center of Excellence® survey. On staff is:
  • Dr. Alan Appley
  • Dr. Thomas Burtuccini
  • Dr. Dani Bidros
  • Dr. William Brennan
  • Dr. Jason Cormier
  • Dr. Stephen Goldware
  • Dr. Patrick Juneau
  • Dr. Ricado Leoni
  • Dr. Ilyas Munshi
  • Dr. Jayme Trahan
la hospitalThe orthopedics program was awarded The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® receiving the Disease-Specific Care Certification for Joint Replacement Knee, Hip and Shoulder. Lafayette General is home to some of the most talented Orthpedic surgeons in the field today.
08/14/18

Lafayette General Southwest becomes Lafayette General Orthopaedic Hospital, Acadiana’s first hospital dedicated to orthopaedics

Orthopaedic Center of Excellence to also house post-acute facility

Back row, from left: James Hlavacek, M.D., orthopaedic trauma; Otis Drew, M.D., orthopaedic surgery; Paul C. Buzhardt, M.D., orthopaedic surgery; Stanley Foster, M.D., orthopaedic surgery; Adam Kennedy, M.D., orthopaedic surgery  From row, from left: Brian Etier, M.D., orthopaedic surgery; Scott Yerger, M.D., orthopaedic surgery, Angela Mayeux-Hebert, M.D., orthopaedic surgery; John Schutte, M.D., orthopaedic surgery; Blaine Walton, M.D., orthopaedic trauma
08/06/18

Lafayette General Medical Center unveils Xenex LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robots

New technology destroys deadly pathogens and bacteria lurking on hospital surfaces

Cindy, one of five new Xenex LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robots™ at LGMC
08/01/18

Lafayette General Health appoints Nancy Broadhurst as executive director to Foundation while Cian Robinson moves to new role of strategic investment oversight

Nancy Broadhurst has been appointed as the new executive director of the Lafayette General Foundation, and Cian Robinson has accepted a position with Lafayette General Health as Executive Director of Innovation, Research and Real Estate Investments.

Nancy Broadhurst   |   Cian Robinson

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