Residencies

Anesthesiology

Director

Robin Stedman, MD

Chair/Section Head

David M. Broussard, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Lana Schiro

Contact Information

laschiro@ochsner.org

504-842-3161

Internal Medicine

Director

William Davis, MD

Chair/Section Head

Coordinator/Manager

Joanna Adams

Contact Information

joadams@ochsner.org

504-842-0245

Neurology

Director

Jose Posas, MD

Chair/Section Head

Richard Zweifler, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Ingrid Sanchez

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Director

Rajiv Gala, MD

Chair/Section Head

George "Jody" Morris, IV MD

Coordinator/Manager

Gabrielle Deemer

Orthopaedic Surgery

Director

Mark S. Meyer, MD

Chair/Section Head

George F. Chimento, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Seimone Kliebert

Contact Information

skliebert@ochsner.org

504-842-5932

Podiatry

Director

Keith Luper, MD

Chair/Section Head

Coordinator/Manager

Seimone Kliebert

Contact Information

skliebert@ochsner.org

504-842-5932

Psychiatry

Director

Trent Desselle, MD

Chair/Section Head

Coordinator/Manager

Beth Sekinger

Contact Information

bsekinger@ochsner.org

504-842-4178

Radiology - Diagnostic

Director

James Milburn, MD

Chair/Section Head

Dennis Kay, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Kathy Dixon

Contact Information

kdixon@ochsner.org

504-842-4796

Surgery

Director

George M. Fuhrman, MD

Chair/Section Head

George E. Loss, Jr., MD, PhD

Coordinator/Manager

Denise Pinkston

Contact Information

dpinkston@ochsner.org

504-842-6829

Urology

Director

Eric Laborde, MD

Chair/Section Head

Stephen Bardot, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Kris Caccioppi

Contact Information

kcaccioppi@ochsner.org

504-842-4985

Fellowships

Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology

Director

Kelly Ural, MD

Chair/Section Head

Coordinator/Manager

Lana Schiro

Contact Information

laschiro@ochsner.org

504-842-3161

Cardiovascular Disease

Director

Hector O. Ventura, MD

Chair/Section Head

Christopher White, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Stephanie House

Contact Information

shouse@ochsner.org

504-842-0879

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Director

Michael Bernard, MD

Chair/Section Head

Christopher White, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Stephanie House

Contact Information

shouse@ochsner.org

504-842-0879

Colon & Rectal Surgery

Director

H. David Vargas, MD

Chair/Section Head

Charles Whitlow, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Kris Caccioppi

Contact Information

kcaccioppi@ochsner.org

504-842-4985

Critical Care Anesthesia

Director

Bobby D. Nossaman, MD

Chair/Section Head

Coordinator/Manager

Lana Schiro

Contact Information

laschiro@ochsner.org

504-842-3161

Endocrinology

Director

Brandy Ann Panunti, MD

Chair/Section Head

Coordinator/Manager

Kathy Cunningham

Gastroenterology

Director

Sean Connolly, MD

Chair/Section Head

Nigel Girgrah, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Beth Sekinger

Contact Information

bsekinger@ochsner.org

504-842-4178

Heart Failure & Transplant

Director

Stacy Mandras, MD

Chair/Section Head

Christopher White, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Stephanie House

Contact Information

shouse@ochsner.org

504-842-0879

Hematology & Medical Oncology

Director

John Cole, MD

Chair/Section Head

Zoe Lyn Lared, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Kathy Cunningham

Infectious Diseases

Director

Obinna Nnedu, MD

Chair/Section Head

Christopher Blais, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Kathy Cunningham

Interventional Cardiology

Director

Rajan A. Patel, MD

Chair/Section Head

Christopher White, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Stephanie House

Contact Information

shouse@ochsner.org

504-842-0879

Maternal Fetal Medicine

Director

Joseph Biggio, MD

Chair/Section Head

Coordinator/Manager

Gabrielle Deemer

Nephrology

Director

Ivo Lukitsch, MD

Chair/Section Head

Juan Carlos Velez, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Joanna Adams

Contact Information

joadams@ochsner.org

504-842-0245

Obstetric Anesthesiology

Director

Adrianne Ray, MD

Chair/Section Head

Armin Schubert, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Lana Schiro

Contact Information

laschiro@ochsner.org

504-842-3161

Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Director

Paul Celestre, MD

Chair/Section Head

George Chimento, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Gerrie Chaisson

Contact Information

gchaisson@ochsner.org

504-842-6793

Pain Medicine

Director

Gassan Chaiban, MD

Chair/Section Head

Coordinator/Manager

Lana Schiro

Contact Information

laschiro@ochsner.org

504-842-3161

Rheumatology

Director

Robert Quinet, MD

Chair/Section Head

William Davis, MD

Coordinator/Manager

Joanna Adams

Contact Information

joadams@ochsner.org

504-842-0245

Thoracic Surgery

Director

Michael Bates, MD

Chair/Section Head

Coordinator/Manager

Kris Caccioppi

Contact Information

kcaccioppi@ochsner.org

504-842-4985

Vascular Neurology

Director

Gabriel Vidal, MD

Chair/Section Head

Coordinator/Manager

Ingrid Sanchez

Vascular Surgery

Director

Hernan Bazan, MD

Chair/Section Head

Coordinator/Manager

Denise Pinkston

Contact Information

dpinkston@ochsner.org

504-842-6829