Daniel Larriviere , MD, JD

Daniel Larriviere
Ochsner Medical Center 1514 Jefferson Hwy. New Orleans, LA 70121  1-866-OCHSNER

Specialties Offered

Dr. Larriviere, a native of Texas, earned his Law Degree in 1991 and went on to earn his medical degree in 1998 from Baylor College of Medicine.  He completed his residency in Neurology at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA and then went on to complete his Fellowship in Neurophysiology at the University of Virginia in 2003.  In 2005 he completed the Greenwall Fellowship in Bioethics and Health Policy at Johns Hopkins School of Public Health in Baltimore, MD.  He has been active in teaching medical students, residents and law students since 2003.  He joined Ochsner in 2011 as the Residency Program Director and the Vice Chair for the Department of Neurology.  In 2012 he became Interim Chair for the Department of Neurology.  Dr. Larriviere is actively involved in the American Academy of Neurology, where he serves as the Chair of the Ethics, Law and Humanities Committee, a joint committee of the Academy, the Child Neurology Society and the American Neurological Association.  He is also a long-standing faculty member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Law School: Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 1991

Titles Held

Acting Chair, Department of Neurology
Residency Program Director

Clinical Interests

Neuromuscular Disease, Electrophysiology, bioethics.

Languages Spoken


Certifications Held

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

  • Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
  • Residency: University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 2002
  • Fellowship: : Neurophysiology Fellow at the University of Virginia 2003; Greenwall Fellow in Bioethics & Health Policy at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 2005