Leonardo Seoane, MD

Leonardo Seoane

Specialties Offered

Dr. Seoane earned his medical degree from LSU and completed an internship in Internal Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He returned to LSU for his residency, also in Internal Medicine, followed by a Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine fellowship at LSU and a Lung Transplant fellowship at Ochsner.  Dr. Seoane has been on staff at Ochsner since early 2002.


Titles Held

Co-Medical Director, Lung Transplant
Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine
Deputy Head of School for Curriculum, University of Queensland/Ochsner Clinical School

Clinical Interests

infectious complications post-lung transplant, cardiovascular disease in lung transplantation, critical care and palliative care education

Languages Spoken


Certifications Held

American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Medical School: Louisiana State University School of Medicine
  • Internship: University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Residency: Louisiana State University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Louisiana State University Medical Center / Ochsner Health Center