Bridget Bagert, MD, MPH

Director, Ochsner Multiple Sclerosis Center

Dr. Bagert, a New Orleans native, earned her medical degree from LSU in 1997. She completed her residency in Neurology at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, where she served as chief resident in her final year. She then went on to complete a two-year research fellowship in Neuroimmunology and Multiple Sclerosis at Oregon Health & Science University/VA Medical Center in Portland, Oregon. She then earned a Master’s Degree in Public Health at Harvard. She has been in active clinical practice since 2005. She joined Ochsner in 2010 as the Division Chief of Neuroimmunology, and she is actively engaged in MS research at Ochsner. Dr. Bagert is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

Click here to see Dr. Bagert talk about Multiple Sclerosis the Hello Health television program.

Medical School

Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans


Internal Medicine: Soundshore Medical Center of Westchester, New Rochelle, NY


Neurology: Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY


Neuroimmunology and Multiple Sclerosis: Oregon Health & Science University/VA Medical Center, Portland, OR

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