Catherine C. Baucom, MD, PhD

3.8 of 5 Stars
Based on 9 Patient Verified Ratings

Dr. Baucom is a native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She completed her MD and PhD at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA. She completed her intern year of general surgery at the University of Mississippi in Jackson, MS. She returned to Tulane University School of Medicine to complete her general surgery residency. She is a surgical breast oncologist who specializes in overall woman’s health with an emphasis on breast care. She works with Dr. Robert Elliott at the Elliott, Barnett, Head Breast Cancer Research & Treatment Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

This center is a comprehensive breast center that uses the latest diagnostic technology in breast health and cancer screening. Every woman knows the result of her mammogram before leaving our office. We also offer individualized vaccines for certain types of cancers including breast, prostate, colon, lung, and ovarian. We are one of the few centers in Louisiana that use thermography as part of our breast cancer screening. We offer a unique, compassionate, individualized, and comprehensive approach to breast health and breast cancer screening.

Medical School

Tulane University School of Medicine


Department of Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA

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