A Department of Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner
Ochsner Health Center – LaPlace Medical offers a variety of primary services. Our team of physicians, nurse practitioners and other healthcare experts are on hand to serve patients in the river parishes. Conveniently located in LaPlace, this location enjoys the look and feel of a small group practice, but shares in the support, resources and great reputation of the entire Ochsner Health System.
Why Ochsner Health Center - LaPlace?
We are making healthcare easy. One huge advantage of having a primary care doctor at Ochsner is our electronic medical record. Wherever you go in the Ochsner network, your medical history goes with you and is accessible by specialists, urgent cares and ERs all across the Gulf South.
We are also making it easier to connect you to your doctor at any time with MyOchsner. You can call or message your doctor, schedule appointments, submit refill requests for medication and schedule preventive health reminders to help you stay on track. MyOchsner also allows you to view your results and connect your family to your records and treatment team.
Schedule an Appointment
Ochsner Health Center - LaPlace Medical is conveniently located at 735 W. 5th St. in LaPlace. We are open five days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. offering primary care services.
We offer same-day and next-day appointments. We also offer virtual visits. If you are a new patient, your first appointment is at the discretion of the provider. Learn more about virtual visits, here.
- Chronic Care Management
- Diabetes Management
- Family Medicine
- Internal Medicine
- Primary Care
- Smoke Cessation Services
- Occupational Medicine
Medications and Prescription Refills
Please bring medications or a list of medications with dosage and number of times per day they are taken, including over the counter medications, to your appointment. If you need a prescription refill, please call your pharmacy. They will submit a request to the doctor for you. Please allow 3-5 days for prescription refills.
- Check in 15 minutes prior to your appointment
- Bring your appointment slip and any other paperwork received from Ochsner
- Have your insurance card and photo ID available
- Be prepared to make your co-payment (if applicable)
- Please advise the receptionist if you should need to leave the waiting area for any reason