Services & Specialties

3D Mammography

Early detection is the best defense against breast cancer. The American Cancer Society recommends that every woman over 40 should receive a mammography once a…

Abdominal Surgery & Whipple Procedure

Abdominal surgery encompasses a wide range of procedures including the following: esophagectomy, gastrectomy, cholecystectomy (gallbladder), pancreatectomy (“Whipple Procedure”), splenectomy, appendectomy and liver resection. Ochsner surgeons…

Acute Psychiatry

The Ochsner Mental Health team provides short-term crisis intervention and treatment for people with severe depression, acute anxiety disorders and acute psychotic disorders. The 14-bed…

Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer and Survivorship Program

Age Appropriate, Comprehensive Cancer Care The Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer and Survivorship Program at Ochsner provides treatment for patients ages 15 - 39 with…

Advanced Endoscopy

Extensive experience, premier skills, a multidisciplinary team approach, the latest technological advances, and innovative research propel the Advanced Endoscopy Program at Ochsner Medical Center on…

Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology

The Ochsner Health System Section of Allergy and Immunology consists of board-certified physicians who treat both adult and pediatric patients. For your convenience, allergy services…

Alternative Birthing Options

Design Your Delivery As you prepare to welcome your baby into the world, there are so many things to consider. For your comfort and peace…

Alternative Birthing Options: Baptist Women’s Pavilion

Perkin Alternative Birthing Center (ABC) at the Ochsner Baptist Women's Pavilion The Perkin Alternative Birthing Center features a staff of Certified Nurse Midwives who provide…

Alternative Birthing Options: Baton Rouge

Design Your Delivery As you prepare to welcome your baby into the world, there are so many things to consider. For your comfort and peace…

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

Every year, nearly 5,000 people in America are diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain…