Opelousas General Health System would like to welcome Dr. Adam Shepard, Nephrologist to the OGHS Medical Staff. He is originally from Baltimore, MD.
The deadline is quickly approaching for sponsorships for Opelousas Pregnancy Center’s Be the Spark Gala
Dr. Luris Sanchez has announced the opening of her weight loss clinic featuring Compounded Semaglutide Weight Loss Injections with 2 locations – Opelousas and Lafayette.
Please see the information included with this announcement about the Community Baby Shower set for Saturday, August 19th this year.
St. Landry, LA – The St. Landry Parish Government is announcing two upcoming Community Health Fairs in Eunice and Sunset, aimed at promoting the well-being of families in the community.
Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center has announced that Cody L. Milliman, M.D., an American Board of Internal Medicine-certified medical oncologist, is joining its expansive cancer care team – Louisiana’s largest team focused 100 percent on cancer care.
At age 72, Mr. Bill Fontenot has won more battles than he can count. He spent his entire career in public service working at the Louisiana Department of Transportation & Development and serving as St. Landry Parish president for eight years and eight months.
Proclaimed by Mayor Donald Cravins in 2013, that August be recognized as National Breastfeeding Month by the City of Opelousas and the Parish of St. Landry, and because World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated internationally August 1-7, Opelousas General Health System plans to celebrate by hosting a free Community Baby Shower.
Dr. Kalyan Veerina, interventional cardiologist at Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) in Opelousas, is the first in the area to use the Lightning Bolt™ 7 system by Penumbra, Inc. to extract blood clots quickly and efficiently from peripheral arteries. The procedure was performed at Opelousas General Health System.
Yesterday, June 15, 2023, was World Elderly Abuse Awareness Day. Our senior citizens should not live a life of abuse.Please read.
Vitamin D: Why do dietitians and nutritionists encourage a balanced diet of fruits, vegetables, grains, protein and dairy (or sources of calcium for those who cannot consume dairy?).