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Ochsner Health Center – East Causeway Approach Now Open in Mandeville

Ochsner Health System, the St. Tammany Chamber of Commerce and local leaders recently celebrated the opening of Ochsner Health Center – East Causeway Approach. The new facility, conveniently located at 3235 East Causeway Approach, will offer primary care, pediatrics, endocrinology, lab services and radiology.  read more

Ochsner Baptist Offers UroLift® System to Treat Patients for Enlarged Prostate

Ochsner Baptist – A Campus of Ochsner Medical Center is now treating patients with the UroLift® System, a proven, minimally invasive technology to treat men suffering from symptoms associated with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, or BPH. read more

Ochsner Medical Center Launches Infection-Fighting Robots to Enhance Patient Safety

Ochsner Medical Center – Jefferson Highway is setting a new standard for patient care by deploying Xenex LightStrike® Germ-Zapping Robots® to improve patient safety and reduce the risk of healthcare-associated infections (HAI).   read more

Tips for Staying Safe and Healthy After a Hurricane

As residents look at any rainfall damage from Hurricane Harvey, physicians at Ochsner Health System are advising everyone to be extremely cautious as they begin the clean up process. read more

Ochsner Offers Tips for Reducing Anxiety During and After A Hurricane

As Southeast Louisiana residents await the eastern edge of Hurricane Harvey, stress and anxiety levels and tension are understandably on the rise. Ochsner Health System offers the following advice for reducing “natural disaster stress” amongst loved ones. read more

Hospital: No ‘misdiagnosis’ by fired Saints doctors

The hospital system employing two recently fired New Orleans Saints team physicians says its review of the doctors' work yielded no evidence of a "misdiagnosis" or even an unusual diagnosis. read more

Ochsner Announces Michael R. Boh Center for Child Development

Today, Ochsner Hospital for Children announced plans for the Michael R. Boh Center for Child Development. The Boh Center for Child Development will offer personalized, family-centered patient care to children with neuro-muscular, or physical disabilities, and neuro-cognitive, behavioral and communication-related conditions such as autism. The facility is, in part, generously... read more

Partners Acquire BrightMatter Technology for Neurosurgery

Today, St. Tammany Parish Hospital and Ochsner Health System announced next steps in bringing complex neurological care to patients on the North Shore. BrightMatter™, the latest innovation in brain tumor and disease diagnoses and surgery, is now available to patients at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans as well... read more

Ochsner Offers Tips to Keep Your Family Safe Around Fireworks this Fourth of July

With the Independence Day holiday around the corner, fireworks may seem like a fun way for your family to celebrate our nation’s birthday. Dr. Monica Williams with Ochsner Health Center - Destrehan offers the following tips for staying safe around fireworks this Fourth of July. read more

Slidell Memorial Hospital and Ochsner Expand Partnership with New Comprehensive Weight Loss Center

On Tuesday, May 16, Slidell Memorial Hospital and Ochsner Medical Center – North Shore celebrated the grand opening of the Slidell Comprehensive Weight Loss Center. read more

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