Louis R. Minsky, MD

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

The doctor-patient relationship is perhaps the most important facet of health care and wellness.  Knowing that your physician is going to hear what you have to say is just as important as knowing that he or she will make the correct diagnosis and administer the proper treatment.  Having the time and willingness to develop this relationship allows my practice to better serve your healthcare needs both physically and emotionally.  We care and are excited that you care also.

Physician Profile

Education

Undergraduate
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA
Bachelor of Science, Microbiology 1981
Dean's List
Medical School
Louisiana State University Medical Center
New Orleans, LA
Doctorate of Medicine 1985
Internship
Earl K. Long Memorial Hospital
Baton Rouge, LA
1985-1986
Residency
Earl K. Long Memorial Hospital
Baton Rouge, LA
Family Practice 1986-1988
Chief Resident 1987

Professional Society Memberships

American Academy of Family Physicians
American Medical Association
American College of Physician Executives
Louisiana State Medical Society
Louisiana Academy of Family Physician
East Baton Rouge Parish Medical Society

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Assistant Professor, Louisiana State University Medical Center, School of Medicine in New Orleans 1988-present
Medical Director, Quality Management of General Health Systems 2000-2005
Medical Director, Metropolitan Medical Response System, East Baton Rouge Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness 2003-present
Medical Director, Clinical Informatics of General Health System 2005-present
Chief Deputy Coroner, East Baton Rouge Parish 2005-2012
Baton Rouge General Medical Center
- Medical Executive Committee 1991-present
- Chairman, Quality Oversight Committee 1996-2003
- Credentials Committee 2003-present
Board Member, Louisiana Health Care Quality Forum 2012-present

Hospital Affiliations

Baton Rouge General Hospital
Our Lady of Lake Hospital

Honors and Awards

Best Doctors in America® 2013-2014

Certifications

Diplomate, American Board of Family Practice

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Danny

    When ever I become ill, Dr. Minsky responds no matter where he is at in a timely manner too! Feel like he is a close friend and a ...

  • Member: Roy

    Dr Minsky Thank you so much for your interest in my overall health and inviting me to be part of MDVIP I have every confidence in...

  • Member: Danny

    Our long-time experience with Dr. Minsky and his staff has been wonderful. The care given by them is incredible. Dr. Minsky has ...

  • Member: Earline

    After a relapse of C. Diff resulting in a prolonged hospitalization Dr. Minsky came to visit me in the hospital. I was very disco...