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


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
Earl K. Long Memorial Hospital
Baton Rouge, LA
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
Chief of Staff, Baton Rouge General

Hospital Affiliations

Baton Rouge General Hospital
Our Lady of Lake Hospital

Honors and Awards

Best Doctors in America® 2013-2014


Diplomate, American Board of Family Practice

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Billie

    It goes without saying that I think my doctor, Louis Minsky, is second to none! Not only does he possess up-to-date medical knowl...

  • Member: Danny

    Dr. Minsky is a LIFESAVER.....We will never be able to thank him enough for the wonderful care he has given me and wife! I conside...

  • Member: Patricia

    Awesome doctor. No complaints at all. He is ALWAYS there when I need him. Not only a great doctor but also a VERY good friend. Th...

  • 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 ...