Louis R. Minsky, MD

Family Medicine
8585 Picardy Avenue Suite 513
Baton Rouge, LA 70809 Get Directions
225.819.1188
Louis R. Minsky, MD
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Annual Membership Fee

450.00 every 3 months
900.00 every 6 months
1,800.00 each year

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.
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Dr. Minsky's Credentials

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Residency:
Earl K. Long Memorial Hospital
Baton Rouge, LA
Family Practice 1986-1988
Chief Resident 1987

Internship:
Earl K. Long Memorial Hospital
Baton Rouge, LA
1985-1986

Medical School:
Louisiana State University Medical Center
New Orleans, LA
Doctorate of Medicine 1985

Undergraduate:
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA
Bachelor of Science, Microbiology 1981
Dean's List

Diplomate, American Board of Family Practice
Baton Rouge General Hospital
Our Lady of Lake Hospital
Best Doctors in America® 2013-2014
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
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
from Andrea in LA March 18, 2018 for Louis R. Minsky, MD

I have always enjoyed, and know that I will continue to enjoy, my visits with Dr. Minsky. I have been a returning patient for years, and there has never been a day where I felt Dr. Minsky was not providing me with the best care and recommendations on how to improve my health. He and his staff are always personable, professional, and proficient. I cannot begin to express the depth of… See more

from Jerry in LA March 11, 2018 for Louis R. Minsky, MD

Louis, you Are the best! Especially on weekends and when I am out of the country and get sick, which lately has been often! Thanks for being there.

Jerry S.

from John in MS March 6, 2018 for Louis R. Minsky, MD

I actually enjoy visits with Dr. Minsky and staff. Thanks

from Gail in LA March 5, 2018 for Louis R. Minsky, MD

I am so happy you are my doctor, Louis! My biggest worry in moving to Baton Rouge was finding a doctor that I had easy access to when something popped up. Getting in touch with you is so easy I wonder why I ever worried about it. Thank you more than you know.

from Sydney in LA March 5, 2018 for Louis R. Minsky, MD

Happy Doctors' Day! I appreciate greatly the fact that you will respond promptly to any request for advice, even if the request is made on a weekend. Additionally, I am comforted by the fact that you have been so thorough in evaluating each and every complaint I have had.

Thank you for being available to Gail and me whenever you are needed.

from Billie in LA March 4, 2018 for Louis R. Minsky, MD

Dr. Minsky is second to none, in my humble opinion. He has always been there for me personally and when my husband was dying with lung cancer anytime I needed him during regular hours or after hours.

I would--and do--recommend him to anyone looking for an excellent doctor who treats the whole person, not just his physical ailments. He is the best!

from Ferrell in LA March 4, 2018 for Louis R. Minsky, MD

Three years ago Dr Minsky noticed in my annual physical that I was anemic. He talked with me extensively about the problem and how he thought we should go about finding the cause. He suggested we do some testing to start eliminating problems that may be causing my anemia. I went though all test Dr Minsky suggested and nothing was found. Dr Minsky, still not satisfied, suggested I see a… See more

from Carolyn in LA March 2, 2018 for Louis R. Minsky, MD

I have known Dr Minsky for many years. He is always willing to listen and direct me in ways to lead me to better health. He is kind, knowledgeable and very thorough. My experience with Dr Minsky has always been positive. Happy Dr's Day and thank you.

from Herb in LA March 1, 2018 for Louis R. Minsky, MD

The personal attention we receive from you and your staff is greatly appreciated.

from Howard in LA March 1, 2018 for Louis R. Minsky, MD

Your medical expertise, advice, guidance, and counsel is greatly appreciated and invaluable to me. Mere words are inadequate to express my gratitude.

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