Doctors & Departments

Expert Care From the Region’s Top Neurological Specialists

The NeuroMedical Center is the region’s largest team of experts solely focused on specialized care for the brain, spine, and nervous system including surgery and rehabilitation.  Our multidisciplinary approach and ground-breaking treatments keep us at the forefront of neurological care, making us the premier choice of referring doctors in the Gulf South region. These specialists work together to offer wide-ranging, seamlessly connected neurological care for 125,000 patients annually. Click on a department to learn more or scroll down to meet our physicians.

NEUROSURGERY

The largest neurosurgical group in Louisiana performs more brain and spine surgeries than any other group in the South.

CHARLES R. BOWIE, M.D., Adult Neurosurgeon at The NeuroMedical Center

Charles R. Bowie, M.D.
Adult Neurosurgeon

LUKE A. CORSTEN, M.D., Adult Neurosurgeon at The NeuroMedical Center

Luke A. Corsten, M.D.
Adult Neurosurgery

GREG L. FAUTHEREE, M.D., Adult Neurosurgeon at The NeuroMedical Center

Gregory L. Fautheree, M.D.
Adult Neurosurgeon

ALLEN S. JOSEPH, M.D., Pediatric Neurosurgeon at The NeuroMedical Center

Allen S. Joseph, M.D.
Pediatric Neurosurgeon

HORACE L. MITCHELL, M.D., Adult Neurosurgeon at The NeuroMedical Center

Horace L. Mitchell, M.D.
Adult Neurosurgeon

ERIC K. OBERLANDER, M.D., Adult Neurosurgeon at The NeuroMedical Center

Eric K. Oberlander, M.D.
Adult Neurosurgeon

KELLY J. SCRANTZ, M.D., Adult Neurosurgeon at The NeuroMedical Center

Kelly J. Scrantz, M.D.
Adult Neurosurgeon

SCOTT W. SOLEAU, M.D., Adult Neurosurgeon at The NeuroMedical Center

Scott W. Soleau, M.D.
Adult Neurosurgeon

RICHARD A. STANGER, M.D., Adult Neurosurgeon at The NeuroMedical Center

Richard A. Stanger, M.D.
Adult Neurosurgeon

Paul J. Waguespack, M.D., Adult Neurosurgeon at The NeuroMedical Center

Paul J. Waguespack, M.D.
Adult Neurosurgeon

NEUROLOGY

The region’s largest team of board certified, fellowship-trained neurologists expertly treat the full range of nervous system disorders.

GERALD J. CALEGAN, M.D., Neurologist and Movement Disorder Specialist at The NeuroMedical Center

Gerald J. Calegan, M.D.
Movement Disorder Neurologist

APRIL A. ERWIN, M.D., Neurologist and MS Specialist at The NeuroMedical Center

April A. Erwin, M.D.
MS Neurologist

DARIUSZ W. GAWRONSKI, M.D., Neurologist & Neuro-Rehabilitation Specialist at The NeuroMedical Center

Dariusz W. Gawronski, M.D.
Neurologist

B. Glenn Kidder, M.D, Neurologist and Movement Disorder Specialist at The NeuroMedical Center

B. Glenn Kidder, M.D.
Movement Disorder Neurologist

JON D. OLSON, M.D., Neurologist and Neuro-Oncologist at The NeuroMedical Center

Jon D. Olson, M.D.
Neurologist / Neuro-Oncologist

KULDEEP V. PATEL , M.D., Neurologist & Epilepsy Specialist at The NeuroMedical Center

Kuldeep V. Patel, M.D.
Neurologist / Neurophysiologist

Rebecca-E.-Whiddon,-M.D.

Rebecca E. Whiddon, M.D.
Movement Disorder Neurologist

PAIN MANAGEMENT

Louisiana’s top providers of spine-related pain management and offering the full range of non-surgical care for all types of chronic and acute pain.

WILLIAM J. GRAUGNARD, M.D., Interventional Pain Specialist at The NeuroMedical Center

William J. Graugnard, M.D.
Interventional Pain Specialist

MARTIN A. LANGSTON, M.D., Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) Specialist at The NeuroMedical Center

Martin A. Langston, M.D.
PM&R / Pain Medicine Specialist

JOHN E. NYBOER, M.D., Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) Specialist at The NeuroMedical Center

John E. Nyboer, M.D.
PM&R / Pain Medicine Specialist

SCOTT D. NYBOER, M.D., Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) Specialist at The NeuroMedical Center

Scott D. Nyboer, M.D.
PM&R / Pain Medicine Specialist

SAMIR K. PATEL, M.D., Interventional Pain Specialist at The NeuroMedical Center

Samir K. Patel, M.D.
Interventional Pain Specialist

JYOTI S. PHAM, M.D., Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) Specialist at The NeuroMedical Center

Jyoti S. Pham, M.D.
PM&R / Pain Medicine Specialist

NEUROPSYCHOLOGY

Leading psychological experts specializing in the evaluation and treatment of patients with known or suspected brain-related illnesses and injuries.

DARLA M.R. BURNETT, PH.D., M.P., Clinical Psychologist at The NeuroMedical Center

Darla M.R. Burnett, Ph.D., M.P.
Clinical Psychologist

JESSICA L. BROWN, PH.D., M.P., Clinical Psychologist at The NeuroMedical Center

Jessica L. Brown, Ph.D., M.P.
Clinical Psychologist

BROOKE B. COLE, PH.D., M.P., Clinical Psychologist at The NeuroMedical Center

Brooke B. Cole, Ph.D., M.P.
Clinical Psychologist

PAUL M. DAMMERS, PH.D., M.P., FACPN, Neuropsychologist at The NeuroMedical Center

Paul M. Dammers, Ph.D., M.P., FACPN
Neuropsychologist

 

NEURORADIOLOGY

Our pair of neurologists offering over 60 years of combined experience performing and interpreting advanced neuro-imaging studies.  Their skills and expertise play a key role in faster and more accurate diagnoses for our patients and their families.

RICHARD W. FOSTER, M.D., Neuroradiologist at The NeuroMedical Center

Richard W. Foster, M.D.
Neuroradiologist

R. STEPHEN WILLIAMS, M.D., Neuroradiologist at The NeuroMedical Center

R. Stephen Williams, M.D.
Neuroradiologist

OUR CLINICAL STAFF

The board certified physician assistants and nurse practitioners at The NeuroMedical Center work hand-in-hand with our physicians to provide you with a high level of neurological care. Like our physicians, these clinicians specialize in treating conditions of the brain, spine, and nervous system.  They work hard to make sure our patients are well-informed of their medical condition and will go to great lengths to ensure you understand your treatment options and fully prepared for your scheduled procedure.

KAREN ADAIR, PA-C

Karen Adair, PA-C 
Neurology

 

TAYLOR BISHOP, PA-C

Taylor Bishop, PA-C 
Neurosurgery

SHAYNE BRIZZARD, PA-C

Shayne Brizzard, PA-C
Neurosurgery

AMANDA BUCHER, PA-C

Amanda Bucher, PA-C 
Neurosurgery

VALARIE COMEAU, PA-C

Valarie Comeau, PA-C 
Neurosurgery

TAMRA CORBAN, PA-C

Tamra Corban, PA-C 
Neurosurgery

KATE COSTANZA, PA-C

Kate Costanza, PA-C 
Neurosurgery

DARREN COUVILLION, PA-C

Darren Couvillion, PA-C 
Neurosurgery

SANDRA-DEFELICE,-PA-C

Sandra DeFelice, PA-C
Neurosurgery

SAVANNAH DIAZ, PA-C

Savannah Diaz, PA-C 
Neurology

KRISTEN DUBOIS, NP

Kristen Dubois, NP
Neurosurgery

PATTI GRANZIN, APRN, FNP

Patti Granzin, PA-C 
Pain Management

SARAH HENTHORN, PA-C

Sarah Hammonds, PA-C 
Pain Management

EMILY LANIER, PA-C

Emily Lanier, PA-C 
Pain Management

MARK LOUPE, PA-C

Mark Loupe, PA-C 
Neurosurgery

DANIEL LONG, PA-C

Daniel Long, PA-C 
Neurosurgery

KRISTIN MCINTYRE, PA-C

Kristin McIntyre, PA-C 
Neurosurgery

LAURA OSTERMILLER, APRN, AGNP

Laura Ostermiller, APRN, AGNP 
Pain Management

ALEXANDRA RAU, PA-C

Alexandra Rau, PA-C 
Neurosurgery

MELANIE ROBERTS-BOYD, NP

Melanie Roberts-Boyd, NP 
Neurology

LISA SCHAVRIEN, PA-C

Lisa Schavrien, PA-C
Neurosurgery

SARAH WATTS, PA-C

Sarah Watts, PA-C
Neurosurgery

TANAYA YIDIN, PA-C

Tanaya Yidin, PA-C 
Neurosurgery