About this service:

Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport’s Psychiatry program is the foremost leader in psychiatric care in the region. Psychiatric services are provided to more than 15,000 patients annually by faculty physicians, residents and staff placing special emphasis on compassionate and comprehensive patient care. Ochsner LSU Health anchors a family of clinics and hospitals which include Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport – Academic Medical Center and Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport – Monroe Medical Center, outpatient treatment, psychiatric crisis inpatient treatment, and extended inpatient psychiatric treatment.

Our commitment to mental health research spans nearly two decades and continues to support vigorous research initiatives. It is our mission to seek new ways to treat and prevent psychiatric illnesses affecting our community.