Thursday, August 07, 2014
Memorial Welcomes Clifford Courville, MD
Memorial Medical Group welcomes Clifford Courville, MD, a fellowship-trained pulmonologist. He will join Drs. Robert Broussard, Manley Jordan, Gary Kohler and Ben Thompson on the staff of Pulmonary Associates of Southwest Louisiana, located at 2770 3rd Avenue, Suite 110 in Lake Charles.
Dr. Courville received his bachelors of science degree from Louisiana State University A&M, where he graduated with a 4.0 grade point average. He then graduated from the LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans, where he received many awards for his outstanding performance, including the John B. Bobear Pulmonary Award, the ACP Internal Medicine Award of Excellence and the Richard M. Padison, MD Award for Physician’s Physician. Dr. Courville then headed east to the University of Alabama at Birmingham to complete his internal medicine internship and residency, as well as his fellowship in pulmonology. While there, he once again received several awards including Best Teaching Intern and Best Teaching Resident.
A member of the American College of Chest Physicians and the American Thoracic Society, Dr. Courville diagnoses and treats a variety of diseases and conditions of the chest including COPD, pneumonia, asthma, emphysema and other pulmonary and respiratory conditions. For more information, call Pulmonary Associates of Southwest Louisiana at 337-494-2750.