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Free Seminar: A New Start for Every Heart

Aortic stenosis occurs when calcium builds up within the aortic valve, limiting the valve’s ability to open and close. The advancement of aortic stenosis cannot be medically reversed or stopped, ...

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Searching For Your Next Nursing Career Adventure?

Ciao Nurses! Are you searching for your next nursing career adventure? As the healthcare leader in Southwest Louisiana, Lake Charles Memorial Health System offers our nurses more than just a ...

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Orthopedic Surgeon Robert Moukarzel, MD joins Memorial Medical Group

Memorial Medical Group welcomes Robert Moukarzel, MD, a board-certified orthopedic surgeon to its staff. Dr. Moukarzel joins fellow orthopedic surgeons Drs. Thomas Axelrad, Brett Cascio, Nathan Cohen, ...

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Matthew Abraham, MD, Joins Lake Charles Memorial Sleep Health

Lake Charles Memorial welcomes Matthew Abraham, MD, as the new director of Lake Charles Memorial Sleep Health. Dr. Abraham is board-certified and fellowship-trained in sleep medicine and is ...

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Learning to Thrive Without the Nine-To-Five

Retirement is one of the biggest changes in an adult’s life. Big life changes are often accompanied by stress, stress can be a primary risk factor for depression, and depression is often ...

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Michael Costello Joins Lake Charles Memorial as Vice President of Physician Services

Michael Costello, Jr. is the new Vice President of Physician Services for Lake Charles Memorial Health System. Mr. Costello is responsible for the operations of the Memorial Medical Group, which ...

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Memorial Welcomes New Community Outreach Specialist

Lake Charles Memorial Health System welcomes Sally Brockman as the new Community Outreach Specialist in the marketing department. Brockman coordinates monthly seminars for the public, represents the ...

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Brian Harrell, MD Joins Memorial Medical Group

Memorial Medical Group Welcomes Brian Harrell, MD, CAQSM, FAAFP, a board-certified Family Medicine Specialist to its staff as part of the Memorial/LSUHSC Family Medicine Center. He is also ...

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Free Seminar: On the Right Foot -Managing Diabetic Nerve Damage and Wound Care

Managing diabetes is difficult. A chronic disease that is often times incurable, those who suffer face a great many challenges that are unique to the disease, including but not limited to nerve pain ...

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Surgeon Darin Doumite, MD, Joins Memorial Medical Group

Memorial Medical Group Welcomes Darin Doumite, MD, a board-certified and fellowship-trained general surgeon to its staff. He joins fellow surgeons Amanda Ellington, MD, Thomas Rossowski, MD and ...

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Memorial Offers Free Colorectal Cancer Screening

Beginning Monday, March 12, Lake Charles Memorial Health System will once again offer free colorectal screening kits in an effort to help detect colorectal cancer at its earliest—and most ...

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Occupational Therapist, Kelli Moore, achieves Hand Therapy Certification

Occupational Therapist, Kelli Moore, recently achieved a Hand Therapy Certification from the Hand Therapy Certification Commission (HTCC). The nationally recognized certification makes Moore one of ...

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Mark Your Calendars: Tim Coffey Memorial Golf Tournament

For more sponsorship information, contact Leif Pedersen at 337-494-3226. To register today, click here.

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Memorial Doctors Named Top Performers

Eight Lake Charles Memorial primary care doctors were recognized by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana, along with the World Hypertension League, who have 70 percent or more of their patients at ...

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Lake Charles Memorial Hospital 2018 Officers & Members of the Boad of Trustees

Joe Miller, Jr., Chairman Mitchell Adrian, Chairman-Elect/Vice Chairman & Secretary Louis M. Todd, Sr., Past Chairman Charles Whitson, Treasurer Larry M. Graham, President/Assistant Secretary ...

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Memorial Hospital Recognized for Pharmacy Excellence

Lake Charles Memorial Hospital pharmacy recently received two awards from Comprehensive Pharmacy Services (CPS) during their annual meeting and awards program in Scottsdale, Arizona. Memorial was ...

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Family Medicine Specialist, Gerald Mouton, MD, Returns to Memorial Medical Group

Memorial Medical Group welcomes Gerald Mouton, MD, a board-certified family medicine specialist to its staff. He joins fellow family medicine specialists, Donald Higgins, MD, Carolyn Hutchinson, MD, ...

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October: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Thanks to earlier detection –through screening and increased awareness— and better treatments, a woman's risk of dying of breast dropped 38 percent between the late 1980s and 2014, ...

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The Foundation at Lake Charles Memorial Presents On the Town

The Foundation at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital invites you to come out to the Grand Ballroom at L’Auberge Casino Resort for this year’s On the Town celebration from 7pm to 11:00 pm on ...

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Keeping the Beat: Pacemakers and Defibrillators

When the heart’s own natural systems for setting a regular pace don’t function properly, these are considered “electrical” cardiac problems known as arrhythmias. These can ...

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Memorial Hospital for Women and Prien Lake Mall Invite You to INDULGE

Lake Charles Memorial Hospital for Women and the Prien Lake Mall invite women of all ages to INDULGE - a fall fashion and women’s health event that will be held on Thursday, September 14 from ...

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LCMH Establishes the Memorial Relief Fund

Lake Charles Memorial Health System joins the effort to help all of the hospitals and their employees that were in the line of Hurricane Harvey. The Foundation at Lake Charles Memorial established the ...

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Foundation's Moonlight Cruise Rescheduled

Due to prevailing weather conditions, the F3 Moonlight Cruise has been rescheduled to Thursday, September 21. Tickets are still available for purchase online at www.lcmh.com/cruise or by calling ...

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Obstetrician and Gynecologist David McAlpine, MD Joins Memorial Medical Group

Memorial Medical Group Welcomes David McAlpine, MD, a board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist to its staff. He sees patients at his office located at 1890 W. Gauthier Road, Suite 150 at the Lake ...

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Free Seminar: Managing Insomnia Without the Meds

If you find yourself tossing and turning all night and counting sheep just isn’t doing the trick, you are not alone. Nearly one-third of adults will suffer from insomnia at some point in their ...

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