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At Memorial, we treat people not just illness or injury. Our patients’ lives are touched by the compassion and expertise of our team every day, whether it’s a lifesaving treatment or simply a kind word. Every patient’s story is unique and we are grateful for those who allow us to share them.

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"Buddy Russ" - Cancer Treatment, Close to Home

Russ Conrad, a local radio DJ, also known as “Buddy Russ” to Southwest Louisiana residents, was diagnosed with cancer in December 2021. Like most patients, it was the last thing he would ever expect to deal with.