Dr. Paul Rachal Named Family Physician of the Year
Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group congratulates Dr. Paul Rachal for his selection by the Louisiana Academy of Family Practice as Louisiana Family Practice Doctor of the Year.
The Louisiana Academy of Family Physicians (LAFP) recognized Dr. Rachal as its 2013 LAFP Family Physician of the Year during the annual Awards and Installation Ceremony held in New Orleans, LA in August. This award recognizes Dr. Rachal’s years of service to his patients, his dedication to Family Medicine and his contributions to developing and improving the profession for future physicians and their patients. Letters of endorsement were received from patients, colleagues and friends who have known Dr. Rachal for numerous years, where he has been delivering health care to the State of Louisiana.
Dr. Rachal received his medical degree from Louisiana State Medical School in New Orleans. He completed a Family Practice residency at Earl K. Long Medical Center in Baton Rouge and Ochsner Clinic of Baton Rouge. Dr. Rachal is a preceptor for Tulane University Medical students as well as Our Lady of the Lake College Physician Assistant students. He is a member of the Louisiana Academy of Family Physicians and the American Academy of Family Physicians. He practices at Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group Family Practice of New Roads.