Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group Opens Primary Care for Women
This week, Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group opened Primary Care for Women. The clinic offers a full spectrum of healthcare services for women ages 18 and older. The clinic features a comfortable, spa-like environment and provides primary and preventive care to meet the unique medical needs of the female patient. The clinic also provides nutritional and dietary services and counseling.
“Women, like men and children, have different healthcare needs. This clinic was created to give women access to primary care and specialty care delivered by physicians who focus on the unique healthcare needs women may be faced with at different stages of their lives,” said Katherine Pearce, MD.
The clinic is staffed by Dr. Jeri Johnson and Dr. Katherine Pearce. Both are Board Certified in Internal Medicine. Through this clinic patients have access to preventive healthcare, comprehensive physical exams, evaluation and care of chronic illnesses, well woman visits, breast cancer screenings, executive woman’s wellness, cardiovascular screenings, nutritional and dietary services and more.
Dr. Johnson received her medical degree from LSU in New Orleans. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Wake Forest University in Winston Salem, North Carolina. She is a member of the American College of Physicians and the American Society of Internal Medicine.
Dr. Pearce received her medical degree from LSU in Shreveport. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She is a fellow of the American College of Physicians.
Primary Care for Women is located in the O’Donovan Medical Plaza at 5131 O’Donovan Drive, Suite 201. For more information or to schedule an appointment call (225) 374-0220.