Baton Rouge General Expands Women's Health Program


Baton Rouge, LA. - Baton Rouge General Medical Center and private physicians network Baton Rouge General Physicians announced today the expansion of its comprehensive Women's Health program. Five women's health specialists Drs. Evelyn Hayes, Jane Peek, Jo Anne Barrios, Kimberly Neathamer-Guillory and Nurse Practitioner Erin Michel have joined Baton Rouge General Physicians, collectively bringing more than 75 years of seasoned obstetrical, gynecologic and related women's health clinical experience to the organization.

"Baton Rouge General's expansion of OB/GYN medical staff represents our hospital and Baton Rouge General Physicians' long-term commitment to the comprehensive health and wellness of women of all ages in our community," states Baton Rouge General Medical Center President and CEO Bill Holman. "Our team is proud to announce the addition of these new specialists who will undoubtedly enhance the depth of our current women's health programs." In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Peek will also continue to serve as Obstetrics and Gynecology Clerkship Director and Clinical Assistant Professor for Tulane School of Medicine's satellite campus at Baton Rouge General. Baton Rouge General's Chief Medical Officer and Dean of Tulane School of Medicine's Satellite Campus Dr. Floyd "Flip" Roberts adds, "Importantly, this initiative will also enhance the medical education we provide our physician and clinician students, residents and fellows through our hospital's affiliation with Tulane University School of Medicine."