Herbert L Muncie Jr., MD

Professor of Family Medicine
Director, Predoctoral Education

LSU Department of Family Medicine
1542 Tulane Ave., Box T1-8
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 568-6098


MD - 1971
Medical College of Georgia


Herbert L. Muncie Jr., MD, is a Professor of Family Medicine and Director of the Student Education in the Department of Family Medicine.

After completing a bachelor's degree in pre-med at the University of Georgia, Dr. Muncie received his MD from the Medical College of Georgia in 1971. He completed a Family Medicine residency at University of Maryland Hospital, where he served as chief resident, as well as a fellowship in Family Medicine. He is board-certified in Family Medicine and Addiction Medicine, with a certificate of added qualifications in Geriatrics.

Before joining the LSU faculty, Dr. Muncie served as Chairman of the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.

Selected Publications
  • Muncie HL. The safety of caffeine consumption. Am Fam Phys 2007;76:1282
  • Muncie HL, Campbell JS. Alpha and Beta Thalasemmia. Am Fam Phys 2009;80:1-6.
  • Muncie HL, LeBlanc LL. Monitoring osteoporosis treatment: DXA should not be routinely repeated. Am Fam Phys 2010;82:749-750.
  • Dawson-Caswell M, Muncie HL. Respiratory syncytial virus infection in children. Am Fam Phys 2011;83:141-146.
  • Muncie HL, William DE, LeBlanc LL. Which OC would you choose? Test your skill with these 3 cases. J Fam Pract 2011;60:76 – 83.
  • Muncie HL. Anderson GA.Thalassemia – Griffin’s The 5-MinuteClinical Consult. 2015-2017
  • Muncie HL. Phelps, KE. Raynaud’s Phenomenon – Griffin’s The 5-MinuteClinical Consult. 2015-2017
  • Muncie HL, Measles (Rubeola). Griffin’s The 5-Minute Clincial Consult. 2015-2017
  • Muncie HL, Yasinian Y, Oge L. Outpatient management of alcohol withdrawal. Am Fam Phys  2013;88:589-595.
  • LeBlanc KE, LeBlanc LL, Muncie HL. Hip fracture: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Secondary Prevention. Am Fam Physician. 2014;89:945-951.
  • Oge L, Muncie HL, Phillips-Savoy A. Rosacea – Diagnosis and Treatment. Am Fam Phyician 2015; August 1
  • Muncie HL, LeBato AL. HPV Vaccination – Overcoming Parental and physician impediments. Am Fam Physician. 2015