ACGME Procedure Requirements:

  • 200 EMG/NCS

  • 5 Axial Epidural Injection

  • 5 Axial Facet Injection

  • 20 Peripheral Joint Injection

  • 20 Botulinum Toxin Injection

  • 10 Ultrasound


LSU PM&R Average Procedures after 4 years

  • 500 EMG/NCS

  • 75 Axial Epidural Injection

  • 75 Axial Facet Injection

  • 200 Peripheral Joint Injection

  • 75 Botulinum Toxin Injection

  • 100 Ultrasound


The Section of PM&R of the Department of Internal Medicine administers the Pain Medicine Fellowship


General Outline of Resident Rotations & Schedules:


  • 2 months Pediatric Neurology Inpatient and Outpatient
  • 2 months Orthopedics Outpatient
  • 1 month Wound Care 
  • 2 months Sports Medicine
  • 1 month Rheumatology 
  • 1 month Family Medicine Inpatient 
  • 2 months Internal Medicine Outpatient & Cardiac Rehab
  • 1 month Inpatient Adult Rehab
  • 3 weeks of paid Vacation

PGY-2 through PGY-4:

  • Schedule varies between Inpatient Adult Rehab, Electromyography and Nerve Conduction Study Clinic, Musculoskeletal Clinic, Pain Medicine, Sports Medicine, Pediatric Rehab
  • The chief resident organizes the Resident Schedule
  • Each resident can request to have more or less of a certain Sub-Specialty in his or her Schedule
  • 4 weeks of paid Vacation







Touro Infirmary: 1401 Foucher Street, New Orleans, LA 70115

Touro Infirmary

  • Inpatient Adult Rehab: traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, stroke, amputations, post-operative orthopaedic
  • Inpatient Rehab Consults
  • Attending Physicians: Drs. Glynn, Rosenbloom, Barfoot


Children’s Hospital: 200 Henry Clay Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118

Children's Hospital New Orleans

  • Inpatient Pediatric Rehab: traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, stroke
  • Inpatient Pediatric Rehab Consults
  • Pediatric Neurology and PM&R Clinic: spasticity, botox clinic, intrathecal baclofen pump, concussion, spina bifida, pain
  • Attending Physicians: Drs. Tilton, Schultz, Weimer, Elliot







Veterans Affairs Medical Center of New Orleans: 2400 Canal Street, New Orleans

VA New Orleans

  • Musculoskeletal, stroke, prosthetic/orthotics, ALS, spinal cord injury
  • Orthopaedics
  • Radiology: Musculoskeletal radiology
  • Pain Medicine: multidisciplinary
  • Cardiac Rehab
  • Attending Physicians: Drs. Mipro, Roig, Bagley, Rothaermel, Murphy, Sharma


University Medical Center of New Orleans: 2000 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112

LSU Outpatient Clinic

  • Musculoskeletal 
  • Electromyography and Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Consult for Inpatient Rehab
  • HIV Pain Medicine
  • Attending Physicians: Drs. Glynn, Kishner


Ochsner Medical Center - Main Campus: 1514 Jefferson Highway,  New Orleans, LA 70121

Ochsner Main Campus

  • Adult Rheumatology Clinic
  • Attending Physician: Dr. Quinet


Ochsner Northshore (Lakeview Regional Medical Center: 95 Judge Tanner Blvd., Covington, LA 70433)

Ochsner North Shore

  • Outpatient Pediatric Rehabilitation (neurological problems, cerebral palsy, birth defects)
  • Sports
  • Concussion
  • Attending Physicians: Drs. Karlin, Goyenneche


Ochsner Baptist: 2700 Napoleon Ave.  New Orleans, LA 70115

Ochsner Baptist

  • Pain Medicine: Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Attending Physician: Dr. Eissa


Chabert Hospital: 1978 Industrial Blvd., Houma, LA 70363

Chabert Hospital

  • Muculoskeletal
  • Electromyography and Nerve Conduction
  • Attending Physicians: Drs. Mathai, Kishner


East Jefferson Hospital: 4200 Houma Blvd., Metairie, LA 70006

East Jefferson Hospital

  • Pain Medicine: Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Attending Physicians: Drs. McMyne, Crapanzano