Key Faculty

Luis R. Espinoza, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Section of Rheumatology  

Private Practice Location:
Gravier Multi-Specialty Clinic
2025 Gravier St. 
New Orleans, LA  70112
Ph: (504) 412-1517

 

Myriam Guevara, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine 
Program Director 

Private Practice Locations:
Kenner Multi-Specialty
200 West Esplanade Ave.
Suite 701
Kenner, LA  70065
Ph: (504) 412-1705

Gravier Multi-Specialty Clinic
2025 Gravier St.
New Orleans, LA  70112
Ph: (504) 412-1517

 

Chandana Shilpa Kollipara, D.O.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Private Practice Locations:
Gravier Multi-Specialty Clinic
2025 Gravier St.
New Orleans, LA  70112
Ph: (504) 412-1517

Southwest Louisiana Veterans Health Care System
2400 Canal St
3H Medicine Service
New Orleans, LA 70119

 

Nirupa J.Patel, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine   

Private Practice Location:
Kenner Multi-Specialty
200 West Esplanade Ave.
Suite 701
Kenner, LA  70065
Ph: (504) 412-1705

 

Stephen J. Derbes, M.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine   

 

Community Faculty   

Abraham Gedalia, M.D. 
Professor of Pediatrics - Gratis
Head, Division of Pediatric Rheumatology