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Brian Harrell, MD Joins Memorial Medical Group


Memorial Medical Group Welcomes Brian Harrell, MD, CAQSM, FAAFP, a board-certified Family Medicine Specialist to its staff as part of the Memorial/LSUHSC Family Medicine Center. He is also fellowship-trained in sports medicine.

In addition to treating patients of all ages, Dr. Harrell serves on the full-time faculty of the Memorial/LSUHSC Family Medicine Residency Program with fellow faculty members Bryan Barootes, MD, Caroline Courville, MD, Brian Gamborg, MD, Alan LeBato, MD, Bradley Loewer, MD, Danette Null, MD, Tuananh Pham, MD, and E.J. Soileau, MD.

Dr. Harrell is a native of Lake Charles. He received his bachelors in zoology from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge and his medical degree from Texas A&M College of Medicine in College Station. His postgraduate training includes a family medicine residency at the Memorial/LSUHSC Family Medicine Residency Program in Lake Charles, where he served at the Calcasieu Community Clinic. He did his fellowship in sports medicine at Baton Rouge General.

Before coming back to Lake Charles Memorial, Dr. Harrell was the Program Director of the Baton Rouge General Family Medicine Residency Program as well as the Associate Program Director for their Primary Care Sports Medicine Program. He is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, Louisiana Academy of Family Physicians, American Medical Society of Sports Medicine, American College of Sports Medicine, Calcasieu Area Medical Society and Catholic Medical Association.

Dr. Harrell sees patients at his office located at 1525 Oak Park Boulevard. Most insurances are accepted. For more information contact, 337.494.6767 or go to