January 16, 2018

This Mardi Gras Season, Cannata’s Family Market is hosting its annual “King Cakes for a Cause” to support the local fight against cancer with Mary Bird Perkins TGMC Cancer Center.

Cannata’s will donate 10 percent of all sales of their Gooey Butter Snickerdoodle or their new Gooey Butter S’mores-A-Doodle King Cake to Mary Bird Perkins TGMC Cancer Center. The specialty king cakes can be purchased in the store, online at cannataskingcakes.com using the promo code “MARYBIRD,” or at PJ’s Coffee located at TGMC. 

January 17, 2018

Children’s Hospital is carefully monitoring the approaching winter storm. For the safety of staff and patients, the hospital has made the following changes to its outpatient locations schedule:

Wednesday, Jan. 17
- Northlake Pediatrics and Northshore Center will open at noon.
- Southshore Children’s Pediatrics locations, outpatient specialty clinics, and therapies will open at 10 a.m.
- Baton Rouge and Lafayette clinics will be open as scheduled.
- All surgeries and infusions at the main campus will take place as scheduled.

January 9, 2018

Nine area physicians have been selected by their peers to serve on the North Oaks Medical Center Medical Executive Committee for 2017. These officers will serve as liaisons between the North Oaks Medical Staff and North Oaks Health System Board of Commissioners.

January 9, 2018

Three area physicians have been selected by their peers to serve on the North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital Medical Executive Committee for 2018. These officers will serve as liaisons between the medical staff and the North Oaks Rehabilitation Hospital Board of Managers.

January 9, 2018

Local, fellowship-trained and board-certified General Surgeon Darren Rowan, MD, FACS, has joined North Oaks Surgical Associates.