Dr. Lisa Black is a family practitioner practicing in Houma, LA. Dr. Black specializes in comprehensive health care for people of all ages. In addition to diagnosing and treating illnesses, family practitioners also put focus on preventative care with routine checkups, tests and personalized coaching on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Dr. Black possesses immense general knowledge on maintaining health and today, family practitioners provide more care for the underserved and rural populations than any other medical specialty.
Education and Training
La State Univ Sch of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 1995
Family MedicineAmerican Board of Family MedicineABFM
- University Med Ctr, Family Medicine
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