Dr. Louis Glen Mire MD
Geriatrician | Geriatric Medicine2390 W Congress St Lafayette LA, 70506
Dr. Louis Mire practices Geriatric Medicine in Lafayette, LA. Geriatricians prevent, manage, and develop care plans that address the special health problems of the elderly. Dr. Mire works as part of a team with other healthcare providers, to address the natural aging that goes on within the body and to manage multiple medical problems and ensure social support.
Education and Training
La State Univ Sch of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 1973
Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans 1973
Family MedicineAmerican Board of Family MedicineABFM
- Heart Disease
- Type 2 Diabetes
- Hay Fever (allergic Rhinitis)
- Vascular Disease
- Univ Tx Med Branch Hosps, Family Medicine; Arrowhead Reg Med Ctr, Flexible Or Transitional Year
- Arrowhead Regional Medical Center Program
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