BATON ROUGE, La. – Lawrence Breitkreutz, Jr., MD, has recently joined
Baton Rouge General Physicians (BRGP) as a cardiothoracic surgeon.
He will practice at BRGP Cardiovascular and Thoracic Specialists, located
on the Bluebonnet campus at 8888 Summa Avenue, Suite 300, joining V. Antoine
Keller, MD. Dr. Breitkreutz will perform adult cardiac and thoracic surgery
with a focus on valvular and complex coronary disease.
A Pittsburgh native, Dr. Breitkreutz received his undergraduate degree
from the University of North Carolina, then his medical degree and Master
of Science in Anatomy from Tulane University School of Medicine in New
Orleans. He completed an internship, residencies, fellowship and research
at the University of Alabama, where he also served as a clinical instructor
in general surgery, and cardiovascular and thoracic surgery. Certified
by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery,
Dr. Breitkreutz is also a Clinical Adjunct Assistant Professor of Surgery
Lawrence Breitkreutz, Jr., MD
Dr. Breitkreutz was in private practice in Texas for 20 years before returning
to Louisiana for a second and final time in 2014.
For more information, call (225) 237-1515.
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