OUR DOCTORS

                              


Dr. John Clark

Dr. Clark was born in Jena, Louisiana. He is married to Margaret Clark and they have two sons, Jared and Andrew. Dr. Clark is a graduate of Jena High School and graduated from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 1989. He completed his internship and residency at LSU Medical Center in Shreveport, Louisiana where he was Pediatric Chief Resident from 1994-1996. Dr. Clark was Board Certified in Pediatrics in 1996. He moved to Alexandria to begin practicing pediatrics that same year. He loves to hunt, fish, and spend time with his family. Dr. Clark is affiliated with both Rapides Regional Medical Center & Christus St. Frances Cabrini Hospital. He serves as the chairman of the Pediatric Department at Cabrini hospital and is the president of the Cenla Pediatric Society. Special interests include childhood asthma, attention deficit disorder and minor office procedures.


Dr. Zulma Laracuente

Dr. Laracuente was born in Salamanca, Spain. She is married to Dr. Roberto Garcia, M.D. They have twin girls, Sofia and Andrea. She spent her childhood in Puerto Rico and obtained her undergraduate degree from The University of Puerto Rico. She graduated from Ponce School of Medicine in Puerto Rico and followed with her residency in Tampa, Florida. Dr. Laracuente speaks fluent Spanish. She was in private practice for four years before moving to Alexandria, Louisiana in July of 2006. She looks forward to spending time with her husband and family. Dr. Laracuente is affiliated with both Rapides Regional Medical Center & Christus St. Frances Cabrini Hospital.


Dr. Robert Culpepper

Dr. Culpepper was born in Alexandria, Louisiana. He is a graduate of Bolton High School and Louisiana College of Pineville, Louisiana.  He received his medical degree from Tulane University Medical School of New Orleans, Louisiana. He completed his internship at New Orleans Charity Hospital of New Orleans, his General Practice Residency at Huey P. Long Hospital of Pineville, and his Pediatric Residency at LeBonheur Children's Hospital & John Gaston Hospital of Memphis, Tennessee. He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Louisiana State Medical Society, and Rapides Parish Medical Society. He is a staff member of Rapides General Hospital and St. Frances Cabrini Hospital and visiting staff of Huey P. Long Hospital.


                                   

OUR NURSE PRACTIONERS
                              


Chasity Amy, APRN, CPNP


Jane Ann Bush, APRN, CPNP


Amanda Cole, APRN, CPNP                                  


Rachel Milligan, APRN, CPNP


Heather Rachal, APRN, CPNP


Alaina Van Mol, APRN, CPNP


                                   

OUR NURSING STAFF
                              


Shawn Clifton, LPN


Mendy Cross, Medical Assistant


Aimee Martin, LPN, Nursing Supervisor


                                   

OUR OFFICE STAFF
                              


Patrice Merrell, Practice Manager


Betty Beebe, Office Manager


                                   

OUR BILLING/INSURANCE STAFF
                              


Nikki Haynes, Billing/Insurance Supervisor


Krystal Long, Billing/Insurance Specialist


Judy Marler, Billing/Insurance Specialist