Medical Staff

Medical Director 

Danielle McMechan, MD

  • Graduate of Ross University School of Medicine
  • Graduate of the Medical College of Georgia Family Medicine Residency Program
  • Board Certified in Family Medicine
  • First graduate of LSU Health Science Center Baton Rouge's Hospice and Palliative
    Medicine Fellowship
  • Pediatrics Resident of the Year, 2015
  • Recipient of the Rick Schuman Award for Excellence in Family Medicine, 2017
  • 7 Years of Practice of Hospital Medicine in Community-Based and Academic Centers


    Associate Medical Directors

    Chaille P. Daniel, MD
    • Graduate of LSU School of Medicine 
    • Residency at LSU Earl K. Long Hospital in Baton Rouge
    • Board Certified in Family Practice
    • Private Medical Practice, Daniel Clinic in West Feliciana Parish
    • Coroner of West Feliciana Parish since 2004
    William "Keith" Kellum, MD
    • Graduate of LSU School of Medicine - Shreveport
    • Internal Medicine residency at LSU Health Sciences Center - New Orleans
    • Board Certified in Internal Medicine
    G. Douglas Say, MD
    • Graduate of LSU School of Medicine
    • Internal Medicine residency at LSU Health Sciences Center-Shreveport
    • Board Certified in Internal Medicine

    Renee Cowan, MD
    • Graduate of Cornell University in New York with a Bachelor's Degree in Biology
    • Medical Degree from Temple University in Philadelphia
    • Master's Degree in Public Health from Temple University in Philadelphia
    • OBGYN Residency at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington D.C.
    • Completed 2 years of Clinical Research in Gynecological Oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York
    • Completed a 4 year Gynecological Oncology Fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York
    • Member of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology, American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and the American Medical Association
    Smitty Smith, MD
    • Graduate of LSU School of Medicine
    • Internship at LSU Health Sciences Center-Bogalusa
    • Residency at LSU Health Sciences Center-Bogalusa
    • Private Medical Practice, Family Medicine Physicians, Tangipahoa Parish
    • American Board of Family Practice