Nothing is more important than your health.  If you need medical attention, give us a call.

Well visits and some medically necessary appointments will be conducted via Telemedicine.  Others will be seen in person.

To request an appointment, call 225-570-2489.

For Emergencies, please call 911.


Baton Rouge Area General Surgery

Specialized Care for General Surgery


Surgical Team at Lane Regional No matter the procedure, the need for surgery can be unsettling. The physicians and nursing staff of Lane Surgery Group recognize this, and in typical Lane fashion, we've done all that we can to make the surgical experience as seamless and comfortable as possible. Not only will you find highly qualified and experienced surgeons at Lane, you'll also find compassionate care.

When you choose to have your procedure performed at Lane, you can expect to be guided every step of the way. It is our goal to ensure that all of your questions are answered and your concerns eased. You'll have many opportunities to speak with nurses and your surgeon in the weeks and days leading up to your procedure, as well as afterward.

At Lane, your health and comfort is our No. 1 priority. Whether your surgery is done on an outpatient basis or requires a hospital stay, you'll find a warm, professional and caring atmosphere. We place great emphasis on the needs of our patients at each and every stage of the process, from pre-op testing and preparation to postoperative care, you'll experience our best.

Lane Surgery Group


Surgical Care at Lane Regional Lane Surgery Group is a department of Lane Regional Medical Center. It provides a broad range of modern inpatient and outpatient surgeries to meet the needs of our patients, all provided with the caring touch and homelike comforts you've come to expect from Lane.


Hospital-Based Outpatient Clinic FAQs

General Surgery Procedures

*Majority performed using minimally invasive and laparoscopic techniques.

Outpatient / Day Surgery at Lane


Surgical Care at Lane Regional - TanyaAs medical advances allow for shorter and shorter hospital stays, more surgical procedures are being performed in an outpatient setting. Currently, more than half of the surgeries performed at Lane Regional Medical Center are done on an outpatient bases, which we refer to as "day surgery."

Patients are cared for by our pre and postoperative teams in the Day Surgery unit, then continue their recovery in the comfort of their own homes.

If you have any questions regarding day surgery, contact us at (225) 658-4539.

What You Need to Know Before Surgery


Surgical Care Lane Regional - JonathonFrom admission to post-operative care instructions, there is a lot that patients need to understand before undergoing any surgical procedure.  For this reason, we have compiled a comprehensive resource to help all patients of Lane Surgery Group better understand what they can expect before, during, and after their procedure.  Of course, every patient and every surgery is unique and may require additional or different instructions, but no need to worry.  Your surgical team will thoroughly review your own instructions and answer any questions beforehand.  

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FREE Stop the Bleed Training

Traumatic injuries are often sudden and unexpected.  They can occur due to falls, accidents and intentional violence.  The #1 cause of preventable death after injury is uncontrollable bleeding.  Learning how to “Stop the Bleed” can help increase the chances of survival following traumatic injury.

Lane Regional Medical Center offers free Stop the Bleed training to teach individuals how to save lives in a bleeding emergency until professional help arrives.

Taught by Dr. Jamie Bohanon, with Lane Surgery Group, this free course teaches basic bleeding control techniques including how to correctly apply pressure, dress a wound, and apply a tourniquet.

For more information call (225) 658-4587.

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