East Jefferson General Hospital

 

Gordon M. Magonet, M.D.

Gordon M. Magonet, M.D.
Diplomate - A.B.F.M.
Diplomate - American Board Integrative Medicine

Dr. Gordon Magonet graduated from the Harvard School of Medicine in 1980. He is Board Certified in Family Medicine and is a Fellow in the American Academy of Family Physicians. In addition, he completed a Fellowship in Integrative Medicine from the University of Arizona. His professional interests include integrative medicine and nutrition. Dr. Magonet is an avid hockey fan and world traveler.

Dr. Magonet is a member of the following professional organizations: Louisiana Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Family Physicians and College of Family Physicians of Canada, Jefferson Parish Medical Society and Louisiana State Medical Society.

Chuck J. Cucchiara, M.D.

Chuck J. Cucchiara, M.D.
Diplomate - A.B.F.M.
Family Medicine Board Certified

Dr. Chuck Cucchiara graduated from the Louisiana State University School of Medicine Health Sciences Center New Orleans in 1966. He is Board Certified in Family Medicine and is a Fellow in the Academy of Family Physicians. His professional interests include geriatric medicine and practice management. Dr. Cucchiara enjoys real estate and construction in his free time.

Dr. Cucchiara is a member in the following professional organizations: member of the East Jefferson General Hospital Medical Staff, Jefferson Parish Medical Society, Louisiana State Medical Society, Louisiana Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Family Physicians.

Michael P. Hulin, M.D.

Michael P. Hulin, M.D.
Diplomate - A.B.F.M.
Family Medicine Board Certified

Dr. Michael Hulin received his Doctorate from Louisiana State University School of Medicine and completed his residency at East Jefferson General Hospital in Family Medicine in 2014. His professional interests include nutrition, physical fitness, and sports medicine. Dr. Hulin enjoys home improvement projects and reading in his free time.

Dr. Hulin is a member of the American Medical Association, American Academy of Family Physicians, and the Louisiana Academy of Family Physicians, Jefferson Parish Medical Society and Louisiana State Medical Society.

J. Kevin Russ, M.D.

J. Kevin Russ, M.D.
Diplomate - A.B.F.M

Dr. Kevin Russ graduated from the Louisiana State University School of Medicine Health Sciences Center in New Orleans in 1979. He is Board Certified in Family Medicine and is a Fellow in the American Academy of Family Physicians. His professional interests include hospital medicine, Electronic Medical Record operations and resident education. In his free time, Dr. Russ enjoys live music and playing golf.

Dr. Russ is a member of the following professional organizations: member of the East Jefferson General Hospital Medical Staff, Louisiana State Medical Society, Jefferson Parish Medical Society, Louisiana Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Family Physicians and the Southern Medical Association.

Lisa A. Casey, M.D.

Lisa A. Casey, M.D.
Program Director
Diplomate - A.B.F.M.
Family Medicine Board Certified

Dr. Lisa Arceneaux Casey completed her residency with the East Jefferson General Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program in 2008 and is a graduate of the Louisiana State University School of Medicine Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. She is Board Certified in Family Medicine. Her professional interests include pediatrics, nutrition, resident education and practice enhancement. As a New Orleans native and mother of two, she enjoys being a part of the community in which her patients reside. In her free time Dr. Casey enjoys reading, sketching, and spending time with her family.

Dr. Casey is a member of the following professional organizations: member of the East Jefferson General Hospital Medical Staff, Louisiana State Medical Society, Jefferson Parish Medical Society, Louisiana Academy of Family Physicians and the American Academy of Family Physicians.

 Patrick O'Callaghan, Ph. D.

Patrick O'Callaghan, Ph. D.
Director of Behavioral Medicine
Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Patrick O'Callaghan is a licensed psychologist. He earned his doctoral degree from Louisiana State University in Clinical Psychology. Additionally, he completed a two-year fellowship in pediatric psychology from the University of Nebraska Medical School (UNMC). After serving as an in-patient psychologist at Southeast Louisiana Hospital's Developmental Neuropsychiatric Program for seven years, he became the Director of Behavioral Medicine for East Jefferson's Family Medicine Residency Program. Over the course of his career he has taught at several universities and hospitals, and has published his research in national journals. At the East Jefferson Family Practice Center, Dr. O'Callaghan works alongside the physicians to offer a combined approach to address a multitude of issues including depression, anxiety, grief, stress, sleep problems, and various pediatric developmental and behavioral issues.

Dr. O’Callaghan enjoys studying and using nutrition and physical fitness as a means to wellness. In his free time, he enjoys playing and watching live music.

Robert C. Ryan, M.D.

Robert C. Ryan, M.D.
Diplomate - A.B.F.M.
Family Medicine Board Certified

Dr. Robert Combel Ryan graduated from the Louisiana State University School of Medicine Health Sciences Center, New Orleans in 1974. He is Board Certified in Family Medicine and is a Fellow in the American Academy of Family Physicians. His professional interests include musculoskeletal and sports injuries as well as urgent care. Dr. Ryan is former active duty military and spends his free time running and spending time with his large extended family.

Dr. Ryan is a member in the following organizations: member and Past Chairman of the Department of Family Medicine for the East Jefferson General Hospital Medical Staff, Past Secretary for the Louisiana Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Family Physicians, Louisiana State Medical Society and the Jefferson Parish Medical Society.

Vincent A. Culotta, M.D.

Vincent A. Culotta, M.D.
Diplomate - A.B.O.G.
Fellow - American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Dr. Vincent Culotta graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in 1974 and completed his obstetrics / gynecology residency at Tulane University in 1977. He is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology and is a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology and of the American College of Surgeons. His interests include quality assurance, practice management and resident education. In his spare time, Dr. Culotta participates in multiple medical societies often serving as a board member and is active on the board of the Louisiana Patients Compensation Fund.

Dr. Culotta is a member of the following professional organizations: East Jefferson General Hospital Medical Staff, Jefferson Parish Medical Society, Louisiana State Medical Society, and American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology.