Living Healthy


As of 4:00pm, March 15th, out of an abundance of caution and following recommended best practices to prevent the spread of coronavirus and to protect our members, the EJ Wellness Center is closing until further notice. All memberships are suspended and will be continued in full upon reopening. We apologize to our members for any inconvenience. We urge you all to take appropriate precautions on behalf of yourselves and your families. The safety of our members and our staff are our highest priorities. We will update this message and attempt to contact all members as soon as this policy is amended. You can also contact us at 504-503-6868, M-F 8:00am – 4:00pm.

The Wellness Center Achieve optimal health through fitness, nutrition, and more

East Jefferson General Hospital’s Wellness Center offers adults of varying fitness levels a means of achieving optimal health through individualized fitness programs, education and social interaction.

Through cardiovascular exercise, strength training, aquatic activities and specialty classes, members can increase productivity, manage chronic conditions, improve general health and get more enjoyment out of life.

The Wellness Center is a 38,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art medical fitness facility, offering a variety of cardiovascular and weight training equipment, indoor cycling room, an aquatics area with two pools, a whirlpool, a multipurpose activity room for classes, and a raised walking track, all within a pleasant and comfortable environment.

The Wellness Center staff includes a degreed health and fitness instructors, certified and degreed personal trainers, licensed massage therapists, clinical exercise physiologists, administrative staff, member service representatives, and dedicated volunteers.

The Wellness Center is conveniently located at the corner of Kawanee Avenue and Houma Boulevard, close to EJGH's main campus.

Mailing Address
3726 Houma Blvd.
Metairie, LA 70006

Hours of Operation
Mon - Thurs: 5am - 9pm
Friday: 5am - 8pm
Saturday: 7am - 5pm
Sunday: 10am - 4pm

Wellness Center Memberships A range of options to fit your lifestyle

Online Scheduling Click to View Our Class Schedule

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Cardiovascular exercise area
Dressing areas
Four-lane multipurpose pool
Massage rooms
Multipurpose activity room
Safe, lighted parking lot
Serenity gardens
Steam room
Strength training area
Walking track
Warm water pool


Strength training equipment
Nautilus Nitro
Free weights
Keiser pneumatic
Hoist equipment

Cardiovascular equipment
Arm ergometers
Elliptical cross trainers
Nu Steps
Upright and recumbent cycles