Family Medicine Residency

Class of 2022, Family Medicine Resident, Medical School: LSU Health Sciences-New Orleans Jaden Kifer, MD

Dr. Kifer was raised in Oklahoma riding through wheat fields on an old pony named Buckey. He moved to Louisiana with his family during high school and attended Louisiana School of Math, Science, and The Arts in Natchitoches. He went to LSU for undergrad, majoring in Biology, Nuclear Science, and Crawfish boils. He attended medical school at LSU in New Orleans. After completing two years of surgical residency, his interests in medicine shifted and Family Medicine was more suitable to attain these. Dr. Kifer looks forward to focusing on sports medicine, inpatient care, and ultrasound. He lives in New Orleans with his wife, a food scientist and master gardener, and his two dogs. In his free time, he enjoys cycling, hiking, and taming the jungle that is his back yard.