Class of 2021, Family Medicine Resident, Medical School: LSU Health Sciences-New OrleansLauren McMahill, MD
Dr. McMahill was born in New York State and grew up between central New Jersey and the Hudson Valley region of New York. After graduating high school, she moved to New Orleans and began working in EMS. Soon after, she moved to Houma and worked as a paramedic in various towns throughout southeastern Louisiana. With the desire to become a physician, she began at Nicholls State University in Thibodaux. After graduating from Nicholls State, she was accepted to medical school at Louisiana State University in New Orleans. Dr. McMahill’s choice to become a Family Medicine physician stems from a desire to emphasize the importance of preventative medicine and to treat a wide variety of patients and medical conditions. As a primary care practitioner, she places high value on the relationships formed with patients and the community. In addition to medicine, Dr. Mcmahill also enjoys paddle boarding, traveling, gardening, knitting, and spending time with her dog and loved ones.