Family Medicine Residency

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

Dr. Phipps is a native of the Southwestern Louisiana town of Sulphur, but has been a resident of New Orleans for nearly a decade. After graduating from LSU in 2009 with a degree in Spanish, he taught English in Buenos Aires, Argentina. After relocating to New Orleans and working several teaching jobs, including a Medical Spanish course, Dr. Phipps decided to pursue a career in medicine and graduated from LSUHSC-New Orleans.  He was drawn to family medicine due to a desire to provide continuity of care to patients from any walk of life. While not practicing medicine, Dr. Phipps enjoys trivia, spending time with his dog, and listening to any genre of music.